Welcome to the U.S. Citizens Services (ACS) Unit of the U.S. Embassy in Santo Domingo. The ACS Unit provides a wide range of services to U.S. Citizens visiting or residing in the Dominican Republic. Please use the links below to find further information on our services. Please note that many of our services require an advance appointment. All U.S. Citizen Services with the exception of adults over 18 applying for their first passport are provided at the Consular Agencies in Punta Cana and Puerto Plata. The U.S. Embassy and the Consular Agencies are closed on all Dominican and U.S. holidays.