Jamaica is situated in the Caribbean Sea, about 145 kilometres (90 mi) south of Cuba, and 191 kilometres (119 mi) west of Hispaniola ....read more
Vision 2030 Jamaica - National Development Plan is the 'roadmap' for making "Jamaica, the place of choice to live, work, raise families and do business”.
Each person who intends to go into business must decide on the legal structure best suited to his or her needs. The legal structure of a commercial enterprise defines the legal relationships within the enterprise as well as its relationship to its environment. In choosing the best structure, you should consider your personality, the purpose of the enterprise, its size and tax, management and statutory requirements for the several types of commercial enterprises there are.Check The Office of the Registrar of Companies
List of Relevant forms used in The Office of the Registrar of Companies
Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC)
The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) has been established as the premier business support organizations in Jamaica, for the Micro , Small & Medium Sector.
JBDC Business Information Centres
The Jamaica Business Development Corporation (JBDC) has extended its services to micro and small entrepreneurs’ islandwide through the establishment of Business Information Centres at several locations across the island. The establishment of these centres is a collaborative effort between JBDC and several professional and business organizations..........read more
Your Business in JAM
Successfully managing a business requires specific management skills in addition to knowledge of key business practices. Within this section you’ll learn about leadership traits, decision-making skills, and how to manage your employees. Additionally, we’ll walk you through a host of important topics to manage your business including: marketing basics, setting prices, filing your business taxes, legal considerations, forecasting for future growth, and financing options. If you have been operating a successful business and feel that you have moved beyond the start-up phase, it may be time to consider how to grow your business.
Winning Government Contracts
Learn the rules that will help you sell to one of the biggest consumer the Jamaica government.The Office of the Contractor-General Jamaica is the designated Governmental Authority for Contract Awards.Download the Quick Guide to Contract Awards.pdf
Promoting your company and its products and services is important for growing your business beyond its current client base. If done properly, marketing builds brand recognition and informs potential consumers of what you are selling, why they should buy it, and why they should buy it from you.
Deciding to export is a serious step towards the growth of your company.If you are new to exporting, go through this section to learn about exporting procedures and the requirements for exporting goods from Jamaica. Jampro is the agency for registering business they intend to do exports