of Jamaican Citizenship is applicable only to former Jamaican nationals who
acquired Jamaican Citizenship by virtue of birth, descent or adoption and
subsequently renounced it.
The applicant must complete the Restoration of
Citizenship Form R5 in triplicate and sign in the presence
of a Notary Public, Commissioner of Oaths or a Consular Officer at the Jamaican
High Commission in Ottawa or the Consulate General of Jamaica in Toronto.
must be submitted along with the following originaldocuments:
Letter of renunciation
Proof of current citizenship
Valid ID of applicant
Two (2) certified passports sized
photographs of the applicant, taken not more than 6 months prior to the
application. The photographs can be
certified by a Notary Public, a Commissioner of Oaths or Consular Officer at
the Jamaican High Commission in Ottawa or the Consulate General of Jamaica in
Compliant applications will be prepared
for submission within twenty four (24) months.
PICA reserves the right to request
additional and or updated information during the processing of the application.