Jamaican nationality law

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Jamaican Citizenship Act
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Parliament of Jamaica
An Act relating to Jamaican citizenship
Enacted byGovernment of Jamaica
Status: Current legislation

The Jamaican nationality law is governed by the Law on Citizenship of Jamaica (the Jamaica Citizenship Act), and by the Jamaican Constitution.


  • Marriage, upon application a person married to a Jamaican national may apply for nationality pursuant to the constitution.[1]

Dual Citizenship[edit]

Under current Jamaican legislation, citizens of Jamaica are able to hold multiple nationalities, and even serve in the legislature of Jamaica.[2]


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