The Dominican Republic is the ideal place to celebrate your wedding.
Surrounded by palm trees, tropical flowers, live music, you will find the perfect balance between
privacy and a friendly atmosphere. You will need two witnesses holding valid passports that can be
traveling with you or you can ask local hotel staff to witness your wedding.
If you are near Toronto and wish to drop off your documents at our office, you may do so by booking
an appointment with us in advance. (
See driving directions) When it is not possible, please, mail by Xpress.
Post or courier to us all above-mentioned documents and its copies. Please include a prepaid
Xpress Post or courier envelope to
return documents to you with your daytime phone number and mailing address. Legalization of documents
takes 5 - 10 working days. Please note that your first, middle and last name must be the SAME in your
passport and statutory declaration. If name is different on your birth certificate, please indicate
that in point 1 of your declaration.
Note: Some hotels in the Dominican Republic may charge legal fees for
the authentication of documents legalized by the Dominican Consulates abroad by the
Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs.
Please, note that some Canadian institutions require Dominican Marriage Certificate to be translated and legalized by the Dominican Republic Consulate in Canada. Please contact us for further details. Click here for further details.
(DRSI) Dominican Republic Services and Investments Inc.
...companies in the Dominican Republic,
US and Canada are offering so-called
Wedding Documents legalizations,which in
fact are not legal