Dominican Rep. Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Dominican Rep.
Capital city: Santo Domingo
Currency: Dominican Peso (DOP)
Local time: GMT- 4
Telephone code: + 1 809, +
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

For persons of 16 years of age or older:- 200 cigarettes;- 1 liter of alcohol;- goods for personal use;- gifts up to a maximum ... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import permit, issued by the Ministry of Interior and Police, is required.... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited or restricted under CITES. For further detail... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Import of meat and plants and their products require an import permit, issued by the office of the Plant Protection and Quarantine Service of the D... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of reasonable quantities of tobacco products and spirits.... More information


Cats and dogs require:- health certificate issued within 15 days prior to arrival by a competent veterinarian in country of origin;- rabi... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at first airport of entry. Exempt:- Passengers arriving on international flights and transiting wi... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Departure Tax of USD 20.- is normally included in the tic... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Dominican Peso-DOP): amounts ex... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.