JAMAICA  (JM)

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Recipient is responsible for duties and taxes that are assessed by the country.

PRICE GROUP: 7

P.O. BOX ADDRESSES:
Accepted: For P. O. Box Addresses a valid recipient phone/fax number must be indicated on Air Waybill (Shipping Label).

DIMENSION NOTE:
Maximum Size: Total length and girth not to exceed 108 inches.
Individual dimensions not to exceed:
    Length - 46 Inches
    Width - 35 Inches
    Height - 46 Inches
Minimum Size: An envelope or package must be large enough to completely contain the Global Express Guaranteed Air Waybill (Shipping Label), postage, endorsement, and any applicable markings. The shipping label is approximately 5.5 inches high and 9.5 inches long.

WEIGHT NOTE:
Total Not To Exceed 70 Lbs

VALUE LIMITS:
$2499.00

GIFT SHIPMENTS:
Acceptable: Duties/Taxes will be assessed.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
Non-documents shipped to an individual may require a Tax Compliance Certificate if quantity is considered "commercial". This would be determined by Customs upon arrival. Recipient would then be required to apply to the Revenue Board in Jamaica for a Tax Compliance Certificate in order for goods to be cleared.
Personal shipments valued up to $2,499 US Cost, Insurance, Freight will take 3-5 working days for clearance.
All commercial goods entering Jamaica will take up to 7 days for clearance and delivery.
Shipper and recipient information must be complete and accurate for Customs clearance purposes.
Written clearance authorization required for all non-document shipments.
All non-document shipments addressed to a company and or of commercial quantity require a Tax Compliance Certificate and Tax Registration Number for both companies and individuals.
Lot and district address are prohibited. Full street address or telephone numbers needed.
Non-document shipments may require a Caricom Invoice. This is a special Invoice used by some Caribbean countries and can be obtained by the recipient. When required, the shipment cannot clear Customs without this document.
All non-document shipments must show phone number on the Air Waybill (Shipping Label) for recipient.
Only original manufacturer's invoice or store receipts are accepted for Customs clearance purposes for non-document shipments. Non-document shipments without these documents may incur clearance delay. (Destination requirement only, no action required by shipper.)
Dutiable inbound shipments to Jamaica may incur ancillary charges (Formal Entry fee, Simplified Entry Fee and Amendments).
Warehousing charges (storage and handling fees) will apply if complete documentation is not received to clear shipments from Customs.
All raw wood packaging material over .25 inches thick must be treated and marked with requirements of ISPM-15 (International Standard Phytosanitary Measures). Excludes - Wood Packaging made wholly of wood-based products such as plywood, plastic board, oriented strand board or veneer created using glue head and pressure or a combination.

COUNTRY SPECIFIC PROHIBITION
In addition to the standard GXG prohibited items, plus:
    Firecrackers
    Toy guns
    Ice, Dry
    Food, Perishable
Logs and timber products from Liberia such as woodchips, poles, posts, fence pickets, sheets, flooring, molding, pallets, tool handles, barrels, crates, tableware/kitchenware, shutters, blinds, cases/boxes/chests for jewelry and silverware, clothes hangers, clothespins, toothpicks, etc.

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS:
Jan 01-2014; Mar 05-2014; Apr 18-2014, 21-2014; May 23-2014; Aug 01-2014, 06-2014; Oct 20-2014; Dec 25-2014, 26-2014 and U.S. Holidays

DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS:
Use the matrix below to determine if a commercial invoice (PS Form 6182) is required and to determine document and non-document status for transit time calculation. If a commodity is not listed or if there is a doubt, complete a commercial invoice for the shipment.
    Advertising (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Airline Ticket Issue (Shipment is considered a document)
    All Non-Documents and Non-Prohibited Items (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Annual Reports (Shipment is considered a document)
    Appliances (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Artwork, Commercial (Prohibited Item)
    Artwork, Fine (Prohibited Item)
    Bio Products, Non-Hazardous (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.) (329)
    Blueprints (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Books (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Brochures (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Business Cards (Shipment is considered a document) (5)
    Camera (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Checks Cashier (Shipment is considered a document)
    Checks, Business (Shipment is considered a document)
    Checks, Payroll (Shipment is considered a document)
    Checks, Travellers (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Chemicals, Non-Hazardous (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.) (782)
    Compact Disc (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Computer Printouts (Shipment is considered a document)
    Cosmetics, Non-Hazardous (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Credit Cards (Shipment is considered a document)
    Digital Video Disc (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Documents (Shipment is considered a document)
    Drawings (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Drugs, Prescription (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.) (782)
    Film, Commercial (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Food, Nonperishable (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Greeting Cards (Shipment is considered a document)
    Invitations (Shipment is considered a document) (94)
    Invoices (Shipment is considered a document)
    Journals (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Leather Goods (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Liquor, Non-Hazardous (Prohibited Item)
    Magazines (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Manuals (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Manuscripts (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Medical Equipment (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Medical Supplies (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Money Orders (Shipment is considered a document)
    Musical Instruments (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Newspapers (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Office Supplies (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Parts, Aircraft (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Parts, Computer (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Parts, Electronic (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Parts, Machine (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Personal Effects (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Photographs (Shipment is considered a document) (5)
    Slides (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Software (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Sports Equipment (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Tapes, Audio (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Tapes, Video (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Textiles, Finished (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Textiles, Unfinished (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)
    Toys (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.) (364)
    Wireless Equipment (Requires a Commercial Invoice (PS Form 6182) ( Original + 2 copies) - Shipment is considered a non-document.)


CITIES SERVED Days
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Days
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Albion 01   01
Anchovy 02   02
Annotto Bay 02   02
August Town 02   02
Barbican 01   01
Bayfarm Villa 02   02
Black River 02   02
Bogue 02   02
Bogwalk 02   02
Boscobel 02   02
Bowden 02   02
Braeton 02   02
Brandon Hill 01   01
Brown's Town 02   02
Browns Town 02   02
Bull Bay 02   02
Caymanas 02   02
Cedar Valley Rd 02   02
Cherry Gardens 01   01
Clarendon 02   02
Constant Spring 01   01
Coral Gardens 01   01
Delacree Park 02   02
Discovery Bay 02   02
Duncans 02   02
Edgewater 02   02
Elletson Flats 02   02
Ewarton 02   02
Falmouth 02   02
Ferry 02   02
Flankers 01   01
Fletchers Land 02   02
Forrest Hills 02   02
Fort Augustus 02   02
Glendevon 01   01
Gordon Town 02   02
Grants Pen 01   01
Granville 02   02
Green Island 02   02
Greenwich Town 02   02
Gregory Park 02   02
Hanna Town 02   02
Hanover 02   02
Hope Tavern 03   03
Hopewell 02   02
Independence City 02   02
Irish Town 03   03
Ironshore 01   01
Irwin 02   02
Jacks Hill 01   01
Kingston 01   01
Kingston 1 02   02
Kingston 10 01   01
Kingston 11 01   01
Kingston 12 02   02
Kingston 13 02   02
Kingston 14 02   02
Kingston 15 01   01
Kingston 16 01   01
Kingston 17 01   01
Kingston 18 01   01
Kingston 19 01   01
Kingston 2 01   01
Kingston 20 01   01
Kingston 3 01   01
Kingston 4 01   01
Kingston 5 01   01
Kingston 6 01   01
Kingston 7 02   02
Kingston 8 01   01
Kingston 9 02   02
Kintyre 02   02
Leas Flats 02   02
Linstead 02   02
Lucea 02   02
Manchester 02   02
Mandeville 02   02
Mango Walk 01   01
Mannings Hill 01   01
Mavis Bank 03   03
May Pen 02   02
Mcintyre Villas 02   02
Mona Heights 01   01
Moneague 02   02
Montego Bay 01   01
Montego Freeport 01   01
Morant Bay 02   02
Naggohead 02   02
Nannyville 02   02
Negril 02   02
New Haven 02   02
New Kingston 01   01
Newport East 01   01
Newport West 01   01
No Man's Land 02   02
No Mans Land 02   02
Norbrook 01   01
Ocho Rios 02   02
Old Harbour 02   02
Olympia Gardens 01   01
Oracabessa 02   02
Paradise 01   01
Patrick City 01   01
Pinegrove 03   03
Port Antonio 02   02
Port Bustamante 01   01
Port Maria 02   02
Port More 02   02
Port Royal 02   02
Portland 02   02
Porus 02   02
Reading 02   02
Red Hills 01   01
Riverton City 02   02
Rosehall 01   01
Round Hill 02   02
Runaway Bay 02   02
Salt Spring 01   01
Sandy Bay 02   02
Santa Cruz 02   02
Savanna La Mar 02   02
Smokey Vale 02   02
Spanish Town 02   02
Spring Garden 02   02
St Ann 02   02
St Ann's Bay 02   02
St Anns Bay 02   02
St Catherine 02   02
St Elizabeth 02   02
St James 02   02
St Mary 02   02
St Thomas 02   02
Stewart Town 02   02
Stony Hill 02   02
Tower Hill 02   02
Tower Isle 02   02
Trafalgar Park 01   01
Trelawny 02   02
Tryall 02   02
Twickenham Park 02   02
Union Garden 02   02
Unity Hall 02   02
University Of The West Indies 02   02
Walkers Wood 02   02
Wareika Hills 02   02
Waterford 02   02
Waterhouse 02   02
Westgate 01   01
Westmoreland 02   02
White Hall Ave 02   02
White House 02   02

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