Japan Embassy and Consulates in Jamaica
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Jamaican and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:
|National Heroes' Day||Tuesday, October 19||3 weeks|
|Culture Day||Wednesday, November 03||1 month|
|Labour Thanksgiving Day||Tuesday, November 23||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 months, 4 weeks|
|Boxing Day||Sunday, December 26||2 months, 4 weeks|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 months|
|Coming-of-Age Day||Thursday, January 13||3 months, 2 weeks|
|National Foundation Day||Friday, February 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday||Wednesday, February 23||4 months, 4 weeks|
|The Emperor's Birthday Holiday||Thursday, February 24||4 months, 4 weeks|
|Ash Wednesday||Saturday, February 26||5 months|
1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Jamaica?
Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Jamaica including and Kingston.
2 - Do Jamaican citizens need a visa for Japan?
Jamaican citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Jamaica for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Jamaica?
The Japanese representative offices in Jamaica will be closed in observance of the following Jamaican and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:
- National Heroes' Day (JM) Tue, Oct 19, 2021 (3 weeks)
Time in Japan vs Jamaica
Tokyo, Japan time is 13:00 hours ahead of Kingston, Jamaica