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Emergency services

In case of emergency, dial 911.

Tourist police

The tourist police (CESTUR) provide a security presence in tourist areas and first response assistance to tourists.

If in tourist areas, contact CESTUR: 1 809 200 3500

CESTUR – Dominican Republic government

Road assistance

Free road assistance is offered on all major toll highways 24-hour.

Dial 1 829 688 1000.

Consular assistance

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian government offices in Dominican Republic offers emergency consular services on an appointment basis only until further notice. If you need emergency consular assistance, contact the Embassy of Canada to Dominican Republic, in Santo Domingo, by email or telephone.

Santo Domingo - Embassy of Canada
Street AddressAv. Winston Churchill 1099, Torre Citigroup en Acropólis Center, 18th Floor, Ensanche Piantini, Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicPostal AddressP.O. Box 2054, Santo Domingo 1, Dominican RepublicTelephone(809) 262-3100Fax(809) 262-3108Emailsdmgo@international.gc.caInternetwww.dominicanrepublic.gc.caServicesPassport Services AvailableFacebookEmbassy of Canada to the Dominican RepublicTwitter@CanEmbDROther social media Embajada de Canadá en República Dominicana
Punta Cana - Office of the Embassy of Canada
Street AddressCarretera Veron- Bavaro Km. 2,5, Amstar Business Center, Building 5, Suite 521, Punta Cana, Dominican RepublicTelephone(809) 455-1730Fax(809) 455-1734Internetwww.dominicanrepublic.gc.caServicesPassport Services AvailableFacebookEmbassy of Canada to the Dominican RepublicTwitter@CanEmbDROther social media Embajada de Canadá en República Dominicana
Puerto Plata - Consulate of Canada
Street AddressCalle Villanueva No. 8, Edificio Abraxas, Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicTelephone(809) 586-5761Fax(809) 586-5762EmailPuerto-plata@international.gc.caServicesPassport Services AvailableFacebookEmbassy of Canada to the Dominican RepublicTwitter@CanEmbDROther social media Embajada de Canadá en República Dominicana

For emergency consular assistance, call the Embassy of Canada in the Dominican Republic, in Santo Domingo, and follow the instructions. At any time, you may also contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa.

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