Government agencies used when creating a business in Jamaica

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The following are the names, addresses, and other contact information of the agencies responsible for various portions of the business registration process,

To register your company

Companies of Jamaica
1 Grenada Way
Kingston
(876) 908-4419-26 phone
(876) 960-7152 fax
www.orcjamaica.com
custsupport@orcjamaica.com

For the Taxpayer Registration Number

TRN Office
Kingston Mall
12 Ocean Blvd.
Kingston
(876) 922-7429         (876) 922-7429 phone
(876) 922-3913         (876) 922-3913 phone
(876) 922-7110 fax
You can also find out information about the TRN by contacting your local tax office

For the Tax Compliance Certificate

Tax Compliance Certificate Unit
12 Ocean Blvd.
Kingston Mall
Kingston
(876) 967-0212         (876) 967-0212 phone
(876) 967-0093         (876) 967-0093 phone
Toll free: 1-800-Tax-HELP         1-800-Tax-HELP
222.jrs.gov.jm
tasdpr@ cwjamaica.com

For National Insurance Scheme (NIS) registration

National Insurance Scheme
18 Ripon Rd.
Kingston 5
(876) 929-7144-6 phone

For Income Tax and General Consumption Tax

Inland Revenue Department
1-3 King Street
Kingston
(876) 922-7919         (876) 922-7919 phone
(876) 922-5683         (876) 922-5683 phone
948-1413 fax
www.jrs.gov.jm

For National Housing Trust registration

National Housing Trust
4 Park Blvd.
Kingston 5
(876) 929-6500         (876) 929-6500 phone
(876) 929-6627         (876) 929-6627 phone
(876) 960-9995 fax
www.nht.gov.jm
info@nht.gov.jm

For Product Protection (including design)

Jamaica Intellectual Property Office
18Trafalgar Road
Kingston 10
(876) 946-1300

(876) 946-0789 
www.jipo.gov.jm

Other Useful Addresses

Jamaica Promotions Corporation (JAMPRO)
18 Trafalgar Road
Kingston 10
(876) 978-7755         (876) 978-7755
(876) 978-3337         (876) 978-3337
www.jexporter.com

Scientific Research Council
PO Box 350
Old Hope Road
Kingston 6
(876) 927-1771-4 phone
(876) 977-2190-1 phone
(876) 927-1990 administration fax
(876) 927-2194         (876) 927-2194 R&D fax
head@src-jamaica.org

Bureau of Standards
6 Winchester Rd.
Kingston 10
(876) 926-3140         (876) 926-3140

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