Shipping to Dominican Republic from the United States

Ship to Dominican Republic from the United States

Dominican Republic import tax & custom fees

currency
Currency: Dominican peso (DOP)
tax threshold
Tax Threshold: 50 USD
tax vat gst
Tax (VAT/GST): 18%
duties calculation method
Calculation method: CIF

Tax & duties are calculated on the price of the products and shipping costs

The taxation for a particular country depends on the local GST/VAT, as well as the item category and its declared value. The tax & duty threshold is the amount at which a person begins paying taxes based on the declared value of an item.

Dominican Republic calculates using the CIF method, which means the import duty and taxes are calculated based on the value of the imported goods as well as shipping costs.

duties calculation method
Import duty product categories

Shipment items in an order will have relevant duties charged at this rate

  • Mobiles3%
  • Tablets3%
  • Computers0%
  • Cameras20%
  • Accessories3%
  • Accessories (Battery)obiles3%
  • Health & Beauty20%
  • Fashion20%
  • Watches20%
  • Jewelry20%
  • Pets Accessories20%
  • Dry Food & Supplements20%
  • Home Appliances20%
  • Home decor20%
  • Toys20%
  • Sports20%
  • Luggage20%
  • Audio video20%
  • Documents0%
  • Gaming20%
  • Books & Collectibles0%

We are constantly trying to keep this information accurate, but it may change at any time.

Shipping Documentation to Dominican Republic

Shipping internationally is a complex process that requires a lot of paperwork. It is a process that takes a lot of time and can be confusing. Forward.me automatically creates the necessary paperwork for your shipment based on the information you provide. This makes the process quick and easy for you.
  • Commercial Invoice
  • Tax Documents & Shipping Labels
  • Battery Statement

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Dominican Republic Customs: Shipping Restrictions & Prohibited Items

shipping to alcohol from the US
AlcoholProhibited
Animals
AnimalsProhibited
Chemicals
ChemicalsProhibited
shipping to currency from the US
CurrencyProhibited
shipping to drugs from the US
DrugsProhibited
Explosives
ExplosivesProhibited
shipping firearms from the US
FirearmsProhibited
Fresh Food
Fresh FoodProhibited
Plants
PlantsProhibited
Seeds
SeedsProhibited
Tobacco
TobaccoProhibited

Confused on Dominican Republic customs and regulations? Before shipping to Dominican Republic (or any country), it's important to know if there are any special arrangements to make when sending them or even if they are legal at all. Get shipping regulations for Dominican Republic and other countries at ForwardMe.

Cities in Dominican Republic. ForwardMe will ship American products to your door in any Dominican Republic city, including:

Shipping to Santo Domingo
Shipping to Santiago
Shipping to La Vega
Shipping to San Pedro de Macorís
Shipping to La Romana
Shipping to San Francisco de Macorís
Shipping to San Cristóbal
Shipping to Barahona
Shipping to Higüey
Shipping to Puerto Plata
Shipping to San Juan
Shipping to Azua
Shipping to Mao
Shipping to Santo Domingo Este
Shipping to Cotuí
Shipping to Bonao
Shipping to Baní
Shipping to Moca
Shipping to Dajabón
Shipping to Salcedo
Shipping to Pantanal
Shipping to Comendador
Shipping to Hato Mayor
Shipping to Nagua
Shipping to Neiba
Shipping to El Seibo
Shipping to Monte Cristi
Shipping to Sabaneta
Shipping to Monte Plata
Shipping to Samaná
Shipping to Jimaní
Shipping to Pedernales
Shipping to Bávaro

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