Increase in security fee for departing passengers at CJIA from Jan 1


With effect from January 1, 2017, the Security Fee for departing passengers via the Cheddi Jagan International Airport will increase from $1,500 to $2,500.

In an statement earlier today, the management of the airport explained that this fee is separate from the proposed Departure Tax of $3,500 (being administered by the Guyana Revenue Authority) effective January 1, 2017.

“Please note that all Departing Passengers are required to pay the Departure Security Fee”, the statement added.





  1. 6 grand per person to depart,12 grand per couple.What of children? Should have a discount for seniors over 65 years old, as they do in other countries.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.