DR Immigration News

 Student Visa 
 
Student visas are issued for travelers whose purpose is to study in the Dominican Republic and who have already been accepted by a Dominican educational institution. 
 Business Visa 
 
Business visas are issued for travelers with business, professional or commercial purposes. They are granted for one (1) entry within 60 days of being issued. 
 Missionaries / NGOs
 
All foreign nationals looking to remain in the country longer than sixty days and obtain legal status, must complete a two part residency process.  
 Extension Of Status 
 
In order to extend a visit to the Dominican Republic, the tourist has to go to the offices of the Dirección General de Migración at the airport and pay for an extension.