This allows a foreign national to live and work in Jamaica without restrictions on their stay, without submitting an application for a work permit or Jamaican citizenship. They are not afforded the same constitutional rights as a Jamaican citizen.
As a part of the approval process, Permanent Residence applicants will be interviewed by the Agency’s Investigation and Surveillance Unit.
Applications are processed within 3 to 6 months and all documents submitted must be the original.
N.B – All documents submitted must be original.
Applications are usually processed within 3 to 6 months.
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