Travel Restrictions Entering Dominican Republic from Canada for Vaccinated Travelers

Travel Restrictions Entering Dominican Republic from Canada for Vaccinated Travelers

Summary

Border Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Possible Health Assessment

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2x Mandatory Documents

Last Major Change
Cases Per Million
11.97
Decreased by8.06
at 5/16/2022
Vaccinated
65.85%
Increased by0.02%
at 5/17/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Canada to Dominican Republic.

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Governments may change their policies with little notice. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter the Dominican Republic. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result

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Travelers are not required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to the Dominican Republic.

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Mandatory

Mandatory travel declaration form before arrival

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Description

Travelers are required to fill out an electronic entry form before arrival, which combines the Traveler’s Health Affidavit, Customs Declaration, and International Embarkation/Disembarkation forms. Once completed, it will provide a QR code that will be scanned by the authorities on arrival.

The form must be completed individually by each traveler and travelers must complete the form a maximum of 72 hours before arrival in the Dominican Republic.

When traveling as a family, it is not necessary for each traveler in the same family to fill out an individual form. Only 1 form is needed for up to 7 travelers in the same family, after that, an additional form is required.

For more details please, check the source.

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Not Required

No proof of vaccination required

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Travelers are not required to present a vaccination certificate to enter the Dominican Republic.

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Mandatory

Travelers departing from Canadian airports require proof of vaccination

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Description

All travelers departing from Canada via air, rail, or cruise ships need to be fully vaccinated. This requirement applies to all travelers aged 12 years plus 4 months and older. This requirement applies to international and domestic departures.

Fully vaccinated travelers must have received a full course of vaccination with an accepted vaccine. The accepted 2 dose vaccines are:

  • AstraZeneca/COVISHIELD (ChAdOx1-S, Vaxzevria, AZD1222);
  • Bharat Biotech (Covaxin, BBV152 A, B, C);
  • Medicago Covifenz;
  • Novavax (NVX-COV2373, Nuvaxovid, Covovax);
  • Moderna (mRNA-1273);
  • Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty, tozinameran, BNT162b2);
  • Sinopharm BIBP (BBIBP-CorV);
  • Sinovac (CoronaVac, PiCoVacc).

The accepted 1 dose vaccine is:

  • Janssen/Johnson & Johnson.

Travelers that have received a combination of 2 accepted vaccines are considered fully vaccinated. Travelers must have received their last dose at least 14 days before arrival.

Travelers who fail to comply, refuse, or provide untruthful information on this measure, may be subject to a penalty or a fine.

More Details

For exemptions for travelers in the process of being vaccinated, travelers from remote communities, and more, please check the source.

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On Arrival

Possible

Quarantine may be required

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Description

Travelers with a high temperature or with symptoms will be required to take a COVID-19 rapid test. If they test positive, they will be required to quarantine at a designated facility.

Minimum Quarantine Duration
No Time Period
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Possible

Health screening may be required on arrival

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Description

Temperature screening may be required for all travelers on arrival or departure by Dominican authorities.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Moderate Risk
COVID-19 transmission is moderate in Dominican Republic.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
11.97
Decreased by8.06
at 5/16/2022
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
2.23%
Decreased by0.01%
at 5/8/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
65.85%
Increased by0.02%
at 5/17/2022
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
7,213,563
Increased by2,984
at 5/17/2022
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.72
Decreased by0.12
at 5/16/2022

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, they may be re-introduced at any time and preventative health measures remain encouraged. Information relating to the COVID-19 response in the Dominican Republic can be found at https://www.godominicanre...
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Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required on public transportation and recommended in all other settings.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transport is operating at reduced capacity.

Restaurants

Open
Restaurants are open and alcohol can only be sold until midnight on weekdays and until 2 am on Friday. and Saturdays.

Bars

Open
Bars are open. Alcohol can only be sold until midnight on weekdays and until 2 am on Friday. and Saturdays.

Nightclubs

Open
Nightclubs are open. Alcohol can only be sold until midnight on weekdays and until 2 am on Friday. and Saturdays.

Shops

Open
Shops are open with adapted safety measures are in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing.

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