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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(execpt 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.

Duration of stay:

1. The 30-day duration of stay starts from the next day of arrival and is not extendable.

2. The above-said landing visa cannot be converted to visitor or resident visa under normal circumstances.

Ports of entry:

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, Taipei SongShan Airport, Taichung Airport, Kaohsiung International Airport.

Method of Lodgement

1. Passengers entering the Republic of China through the Taiwan Taoyuan  International Airport may apply for a landing visa at the Visa Office of Consular Affairs Bureau at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.

2. Passengers who enter the Republic of China through  the Taipei SongShan Airport, the Taichung Airport and the Kaohsiung International Airport shall apply for  "temporary entry permit" at  Border Affairs Corps of  National Immigration Agency . To avoid getting a bad record in Taiwan, the holder of this permit should apply for a visa as soon as possible at the Bureau of Consular Affairs or at any of the branch offices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Taichung, Chiayi, Kaohsiung or Hualian. The holder will need to submit his/her passport, temporary entry permit when applying for the visa.

3. In the event of a long national holiday, the holder may apply for a visa at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TIA) Visa Office, Bureau of Consular Affairs.

Remark

Before arriving in Taiwan, Please complete online immigration arrival cards at National Immigration Website.

  • Date:2016/8/1