About Us

Dominican Republic

Service locations

There is no Australian diplomatic mission in the Dominican Republic.  The Department's office in Ottawa, Canada, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in the Dominican Republic. 

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian High Commission



This visa office provides immigration and visa services to clients in Canada, Central America and the Caribbean including: Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Pierre et Miquelon, St Vincent & The Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands.

Street address
The Australian High Comission
50 O'Connor Street, Suite 1301
Ottawa Ontario K1P 6L2
Postal address

As above

Counter hours

By appointment only.
Note: Appointments can be made by calling the Global Service Centre.

Additional information

Payment information​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Credit card is the preferred payment option.

Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

Money order or International bank draft

If you are paying by money order or international bank draft, you must make it payable to 'Australian High Commission' and payment must be in Canadian dollars.

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​



Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office.​​​​


​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.


Panel physician

Dominican Republic

Consultorios de Visa
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Avenida Independencia 254​


+1 809 685 1587


+1 809 686 3047

Police check

Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic
Street address

Procuraduria General de la Republica Dominicana
Centro de Atencion al Ciudadano
Av Maximo Gomez #21, Esq Bolivar
Santo Domingo


809 533 3522 (ext. 3028)

Electronic contact


Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Certificate of No Judicial Records’ (Certificado de No Antecendentes Judiciales).
Residents: Apply in person to the address above.
Non-residents: Apply to the office above for instructions on how to obtain a certificate.
Residents and non-residents: Provide a photocopy of both sides of your Dominican National Identification Card (cedula), valid passport and one passport-sized photograph.
Foreign residents and former residents: Provide a resident card and a copy of your passport.
Fee: payable.