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Dominica Visa and Passport Requirements

Passport required Return ticket required Visa Required
USA Yes Yes No
EU Yes Yes No
British Yes Yes No
Australian Yes Yes No
Canadian Yes Yes No


To enter Dominica, a passport valid six months and a return ticket are required by nationals referred to in the chart above.


Visas for Dominica are not required by the nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of six months, except:

• Nationals of Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and the UK who can visit visa-free for up to three months.

• Nationals of Croatia, who can visit visa-free for up to 21 days.

Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy or high commission to check visa requirements for Dominica.

Visa Note

Cruise ship passengers do not require a visa.

Types and Cost

Visitors visa: £25.


Transit passengers do not require visas providing they hold return tickets and can satisfy the immigration officer they will not remain in Dominica longer than 21 days.

Application to

High commission or consulate (or consular section at embassy). 

Working days

Allow 10 working days for visa processing.

Sufficient Funds

All visitors to Dominica must have sufficient funds to cover their length of stay.

Entry with pets

If you wish to bring your pet into Dominica, you must obtain an import permit.

This page reflects our understanding of current rules for the most common types of travel to the said country. However, please note that each authority sets and forces entry rules, hence we strongly recommend that you verify critical information with the relevant embassy before travel.

Embassies and tourist offices

Office for the High Commission for the Commonwealth of Dominica in the UK

Telephone: (020) 7370 5194.
Address: Earls Court, 1 Collingham Gardens, London, SW5 0HW,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri 1000-1300 (visa and passport section).

Embassy of the Commonwealth of Dominica in the USA

Telephone: (202) 364 6781/2.
Address: NW, 3216 New Mexico Avenue, Washington, DC, 20016,
Opening times:
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