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Office of the Embassy of Canada to the Dominican Republic, in Punta Cana

We provide services to Canadians visiting and living in the Dominican Republic.

COVID-19: Travel guidance

All travellers, regardless of citizenship, must meet specific requirements when coming to Canada. For information on COVID-19 and travel, visit COVID-19: Travel, testing, quarantine and borders.

Services and information

Adoption and surrogacy

Process to adopt a child internationally and bring them back to Canada.

Birth abroad

Register a child's birth abroad.

Citizenship services

Steps to become a Canadian citizen. Get proof of citizenship.

Criminal record checks

How to get a criminal record check abroad, if required.

Death abroad

Steps to follow when a loved one dies abroad.

Marriage abroad

Requirements, documents and processes for getting married abroad.

Notarial services

Have your documents certified and authenticated.

Passport services

Apply for a passport and what to do if your passport is lost, stolen or damaged.

Pensions and retirement

Information on pensions and retiring outside of Canada.

Same-sex marriage abroad

Country specific information on same-sex marriage.

Studying abroad

Information on education or research opportunities in foreign countries.

Visa and immigration services

Apply to immigrate. Get a visa to study, work or visit Canada.

Voting abroad

Voting process for Canadians who live abroad.

Office information


Carretera Veron- Bavaro, km 2.5, Amstar Business Center, Building 5, Suite 521, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Office closures

Date Holiday
2022-01-10 The three kings day
2022-01-24 Duarte's Day
2022-04-15 Good Friday
2022-05-02 Labour Day
2022-05-23 Victoria Day
2022-06-16 Corpus Christi
2022-07-01 Canada Day
2022-08-16 Restoration Day , Dominican Republic
2022-09-05 Labour Day (Canada)
2022-09-30 Truth and Reconciliation
2022-10-10 Thanksgiving
2022-11-11 Remembrance day
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