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Dominican Republic Official or Diplomatic Visa Washington DC
5-7 Business Days
Learn more about the government fees, entry, and validity options for
Dominican Republic Official or Diplomatic Visas
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These requirements are applicable for US Citizens applying for a Dominican Republic Official or Diplomatic visa in Washington DC
Please send TDS your current valid and signed passport. It must not expire within 6 months and must have at least one blank visa page. If your passport expires within 6 months, you must renew your passport and then we will secure your visa with the new passport.
Please send 1 recent professional passport-type photograph.
Digital and non-passport photographs are not acceptable.
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Letter from sending Government Department or Agency, addressed to:
Embassy of the Dominican Republic, Visa Section, Washington D. C.
The letter must explain all of the following:
Applicant's name and occupation
Purpose of the trip
Dates of the trip
Contact person in the Dominican Republic
No application form or photos are necessary
Please Send One Completed and Signed Application Form
This visa is usually valid for ninety days from date of issue, for a period of stay not to exceed 30 days.
Your application will be hand carried to the Embassy. Processing time at the Embassy is usually 5-7 business days.
Please forward a printed copy of your order confirmation for a Dominican Republic Official or Diplomatic visa for US Citizens and all required documents to:
Local Phone Number: 202-638-3800
Urgent applications for a Dominican Republic Official or Diplomatic visa should be shipped to TDS using only the FedEx Company.
Please use FedEx Priority Overnight. Do NOT ship "First Overnight." This will delay the delivery of your package.
Once your order is complete, your Passport with the visa sticker/stamp will be returned to you via FedEx Overnight.
By connecting on the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program, the US State Department will be able to assist you better in the case of an emergency, such as if you lose your passport or it is stolen while you are abroad.
These are the fees charged by the foreign government for issuing a visa. Fees are
per person per visa.