A Taxpayer Registration Number (TRN) is a unique nine-digit identification number assigned to each individual taxpayer, business enterprise, organization (non-profit, partnership, charity, etc.) by way of an automated system.

Requirements for Individuals (Submitting applications from overseas)

  • Completed and signed TRN application form (click here for application)
  • A copy of applicant’s Passport OR Driver’s Licence (notarized by a Notary Public, High Commission or Consulate). Passport or Driver’s License must include the applicant’s name (full last and first name), date of birth, photograph and signature
  • If someone is being authorized to collect the TRN card an authorization letter from the applicant should be attached, stating the name of the person authorized to collect the card
  • TRN Cards for applicants who submitted their forms via mail from overseas will then be mailed to applicant’s address as stated on application
  • If the Identification or supporting documents are not in English, an official translated version is also required.
  • The signature on the application form must match that on the Identification presented
  • The application is to be mailed to the:

Taxpayer Registration Centre
Tax Administration Jamaica (TAJ)
116 East Street, Kingston
Telephone: 1-876-924-9280/1