Jamaica

Living and
Working in Jamaica

Connect with fellow expats in Jamaica
Join exciting events and groups
Get information in our Jamaica guides
Exchange tips about expat life in Jamaica

Jacques Paillard

"I always like the concept of connecting global minds and the approach of this site is just what I was looking for."

Olivia Mullins

"Expat fellows on InterNations helped us find a reliable nanny for our three kids. That was very important for us to feel comfortable here in Jamaica."

Make the most of living and working in Jamaica

Expat living in Jamaica raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Jamaican authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺShould I pick up some Jamaican colloquialisms to "brush up" my English?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend playgroups and nurseries in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Jamaica takes a lot of time. Our Jamaica expat guide is there to make your relocation to Jamaica as easy as possible. Starting with sports and leisure to information about travel & accommodation, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Jamaica.

Top Articles in the Jamaica Expat Guide

  • Moving to Jamaica

    Moving to Jamaica has long been a popular option for retirees interested in spending their retirement in the Caribbean. But with many economic and infrastructural projects on the road, Jamaica got popular among expats as well. Our guide to moving to Jamaica gives you a first insight.
  • Living in Jamaica

    Life in Jamaica is often associated with mainly two aspects: constant sunshine and the constant tunes of reggae music. This might be rooted in reality to some extent, but limiting the experience of living in Jamaica to just this would be foolish! Our expat guide gives you deeper insights.
  • Working in Jamaica

    If you thought working in Jamaica did not expand beyond producing rum and being employed in hotels, you need to think again. After a number of years of economic decline, employment in Jamaica is becoming more and more interesting for expats. Our guide offers a comprehensive overview.

Information on the Expat Life in Jamaica

Are you looking specifically for financial service providers in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Jamaica? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Jamaica provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Jamaica. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Jamaica expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Jamaica and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Hello among our expats living and working in Jamaica.

Jacques Paillard

"I always like the concept of connecting global minds and the approach of this site is just what I was looking for."

Olivia Mullins

"Expat fellows on InterNations helped us find a reliable nanny for our three kids. That was very important for us to feel comfortable here in Jamaica."

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