Important note about the new visa center fees from China:
The Chinese Embassy announced that as of 18 February 2019, the following surcharges will be introduced for each visa application. These are to be paid plus the visa fee.
Details can be found here: NEWS
We are the official partner of the Embassy of the Dominican Republic in Bern. For each nationality we have put online the main application procedure for tourism and business with a maximum stay of 90 days. If you need a specific visa, for exemple family reunions, you want to emigrate, study or anything else, we are also your professional contact - don't hesitate to contact us.
1 Application form
Dully filled and original signed (download)
Valid for at least 18 months beyond return date
1 visa photos
5x5 cm, in color with white background (see photo criteria)
Invitation letter on company letterhead, stamped and signed. The letter must specify:
Carta de Garantia
Issued by the inviting company in the Dominican Republic.
Letter of introduction
from the applicant's employer in Switzerland, stamped and signed. The letter must specify:
Work certificate in Spanish
A confirmation letter from the employer. The letter must include such as:
Proof of financial evidence in Spanish
One of the following variants is sufficient:
Criminal Record Excerpt
International birth certificate in original and certified with apostille. In addition, it requires a translation in Spanish which must also be certified with an apostille.
If necessary, a copy of the applicant´s residence permit valid for Switzerland or Liechtenstein
If you travel as a tourist to the Dominican Republic, you need a tourist card. We are one of the few service providers in Switzerland who are officially authorised to offer tourist cards.
Please note that the tourist cards for the Dominican Republic can not be canceled or returned. The costs are non-refundable. The tourist cards do not expire and can be used for a later trip.
15 - 20 working days
Do you need help with translations and certifications? We are happy to take over this for you. We get the correct translation through our partner and apply for the necessary certifications. We will gladly send you a free offer.