Dominican Republic

Local services

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

Road assistance

Free road assistance is offered on all major toll highways 24 hours a day.

Dial 1 829 688 1000.

Consular assistance

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) 262-3108/(809) 262-3155Emailsdmgo.consul@international.gc.caInternet of Canada to Dominican RepublicTwitter@EmbCanRD
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) 455-1734Emailsdmgo.consul@international.gc.caInternet of Canada to the Dominican RepublicTwitter@EmbCanRD
Puerto Plata - Honorary consul of Canada
Street AddressCalle Villanueva No 8, Edificio Abraxas, Puerto Plata, Dominican RepublicTelephone(809) 586-5761Fax(809) 586-5762Emailpuerto-plata@international.gc.caInternet of Canada to the Dominican RepublicTwitter@EmbCanRD

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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