The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Dominican Republic and Antigua.
|Plug Types||A||A, B|
|Frequency of electrical current||60Hz||60Hz|
Dominican Republic uses Plug Type A.
In Antigua there's more than one socket type in use.
You will need this adaptor:
Socket Type A
(Dominican Republic) to Plug Type B
Antigua also uses Socket Type A, which is used in Dominican Republic. If using an appliance that has a Type A Plug in the Type A Sockets of Antigua, you will not need an adaptor.
The voltages found in Dominican Republic and Antigua are significantly different.
Some appliances are compatible with multiple voltages. To find out if your appliance is one of them, check the appliance label and/or instruction booklet.
Is your appliance compatible with the voltage used in Antigua (230V)?
If your appliance is not compatible with multiple voltages, you will need a transformer to adjust the voltage input when using your appliance in Antigua.
The frequency found in Dominican Republic and Antigua is exactly the same (60Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.