Dominican Republic

Consulate information


1715 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20008

Phone: (202) 332-7670 Website

Important Facts

  • COVID-19 REGULATIONS (subject to change). Travelers must complete an “Electronic Ticket” before departure at Dominican Republic E-ticket at least 72 hours before departure. This will generate a QR code which must be presented upon arrival. Travelers are subject to a Covid-19 test and medical screening upon arrival. Details can be found in this link.
  • Passport must have at least six (6) months validity beyond the completion of a trip and two (2) blank visa pages.
  • NO VISA REQUIRED for nationals of Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Guyana, Honduras, Jamaica, Japan, Mauritius, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Portugal, Russian Fed., Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Trinidad & Tobago, UK and (British overseas Citizens), USA and some other countries traveling as a tourist. Travelers can enter the Dominican Republic with a Tourist Card and a valid passport.
  • For more information and questions contact the GC Visa office.
Visa Application Requirements US NON-US
Valid passport
Completed and signed application form (2 copies)
The application must be typewritten. Not handwritten.
Passport size photos - one (1) photo
White background and should be free of shadows, in color and clear, without glasses. Applicants must directly face camera w/ a neutral expression and clearly visible eyes.
Invitation letter
Letter should be addressed to the Consulate General of the Embassy or Immigration officer of the country. Must include: applicant's name as in passport, passport number, detailing the reason for traveling, dates, name, address and telephone number of the host.
Letter of employment (Business visa only)
Visa Office will provide this for GC employees.
Police clearance translated to Spanish
Recent bank statement
Copy of flight itinerary
A round trip travel airline ticket with traveler's name.
Copy of hotel reservation/Evidence of address while staying in the country.
Letter of support (Business visa only)
The GC Visa office will provide
Proof of valid legal residency in the US (copy only)
Be ready to show the original when applying in person.
Yellow fever certificate

Forms and Links

Application Form Tourist Card

Processing Time

Processing timeService type
10 to 15 business daysRegular

Fee per Visa

Payment Method: Cash, Money Order,

Type of VisaFee per VisaType of entryTerm of visa
Tourist95.00Single60 days
Business115.00Multiple60 days
Business125.00MultipleUp to 1 year

Additional Notes

  • Allow (2) two extra days for GC Visa Office to process your application.
  • For Long Term/Work Visa and Children under 18, Contact GC Visa Office.
  • Please note that Embassies/Country Representative Offices change the requirements on a regular basis without notifying us.
  • There is a GC surcharge for our services.

Last updated: August 4, 2022