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Lost or Stolen Dominican Passport – How to reapply for Re-Issue

How to apply for a Dominican passport when it has been Lost or Stolen Lost, Stolen, or Damaged Passports must be reported immediately to the nearest Police Station or Commonwealth of Dominica High Commission/Consulate or the Immigration Office, Roseau. Commonwealth of Dominica Lost or Stolen Passport Re-issue Procedure – Required Documents: All documents that are…

Dominica removes COVID-19 travel protocols, on arrival testing is NOT required

The Ministry of Tourism, International Transport and Maritime Initiatives of the Commonwealth of Dominica, on August 23, Tuesday, announced new amendments to protocols regarding COVID-19 for entry into the country. The Government of Dominica has removed several protocols which will ease the travellers to come in and out of the country without any major formalities…

Number One CBI Program

Dominica has been named the number one Citizenship by Investment program for the year 2022, published by the Financial Times The Dominica CBI program is headed by Mr. Emmanuel Nanthan For details on obtaining a second citizenship kindly contact Arton Capital For local on island services contact us, we have apartments ready for rental, includes…

Sale of ‘Golden Passports’ Boosts Island’s Economy

Dominica, a member of the Commonwealth, is a small island in the lesser Antilles. Located between the French overseas departments of Guadeloupe and Martinique, it’s one of the poorest countries in the Caribbean. To finance its economy, Dominica offers a Citizenship by Investment program, or CBI. Investors can buy Dominican Citizenship, which has two major…

New Traveler Protocols

Dominica has announced new COVID entry protocols in an effort to further ease travel to Dominica and support the full reopening of the tourism industry on the island. Effective April 4, 2022, all vaccinated travellers are free to enter Dominica by land and sea without COVID-19 testing. In addition, unvaccinated travellers with a negative pre-arrival…

Dominica Revised Travel Protocols – March 2, 2022

The Ministry of Tourism announced new COVID protocols for all vaccinated travellers to Dominica.  Starting Wednesday, March 2, Dominica will accept Rapid Antigen Test results recorded up to 48 hours prior to arrival.  This new amendment will make it even easier for travellers coming from around the world, as it opens up new, more accessible testing options.…

Dominica E-Passport Discussion

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers on this Sunday’s Annou Pale. Join me from 7 p.m for a discussion on the transition from machine-readable passports to e-Passports.

Find the Inner You in Dominica

Dominica needs to be added to your bucket list. It is one of the most tropical, pristine and natural islands in the Caribbean. If you’re into adventure, eco-tourism, off the beaten path kind of vibes, then this low-key gem is definitely a must do. Explore hot springs, waterfalls, hiking, beach, boat ride up the Indian…

e-Passport: Requirements and benefits

The government has started the registration of citizens for the distribution of digital passports, also known as electronic passport or passports in February 2022.  According to concerned officials, all the necessary preparations about e-Passports, is ready. The e-Passport has an embedded electronic microprocessor chip which contains biometric information used to authenticate the identity of the…

Why E-Passports for Dominica

The air passenger experience involves many requirements that countries must address relating to effective travel document and border management, information sharing and the identification of high-risk travellers, the screening of people and cargo for security purposes, global anti-terrorism objectives, and many other inter-related priorities. Because of the overlapping and complementary nature of these programmes and…

Dominica E-Passports Registration Begins

The Ministry of National Security and Home Affairs wishes to announce the commencement of registration for the Commonwealth of Dominica e-passport, the process will commence on the 07th of February, 2022. Attention CITIZEN BY INVESTMENT PASSPORT HOLDERS An original deadline given by the Government of Dominica to replace the machine-readable passport to the new E-passport has now been revised…

Destination Dominica Rebranded

Destination  Dominica  has been rebranded with a new logo in an effort to create a bold, dynamic, and eco-responsible Dominica. The destination brand continues to play a major factor in presenting Dominica to the world. Speaking at the launch ceremony on Wednesday, Tourism Minister Denise Charles says a refreshed brand identity represents the island’s people…

E-Passport Myths 1-10

Myth #1 – The e-Passport replaces border officialsMyth #2 – The e-Passport was introduced for facilitation reasonsMyth #3 – The e-Passport was introduced in response to 9/11Myth #4 – The e-Passport was introduced because the RFID industry wanted salesMyth #5 – It was introduced as a plot by the UN to regiment the world via biometricsMyth…

Traveler Identification

Governments around the globe, including Dominica, are embedding biometric technology into ID documents. New biometric passports (or e-passports or digital passports) are a combination of paper and electronic passports and contain biometric information that can be used to authenticate the identity of travelers. This passport contains a special chip that contains the holder’s photograph and…

Dominica’s deadline for complete adoption of E-passport is now August 2022

An original deadline given by the government of Dominica to replace the machine-readable passport to the new E-passport has now been revised from July 30, 2023, to now August 30, 2022. The new passport which was launched in July 2021 replaces the machine-readable one and contains both overt and covert security features that are woven…

Dominica & China signed Visa Waiver Agreement

Prime Minister Dr Roosevelt Skerrit expressed his gratitude to the People’s Republic of China for their continued support in the country’s development. Chinese Ambassador to Dominica Lin Xianjiang conveyed warm regards and best wishes from State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi. He said both countries share 17 long years of diplomatic relations, mutual respect and more. …

Dominica-China Visa Waiver

The Commonwealth of Dominica and the People’s Republic of China will on Monday 22nd November, sign a Visa Waiver Agreement allowing holders of Ordinary Commonwealth of Dominica passports to enter China visa free. Additional details will be provided following signature of the agreement in Roseau.

Dominica Listed in Best Small Cities in the World

With a population of almost 15,000, Roseau deserves more than a hurried excursion from a cruise ship. Stay a while longer and learn about the place in the Dominica Museum. Browse the produce at the market, admire the pastel-colored homes, and chill out with a cool drink at a bar or café. Come in October…

Dominica’s Electronic Passport Specimen

The Government of Dominica has launched its Electronic Biometric Passport. The minister of Immigration justice Hon Raybrun Blackmoore launched the use of biometric or electronic passport, a first for the OECS.  IF you require the new passport we will assist you in the entire process. It has the capability to issue regular and diplomatic passports,…

Dominica launches its Electronic Passport

The Government of Dominica has launched its Electronic Biometric Passport. The minister of Immigration justice Hon Raybrun Blackmoore today launched the use of biometric or electronic passport, a first for the OECS.  The system is called EPICS or electronic passport issuing control system. https://youtu.be/WH53IMi-dbA It has the capability to issue regular and diplomatic passports, which…

Dominica Biometric Passport Launch

Dominica launches its new Biometric Passport on a July 18th 2021 new features include laser engraved data page, Spark OVI, Biometric System Facial Recognition. If you need assistance we can help you, the forms and instructions are below.

Authorised Citizen By Investment Agents in Dominica

List of Authorised CBI Agents Authorised CBIU Agents have a great deal of experience in assisting with citizenship by investment programs, with the skills required to assist you through every step of your application. They provide professional advice and assistance with preparing and submitting your application for citizenship by investment in Dominica. Authorised Listing DOMINICAN…

Dominican Citizen International Mobility

International Mobility One of the biggest benefits of dual citizenship in general is the increased number of countries you can visit without needing a visa. Although you will likely be reluctant to leave your island paradise, there is no requirement to reside in Dominica before or after your passport has been granted. Indeed, holders of…

What is the Dominica CBI Programme?

Established in 1993, Dominica’s Citizen by Investment Programme is one of the fastest, longest-running and most affordable CBI schemes in the world. Dominican citizenship can be obtained in exchange for a significant financial investment in the country’s infrastructure. The programme aims to boost foreign economic contributions to Dominica, in order to expand its economy and…

Dominica’s New Biometric Passport Launching on July 19th, 2021

The government of the Commonwealth of Dominica announced the launch of its new biometric passport effective from July 19th, 2021. Those who have already applied for their Dominican passport can choose to wait for a biometric one, and those applying for passport renewal will now be issued the new version. The procedure for changing old…

Dominica Signs Agreement To Begin Construction On Highly Anticipated International Airport

LONDON, June 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — A monumental signing for the Commonwealth of Dominica’s international airport took place at Windsor Park Stadium on Wednesday. The agreement saw the Government of Dominica and Montreal Management Consultants (MMCE) move one step closer to the development and construction of the airport. The project – funded entirely by the…

Dominica joins International Civil Aviation Organization

Dominica has now become the 193rd member state of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) following its official adherence to the Convention on International Civil Aviation (the Chicago Convention).Dominica deposited its notification of adherence to the convention on March 14, 2019, and its ICAO member state status became effective 30 days after April 13, 2019.…

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