The formal process of giving up one’s Jamaican Nationality/citizenship is referred to as Renunciation.
The applicant should be of full age and capacity, either a national of a foreign country or has been assured of such nationality on the condition that he/she renounces Jamaican Nationality.
Compliant applications will be prepared and submitted to the Ministry of National Security within 24 months.
• Applications submitted locally will attract a non-refundable fee of JMD $80,000.00.2 Payment for local applications will only be accepted in Jamaican dollars.
• Fees for the various foreign currencies are accepted but are only applicable to applications submitted through the Jamaican High Commission Consulates/Embassies. The required costs are quoted as follows: USD$1000.00; CAD$1,100.00; GBP£625.00; EUR€700.00
PICA reserves the right to request additional and or updated information during the processing of the application.