As of today, Wednesday, December 11, 2019, adult customers who are renewing their passport will be able to do so without having to visit the offices of the Passport, Immigration and Citizenship Agency (PICA). This, as the Agency introduced an online adult passport renewal application portal to provide customers with a more convenient option for

2019, July 24: The Passport, Citizen and Immigration Agency (PICA) in conjunction with the Jamaica Customs Agency (JCA) today launched an online version of the Immigration and Customs Declaration form (C5) to facilitate a speedier and more efficient processing of passengers and baggage at the island’s airports. The launch took place today (Wednesday, July 24)

PICA Mobile: Atlanta, Georgia

Friday, 04 October 2019 by

The PICA team will be traveling to Atlanta to host an Expo that will cater mainly to members of the Jamaican Diaspora living in the Atlanta Georgia area.

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

Friday, 09 November 2018 by

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Relocation Notice

Wednesday, 06 June 2018 by

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

Friday, 01 September 2017 by