Jamaica-bound travelers to be screened online

Norman Manley International Airport, Jamaica

Caribbean Airlines on Monday announced that all customers travelling to Jamaica must first complete an online screening and application to receive the necessary approvals for entry to the country.

A release on the airlines website said “it is imperative that on receipt of the approval email, applicants follow the additional instructions in the email. This allows them to download their travel authorisation document.”

“This downloaded authorisation document presents the user with a unique barcode and application reference number, along with their name, date of birth and passport number, which must be presented at check-in,” the release stated.

Travel requirements outlined by the Jamaica Ministry of Health and Immigration Services have to be met before travel is allowed, and the airline will only accept the downloaded approval authorisation with a unique barcode.

Online screening can be carried out as follows: