Bridge to the Future

Closure Notice






The Jamaica Archives and Records Department wishes to advise the public of the temporary closure of the Jamaica Archives Unit (JAU), situated at 27 King Street, Spanish Town, St. Catherine.  

The public will receive further notice of our reopening date.  In the interim, we will facilitate your request for information via email at [email protected] or by telephone at 876-984-2581 or    876-984-5001.

We apologize for the inconvenience this unplanned closure may cause as we seek to execute urgent repairs and remedial works to better serve you our valued customers.



Office of Government Archivist
59 – 63 Church Street,
Email: [email protected]
Tel.: (876) 922-8830
Fax: (876) 948-0266
Archives Unit
Corner of King and Manchester Streets,
Spanish Town,
Saint Catherine
E-mail: [email protected]
Tel.: (876) 984-5001; 984-2581
Fax: (876) 985-8254
Audio Visual Unit
5 South Odeon Avenue,
Kingston 10
Email: [email protected]
Tel.: (876) 968-4800; 926-7995
Fax: (876) 906-4667
Government Records Centre
59 – 63 Church Street,
Email: [email protected]
Tel.: (876) 922-3705; 922-3706
Fax: (876) 922-3707