Foreign resident cédula renewal grace period expires
Santo Domingo.- The Central Electoral Board (JCE) informs that tomorrow is the expiry date for the grace period granted by the Board for all foreign residents in the country to renew their identity cards (cédulas) at a reduced fee ranging between RD$500 and RD$3,000, depending on the length of the expiry period.
The JCE pointed out that this fee does not include payment for the plastic for the document.
The JCE Foreign Affairs Department will be working until 4pm tomorrow, Saturday 29th December 2012.
The grace period was approved by means of Act 36/2012, valid from July to December 29th 2012.
For more information, contact the JCE Extranjería department by calling 809-537-9649 and 809-338-5919, extension 202.
Their website also includes an announcement in English: http://www.jce.gob.do/Avisos/C%C3%A9dulasExtranjeros.aspx
Source: Dominican Today
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