The Jamaican Embassy represents the Jamaican Government in South Africa. It handles all the information beginning from visa requirements to travel information to Jamaica.
The Embassy of Jamaica is known as the High Commission of Jamaica and it is located in Pretoria. Below are the contact details
ADDRESS: 3rd Floor, MIB Building
1119 Burnett Street
POSTAL Private Bag X5, Hatfield 0028
PHONE LOCAL: (012) 362.6667
FAX LOCAL: (012) 366.8510
Facts About Jamaica
- Jamaica is an island country situated in the Caribbean Sea
- They have a population of over 2.9 million people
- Jamaica is divided into 14 parishes, which are grouped into three historic counties that have no administrative relevance.
- The Jamaican national motto is ‘Out of Many One People‘
- The official language of Jamaica is English.
- Christianity is the largest religion practiced in Jamaica.
- The Jamaican road network consists of almost 21,000 kilometers (13,000 mi) of roads, of which over 15,000 kilometers (9,300 mi) is paved.
- They have a Total GDP of $14.556 billion.
- The currency spent in Jamaica is known as the Jamaican Dollar
- A person from Jamaica is known as a Jamaican.