Passport renewal due to expiration of the Passbook
The passport is the official document issued by the Dominican Republic to its citizens with the main purpose that they can travel abroad and move from one country to another. The passport book of the Dominican Republic is bio metric and is issued for six (6) years. The passport is essential for the carrier to travel to the Dominican Republic and to be properly identified.
Dominicans living abroad can contact an authorized Dominican Consulate in order to manage the issuance of a new passport book when the previous one has expired. The issuance of a passport due to expiration takes place when the bookstore was issued six (6) years or more ago. The Dominican Consulate will deliver a Bio metric Passport with all the security and reliability guarantees suggested by the ICAO for passports.
Every Dominican citizen has the right to request a new passport book at the consular offices of the Dominican Republic when the previous one has expired.
Passport book expired.
Birth certificate legalized by the Central Electoral Board of the Dominican Republic issued as of the year 2012.
A recent photograph, size 5 x 5 cm, white background, front, without slope (includes the female and male), without a smile, without grimace, with the hair pulled back, and to clearly observe the ears.
Dominican Identity and Electoral Card.
Minors: All minors must be present at the consular office accompanied by their father, mother or guardian at the time of submitting the passport application
IMPORTANT: Also optionally the Dominican citizen can request his passport with validity of 10 years for additional cost. You must only indicate it when filling out the form.
As you can also request the VIP Service so that your passport is issued as a matter of urgency (this service has a commitment time of 24 to 48 hours (in working days) .This service requires an additional cost.
If the passport is for a minor, it must be managed by one of its parents or legal representative.
The amount to be paid is in US dollars (USD).
In this section only the most frequent services are mentioned. Any other type of service associated with a passport will be addressed according to the nature of the request.
For any service, consular offices are authorized to include additional requirements to those indicated in this document.
The consular offices have the right to refuse to manage a service, if the consular staff doubts the utility for the citizen; if you think that such service may injure the Applicant's future interests; or if you question the public FAITH of the Consular Office.
NOTE: ALL PASSPORT RENEWAL PROCESSES CAN BE PERFORMED PERSONALLY AND ALSO VIA CORRESPONDENCE BY SENDING ALL THE DOCUMENTATION AND A PREPAID ENVELOPE (Canada post, purolator, Fedex, etc).
Our hours of operation are:
Monday to Friday from 9:00A.M. – 3:00P.M.
Saturday From 9:00AM.M - 1:00P.M.
Our mailing address is:
Consulate General of the Dominican Republic
121 Richmond Street West, Suite 301
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5H 2K1