The British Embassy in Santo Domingo maintains and develops relations between the United Kingdom and the Dominican Republic.

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.

Urgent assistance

If you’re travelling in Dominican Republic, see our Dominican Republic Travel Advice about coronavirus (COVID-19).

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. This number is available 24/7. If you’re in the UK and worried about a British person in Dominican Republic, call 020 7008 5000 (24/7, 365 days a year).

Get an emergency travel document

You can apply for an emergency travel document if you’re abroad and your passport has been lost or stolen, damaged or expired, and you can’t get a new or replacement passport in time to travel.

Apply online for 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.

Make an appointment for a notarial or documentary service or contact us by telephone for further help.

Consular fees

We charge fees for some of our services. See the full list of consular fees in the Dominican Republic.

Our people

Mockbul Ali OBE

British Ambassador to the Dominican Republic

Contact us

British Embassy Santo Domingo

Av. Winston Churchill 1099 Torre Citigroup, Acropolis, Floor 18, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

+1 (809) 472 7111/+44 20 7008 5000

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: 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.

For all other Embassy enquiries, you can email: 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.

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