The British Embassy in Santo Domingo maintains and develops relations between the United Kingdom and the Dominican Republic.
Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the British Embassy is working remotely.
Find out more on our UK and the Dominican Republic news page.
We provide services to British nationals living in and visiting the Dominican Republic and Haiti. You can access UK government services while in Dominican Republic and Haiti.
If you’re travelling in Dominican Republic, see our Dominican Republic Travel Advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).
See also our coronavirus travel advice for all our latest guidance on travel during coronavirus.
If you’re in Dominican Republic and you need advice which is not covered by reading our travel advice then you can contact us online.
If you’re in the Dominican Republic and you need urgent help (for example, you’ve been attacked, arrested or someone has died), call +1-809-472-7111 / +44 1908 51 6666. These numbers are available 24/7.
Get an emergency travel document
If the person needing the emergency travel document is under 16, a parent or guardian should apply on their behalf.
If you are travelling in more than 3 weeks, check if you can get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.
If you are not a British citizen or have not had a British passport before
If you’re not sure, check if you’re a British citizen
If you’re not a British citizen but think you may be eligible, contact us to apply for an emergency travel document.
Other consular services
Notarial and documentary services
See the full list of notarial and documentary services we provide.
We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in the Dominican Republic.
British Embassy Santo Domingo
The British Embassy remains working, but is doing so remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you are a British person in need of help, please call +1 (809) 472-7111, selecting the option for help for British people. Your call will be answered 24hrs a days, 7 days a week. You can also write to us using our contact web form: www.gov.uk/contact-consulate-santo-domingo if you prefer.
The Consular Section operates an appointment-only system. Appointment times can be accessed by following the steps for the service you require on our website, once Embassy reopens.
For all other Embassy enquiries, you can email: UK.inDominicanRepublic@fcdo.gov.uk. Please note this email is only monitored during office hours. For emergency contact or cases involving British people, please use the telephone number or the web form, which are monitored 24/7.