United States to Jamaica

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Entry into Jamaica!Low Entry Requirements
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Quarantine
14 days required
Vaccinations
Not required
COVID-19 Testing
Negative molecular or antigen test within 3 days prior to arrival is required
Forms and Visas
Required
Travel/Medical Insurance
Not required
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
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Detailed Regulations
COVID-19 Testing
·Passengers travelling for business purposes will be subject to an RT-PCR test and must quarantine until a result is received under the 'Quarantine for Business Traveller' measure.

If a negative result is received, the passenger will be released from quarantine but must remain under the 'Stay at Intended Address for Business Travellers' measure for the duration of their stay. If a positive result is received, passengers will be required to quarantine at their hotel/intended address or in a government facility as determined by Jamaican health authorities.

·Passengers aged 12 years or over travelling to Jamaica are required to hold a negative PCR, NAA, RNA, or antigen test result from an accredited medical laboratory obtained within 3 days prior to departure.

The test must be authorized by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) or meet the standards of the World Health Organization (WHO), and must be performed by a College of American Pathologists (CAP) accredited, Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) registered or ISO 15189 certified laboratory.

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Unvaccinated passengers: Passengers travelling for tourism purposes and staying at an approved 'Resilient Corridor' accommodation will be subject to health screening and risk assessment on arrival. Passengers who exhibit symptoms of Covid-19 will be subject to a test on arrival and must await the result in their hotel room. If a negative result is received, the passenger will be permitted to leave the hotel room and continue their stay under the 'Stay in Resilient Corridor' measure. If a positive result is received, the passenger will be quarantined in the hotel/resort or in a government facility as determined by Jamaican health authorities.

Passengers travelling to Jamaica and not staying in an approved 'Resilient Corridor' accommodation must quarantine for 14 days on arrival and will also be subject to health screening and risk assessment on arrival and a RT-PCR or Antigen test if they exhibit symptoms of Covid-19. These passengers must quarantine for 14 days on arrival at home or in a government facility as determined by Jamaican heath authorities.

Vaccinated passengers: Quarantine is not required for passengers who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and who have received both doses of a two-dose vaccine or the single dose of a one-dose vaccine and at least 2 weeks have passed since receiving the last dose, provided they are staying outside the resilient corridors and they hold a negative PCR test result obtained within 3 day prior to departure. All other fully vaccinated passengers must quarantine for 8 days on arrival and they will have the option of taking a PCR test and if a negative result is received, they will be released from quarantine.

Forms and Visas
·Passengers must hold a Travel Authorisation in printed or electronic form.

The authorisation must be obtained within 7 days prior to travelling to Jamaica at one websitefor non-residents, and another for residents.

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