VISA

VISA

Visa-Exempt Entry

Foreign nationals eligible for visa-exempt entry

  1. Nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 90 days:
    Andorra, Australia (effective from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2018), Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Haiti, Honduras*, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan*, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Poland, Paraguay, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, the United States of America*,and Vatican City State.
  1. Nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 30 days:
    Belize*, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Malaysia, Saint Christopher and Nevis*, Saint Lucia*, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Singapore.
  1. Nationals of the kingdom of Thailand (effective from August 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)-except those holding diplomatic or official/service passports-are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 30 days.
  2. Nationals of Brunei* (effective from August 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018)-except those holding diplomatic or official/ service passports-are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 30 days. In addition, effective from December 1, 2016, to July 31, 2018, those holding a Brunei Certificate of Identity are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 30 days.
    Nationals of Philippines (effective from November 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018), except those holding diplomatic or official/service passports, are eligible for the visa exemption program, with a duration of stay of up to 14 days.

Requirements

  1. A passport with remaining validity of at least six months as of the date of entry
    • Visa-exempt entry only applies to foreign visitors holding formal passports (i.e., ordinary, official/service and diplomatic passports). Those holding emergency, temporary, or other informal passports or travel documents are ineligible, with the exception of those holding a Brunei Certificate of Identity.
    • Holders of Belizean, Saint Christopher and Nevis, and Saint Lucian Passports with place of birth recorded on the passport data page as : Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Nigeria, Pakistan, the People's Republic of China, Syria and Yemen are not ineligible for the visa exemption. Holders of Honduran passport with "place of birth" recorded on the passport data page as the People's Republic of China are also ineligible for the visa exemption.
    • USA and Japan nationals who possess a,including emergency passports,valid for the intended period of stay are eligible for visa-exempt entry.
    • Holder of emergency or temporary passport (except those from the United States of America) should apply for a visa at an ROC overseas mission, or a landing visa after arriving in the ROC.
  2. A confirmed return air/sea ticket or air/sea ticket and a visa for the next destination, and a confirmed seat reservation for departure flight; and
  3. Not determined by immigration officers at ports of entry in the ROC to be otherwise ineligible.
  4. Holders of Brunei, Philippines and Thailand passports must have: A proof of accommodation (hotel) booking, host / sponsor's contact information and sufficient travel funds.

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Landing Visas

Countries eligible for Landing Visas

  1. Holders of Turkish passport with validity of more than six months.
  2. Holders of Macedonian passport with validity of more than six months.
  3. Holders of emergency or temporary passports with validity of more than six months for nationals of those countries (except for US) eligible for visa-exempt entry.

Requirements

  1. A confirmed return air/sea ticket or an air/sea ticket and a visa for the next destination, and a confirmed seat reservation for departure.
  2. fill out an application form with two photos.
  3. visa fee of NT$ 1,600 (citizens of the countries with reciprocal agreements shall be issued visas gratis) plus a handling fee of NT$ 800. No fee will be charged for Turkish citizens.
  4. no criminal record or not prohibited by the local authorities.

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Designated Countries Applying for Visitor Visas

Nationals from the following countries applying for visitor visas to the R.O.C. must fulfill the procedure of this section:

Afghanistan

Algeria

Bangladesh

*Bhutan

Cameroon

Gambia

Ghana

India
(Identity Certificate)

Iraq

Nepal

Niger

Nigeria

Pakistan

Senegal

Somalia

**Sri Lanka

Syria

 

 

 

 

* Nationals of Bhutan are eligible to apply for tourist visas. For nationals of Bhutan applying for business visas, the overseas missions of the R.O.C. will not request a Guarantee of Sponsorship from the applicant’s sponsor in Taiwan.

**Nationals of Sri Lanka are eligible to apply for tourist visas. For nationals of Sri Lanka applying for business visas, the overseas missions of the R.O.C. will not request a Guarantee of Sponsorship from the applicant’s sponsor in Taiwan.

  1. Nationals from the following countries applying for visitor visas to the R.O.C. must submit their application at the designated overseas missions:
    • Nepal (Only at Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in New Delhi)
    • India (Identity Certificate) (Only at Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in NewDelhi)
    • Nigeria (Only at the Taipei Trade Office in the Federal Republic of Nigeria)
    • Ghana (Only at the Taipei Trade Office in the Federal Republic of Nigeria)
  2. As for other particular cases of visa application from the designated countries, the overseas missions of the R.O.C. might request a Guarantee from the applicant’s sponsor in Taiwan if necessary.

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eVISA

Eligibility

Foreign nationals who have been invited to attend international conferences are eligible for an eVisa. Such foreign nationals must obtain an Ecode from AICAS 2019 prior to submitting an online application for an eVisa. Nationals of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea are only eligible for an eVisa when participating in sporting events in Taiwan.

eVISA Application Letter

Please send eVISA Application Letter to Secretariat before Jan.31, 2019, click here to download.

Deadline of eVISA Application: Jan.31, 2019

Application Fee: The Fees of eVISA include:

    1. Administration Fee: TWD 600, pay here
    2. VISA Fee: TWD 1600

How to apply eVISA

* If your eVISA application is denied, Congress registration fee can be refunded, but the eVisa application will not be refunded.

** You can only make an online payment by credit card (MasterCard/Visa/JCB). However, someone else may make the payment on your behalf. Please note that when the applicant and credit card holder making the payment are not the same person, the credit card holder should consent to making the payment and personally conduct the payment procedure.

 

eVISA Online Application System

 

 


 

中國大陸入台簽證

中國大陸境內持有中國大陸護照與會者需申請入台許可證方可入台。如需辦理大陸人士入台許可證,請見以下細節:

一、申請截止期間:2019年1月31日

二、申請需知:

請於註冊繳費後,備齊所有需求文件用掃描方式以電子檔寄電子郵件給大會秘書處(2019aicas@gmail.com),以便協助辦理入台許可證事宜。如未於截止期間前寄送相關資料,恐將影響來台行程,故請務必確實辦理。(請於寄送資料時,告知大會秘書處您預計停留台灣的時間)。

三、辦理費用:NT$3,000 (USD 100),點我付款

四、需求文件:請準備以下資料,並用掃描方式以電子檔寄電子郵件給大會秘書處:

  1. 申請書:請以電腦輸入,中文姓名及相關資料須以正(繁)體字填寫,英文姓名須與其護照或大陸居民往來臺灣通行證之英文姓名相同。
  2. 大陸地區核發效期六個月以上旅行證件(但不包含港澳通行證)
  3. 大陸地區居民身分證或足資證明其身分文件影本
  4. 最近一年內彩色白底照片,製成圖檔須裁切多餘空白處,臉部占整張圖檔約為三分之二面積,比照國民身分證規格,並與所持居民身分證、通行證能辨識為同一人。
  5. 工作單位在職證明:每人一份,需單位章及出具最近三個月內日期。
  6. 最高學歷證明:每人一份 (例如:教授資格證書,畢業證書或學生證)
  7. 個人簡歷: 每人書寫一份 (含曾任職務、具有何種相關專業造詣等)

※ 註一:申請人在國外地區或香港、澳門者,應另檢附國外地區再入境簽證、居留證、香港或澳門身分證影本。
※ 註二:同(隨)行者(限配偶及未成年子女),應檢附與申請人間經財團法人海峽交流基金會驗證之親屬關係證明文件。
※ 註三:大陸地區人民旅居香港、澳門或國外(大陸以外)地區者,由邀請單位代為線上申請,申請人(大陸地區人民)另檢附申請書(須登錄邀請單位線上申請之收件號)、大陸地區核發效期六個月以上旅行證件或足資證明之身分文件、僑居地身分證明及在職證明等文件向我駐外館處申請;申請人旅居國家無駐外館處者,僅由邀請單位代為線上申請即可。
※ 註四:駐外移民工作組據點

五、其他

  1. 臺灣的申請流程:約1個月,大會秘書處收到資料,送交出境管理局進行審核,入台許可證核發後, 將以電子郵寄的方式遞交給申請人,申請人請自行彩色列印後持憑入境
  2. 大陸來台人員的申請流程:相關申請事宜以貴單位規定為主★請務必確認相關時程辦理來台事宜★
    • 先向貴單位的國際合作處諮詢來台相關申請流程
    • 收到入台許可証之前:務必先向貴單位申請來台手續
    • 收到入台許可証之後:將臺灣的入台許可証批件 (通知和影本、邀請信)向大陸國台辦辦理批件→拿入台許可証批件和國台辦批件到省公安機關辦理出入境手續