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What is DBJ SERVE?

The Ministry of Finance and the Public Service in partnership with the Development Bank of Jamaica has allocated J$3B under the DBJ SERVE Jamaica programme for financing support to MSMEs.

The DBJ SERVE Programme acts as a catalyst for the recovery of local economic activity by assisting businesses that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

The programme consists of  three products highlighted below:

  • DBJ Go-Digital Voucher
  • DBJ Go-Digital Loan
  • DBJ MSME Recovery  Loan

EXIM Bank of Jamaica, an AFI of DBJ, has been tasked with providing financing under the DBJ SERVE – MSME Recovery Loan Programme.

Benefits of DBJ SERVE – MSME Recovery Loan

  • Loan Amount : Up to $10,000,000
  • Interest Rate: 5%
  • Repayment Period: Up to 8 years

You may also access additional funds with EXIM Bank’s RESET Loan.

What can it be used for?

  • Working capital
  • Debt consolidation
  • Refinancing of:
    • Business loans
    • Overdrafts
    • Credit card business debt
  • Purchase of real estate for use by the business

Who Is Eligible?

To be eligible to access this facility, you must be a SME operating in Jamaica and be a part of the productive sector such as export, manufacturing, tourism and related services, creative industries, professional services, and the mining & extraction industries.

How to Apply

Fill out the application form