Customs & Duties

Restrictions on goods

The following limits apply to goods that can be brought into the Dominican Republic:

  • 1 liter of liquor
  • One box of cigars or 200 cigarettes
  • Gifts of up to US$100
  • 2 bottles of perfume for your own use

Illegal drugs, animal, horticultural, and agricultural products are strictly prohibited. If you need to take prescription medication, leave it in its original container. Likewise, you should verse yourself on what you are allowed to take back into your own country with you upon your return.