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Materials on this website were produced and/or compiled by the Jamaica Archives and Records Department for the purpose of providing the public with direct access to information about the programs and services offered by the Jamaica Archives and Records Department. The material on this site is covered by the provisions of the Copyright Act, Jamaican laws, policies, regulations and international agreements. Such provisions serve to identify the information source and, in specific instances, to prohibit reproduction of materials without written permission.

Non-commercial Reproduction

Information on this site has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial use and may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without charge or further permission from the Jamaica Archives and Records Department. We ask only that:

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Commercial Reproduction

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Office of Government Archivist
59 – 63 Church Street,
Kingston
Tel.: (876) 922-8830
Fax: (876) 948-0266

Archives Unit
Corner of King and Manchester Streets,
Spanish Town,
Saint Catherine
Tel.: (876) 984-5001; 984-2581
Fax: (876) 985-8254

Audio Visual Unit
5 South Odeon Avenue,
Kingston 10
Tel.: (876) 968-4800; 926-7995
Fax: (876) 906-4667

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Kingston
Tel.: (876) 922-3705; 922-3706
Fax: (876) 922-3707

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The Jamaica Archives and Records Department website does not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail or registering in a secure portion of the site.
All personal information created, held or collected by this office is held in confidence. You will be informed of the purpose for which it is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information.