Steps to Establishing an offshore operation in Jamaica
Easy steps to eastablishing an offshore operation in Jamaica

A wide range of attractive incentives, trade concessions and an efficient business environment, unmatched in the caribbean, make Jamaica the ideal location for offshore and export-oriented investors

There are eight basic steps to establishing your operation within a Port Authority Free Zone:

  1. Make initial conatct with Free Zone Administrator
  2. Submit Free Zone Application
  3. Apply for company incorpartion/local registration
  4. Submit Business Plan for Approval
  5. On approval, the Zone's Administration notifies Customs and other agencies of Company's Free Zone status
  6. Apply for work permits, electricity and telecommunictaion services. Identify and interview workers
  7. Ship Machinery and other equipment if necessary
  8. Project Commences

Investors locating their Contact or Call Centre business in Montego Bay will have access to a wide range of quality services and a business environment that is supportive of a successful operation.

These include:

  • A tourist destination where foreign investors, feel a greater sense of security
  • A "business haven" for investors that offers opportunities for work and leisure in one convenient location.
  • A workforce that is qualified, skilled and customer-service oriented
  • A telecommunications industry offering highly competitive rates in a deregulated sector
  • Modern business facilities
  • Competitive rental rates
  • 24-hour security services
Employees at work in a call center
Montego Bay Free Zone Management Services

The Montego Bay Free Zone has, over the years, established a reputation for excellence and all investors and tenants of the Zone can look forward to the highest quality service. The Administration is committed to:

  • An efficiently managed business environment
  • Modern business facilities
  • Beautifully maintained grounds and common areas
  • On-site Customs Office
  • Competitive rental rates
  • 24-hour security services
Call Center Environment MBFZ Management Services Business Operations at MBFZ
Business Operations at the Montego Bay Free Zone

A wide range of offshore business activities currently operate out of the Zone including:

  • Call and Contact Centres
  • Data and Advertising Processing
  • Software development
  • Light electronic assembly
  • Apparel Manufacturing
  • Distribution of goods
Training exercise for workers at MBFZ