News & Events

Happy 47th Anniversary of Independence Grenada!

The Consul General and Staff of the Consulate General of Grenada, Miami wish all Grenadians, especially in the Diaspora, a Happy, Festive, Healthy, Enjoyable and Safe 47th Anniversary of Independence!

This year’s celebrations might be a tad bit different due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but no less enjoyable.  That being said, the Consulate General of Grenada in Miami wishes to invite you to partake in the many virtual celebrations being planned for Independence and to share the information with your family and friends.  Let us continue to take pride in our nationalism to Grenada.  If anyone has additional celebrations and would like to share it with us, please do not hesitate to do so.

Prime Minister’s 2021 Independence Message
Grenada Schedule of Events (Viewable through www.youtube.com/govgdgistv/live or www.facebook.com/gisgrenada/live)
United States Virtual Service…         Embassy PPE for Grenada Schools Fundraiser
Canada Virtual Service

Implementation of Testing Fee for Travel to Grenada

St. George’s: December 29, 2020: Effective January 1, 2021, all arriving travellers to Grenada are required to pay a one-time <strong>$150.00 USD</strong> ($410.00 XCD) Coronavirus (COVID-19) test fee, which will cover their day-four test or any test taken while on Island.  (read more…)

Should you need to wear a GPS Wrist Band while in Grenada, there is also a $55.00 USD fee for this.  Both the COVID-19 Test Fee and GPS Wrist Band Fee may be paid online before travelling to Grenada.  Should you so wish, please visit www.pay.gov.gd to do so.  (Please keep your receipt from payment with you when you travel.)  If you would rather pay upon arrival, you may also do so.

Season’s Greetings

Consular Services for the Holiday Season

For the Holiday Season, the Consulate General of Grenada, Miami will be closed from Friday, 25th December 2020 until 3rd January 2021.  The Office will re–open to the public on Monday, 4th January 2021 @ 10:00 a.maccording to our COVID19 Protocols.

The deadline for submission and receipt of applications for Consular Services, including Passport Renewals, Visas, Verification of Documents etc. by the Consulate, will be Thursday, 10th December 2020.  Applications received after this date are not guaranteed to be processed and returned before the closure of the Consulate on Thursday, 24th December 2020 @ 2:00 p.m.

Nationals, please visit your page for your consular needs.

Visitors, please visit your page for your consular needs and if visiting Grenada during the Holiday Season, please remember the last day for arriving in Grenada in time to be out of quarantine to spend Christmas Day with your family/friends is Thursday, 17th December 2020.

REMEMBER:

1)        You need your Pure Safe Travel Authorization Certificate to be able to board your flight.  Complete your online application in order receive your Certificate.
2)        Be certain your accommodations for your quarantine are on the Approved Quarantine Locations.  Visit our Tourism website to make your reservation.
3)        Make sure your negative PCR test results are no more than Seventy–two (72) hours from your arrival in Grenada.   When to get Tested.

Please see the relevant Press Release pertaining to the new Travel Protocols.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Update from Consulate

Dear Nationals and Friends,

The Consulate General of Grenada, Miami continues to monitor the situation regarding the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the United States.

“To minimize the risks within our community, we are adhering to the appropriate protocols and continue to make the safety and well-being of our nationals and our staff a priority.

Given the growing health concerns related to COVID-19, and out of an abundance of caution, we are suspending in-person consular services with the exception of First-Time Grenadian born Applicants with urgent travel itineraries. If you need to renew your passport, please do so via courier or certified mail.

These decisions may change based on the day-to-day developments regarding the spread of the virus, so please check our

I encourage you to exercise common sense and take all necessary precautions for your personal health and safety. We continue to rely on information from the Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) State and Local authorities and urge you to familiarize yourself with the guidelines and latest updates issued by the CDC and your state/local health department.” Compliments Ambassador Smith – Embassy of Grenada, Washington, DC

For more information regarding current CDC travel advisories related to COVID-19, visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/index.html. Also, please visit the Department’s dedicated COVID-19 webpage for information and guidance regarding COVID-19 in Florida.

Renowned Caribbean Hotelier Sir Royston O. Hopkin KCMG, Owner of Spice Island Beach Resort, Grenada, Passes On

GRAND ANSE BEACH, GRENADA (Feb. 24, 2020) — Sir Royston O. Hopkin KCMG, owner and chairman of the award-winning Spice Island Beach Resort in Grenada (www.SpiceIslandBeachResort.com) has died following complications from heart surgery. (read more)

Holiday Greetings / Closure of Office for the Holidays

Holiday Greetings

Dear Nationals and Friends,

The Consulate General of Grenada, Miami will be closed from Monday, 24th December 2018 to 1st January 2019.  The Consulate General will reopen to the public on Wednesday, 2nd January 2019 at 10:00 a.m.  The Consul General and Staff of the Consulate wishes everyone a safe, Blessed and Happy Holiday Season with loved ones and friends and looks forward to serving you again in the New Year.

Prime Minister’s 2018 Budget Address

Click here to read the Budget Speech presented by Dr. The Rt. Hon. Keith C. Mitchell, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Energy, to the House of Representatives on November 27, 2017, for the budget for 2018.