Kingston, Jamaica; 2019, July 15: The Passport, Immigration and Citizenship (PICA), through a partnership with the Consulate General’s office in New York is reaching out to 2nd and 3rd generation Jamaicans to help them to connect with their roots by offering Citizenship services in its I Am Jamaican citizenship campaign. The campaign will see PICA’s

The newly acquired automated border crossing (ABC) kiosks at the Sangster International Airport (SIA) will now allow children as young as 13 years old to use the machine for processing through airport immigration. Prior to acquiring the updated technology, only passengers 18 years and older could use the kiosks. The additional twenty machines bring to

How to Become A Jamaican Citizen

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Relocation Notice

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Effective Monday, June 11, 2018, PICA’s Citizenship and Immigration Services will be relocated and will no longer be offered at its head office on Constant Spring Road. Customers wishing to obtain Citizenship and Immigration services, including unconditional landing and extension of stay will be required to visit the Agency’s offices at 8 Waterloo Rd. Passport

The Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA) and the Jamaica Customs Agency(JCA) welcomed delegates for the 19th annual staging of the CARICOM Chiefs of Immigration and Comptrollers of Customs (CICC19) meeting. The 3-day meeting was held from May 29 – 31 at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston. Delegates were also treated to a Welcome

On December 14, 2017, representatives for the Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency were on hand for the launch of the Agency’s passport dropbox facility and courier service. The new services will allow customers to apply for and obtain their passport with greater ease and convenience. Shortly after the launch, the Agency received its first set

PICA 10th Anniversary Publication

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PICA is proud to be associated with this year’s staging of JAMAICA 55 DIASPORA CONFERENCE from July 23 – 26. The Agency will be providing Passport, Citizenship and Unconditional Landing services at the event. Click on the video to learn more about the event.

LAW Enforcement 5K Torch Run

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New PICA Outlet opens in Sav

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 by

PICA’s newest outpost opened its doors recently to customers in Savanna-la-mar, Westmoreland. The new PICA outpost occupies a shared space at the PETCOM Service Station located on Main Street, Dunbar’s River. As an outpost, the facility will not offer full passport services but will operate as a checking station for individual’s application. Once an application