Welcome

Ambassador Urs Schnider © FDFA
Ambassador Urs Schnider ©FDFA

Dear visitor,

Welcome to this homepage that will give you access to the Regional Consular Center Santo Domingo, which is attached to this Embassy. The center is territorially competent for the Dominican Republic, Antigua & Barbuda, Dominica, St Kitts & Nevis and the Republic of Haiti.

The Regional Consular Center Santo Domingo represents the interests of Swiss citizens residing within in the consular area mentioned above or those who temporarily stay within. It is responsible for all consular matters such as registration, passports and identity cards, civil status affairs (marriages, births, etc.) old pension or invalidity funds (AHV/IV), the exercise of voting rights at federal level and the formalities to enter Switzerland (visas), etc.

More than 2’500 Swiss are living in these five countries. The Regional Consular Center Santo Domingo strives to be a reliable and competent point of contact, providing prompt and efficient services. You’ll find here all the replies to your answers as well all the necessary information and guidelines for consular matters.

It is a pleasure that you are using this useful webpage. The Regional Consular Centre is gladly collecting any suggestions and comments in order to steadily improve its services.

Yours faithfully,
Urs Schnider
Ambassador of Switzerland