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COVID-19 Dominican Republic

Please use this page in conjunction with the smartraveller country travel advice for the Dominican Republic. We strongly encourage you to subscribe to our travel advisories on smartraveller.gov.au, sign up for critical updates by SMS and follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@AusEmbMex) for the latest information on conditions in the Dominican Republic

List of laboratories for COVID-19 (PCR) testing

Service Providers

There are movement restrictions, including a curfew in place in Dominican Republic – refer to the smartraveller travel advice for Dominican Republic for further details. Certain stores have reported that they will deliver.

The following essential service providers have reported they will be opening sporadically in major urban centres.  Contact the service provider directly to confirm operating hours. Certain stores may also limit the number of patrons in store at any one time. You should consider home delivery options where available.

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Gas Stations

Supermercado nacional


Farmacia Carol


Scotiabank (Facebook)




Farmacia Los Hidalgos







Banco Promerica



Local Emergency Numbers

CESTUR, the tourist assistance unit, provides 24-hour help:

Fire and rescue services - Call 809 682 2000
Medical emergencies - Call 911 or go to the nearest hospital.

Red Cross 809 334 4545

Police -Call 809 682 6520 or visit the nearest police station.

Emergency telephone operators may not speak English.

Always get a police report when you report a crime.

Your insurer should have a 24-hour emergency number.

Actions to take