Visa Requirements for Entering Taiwan

Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Taiwan for Business or Tourism. A Taiwan eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Taiwan because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
Electronic visitor visa
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Visa on arrival

Mandatory

Visa on arrival

Travelers need a visa to visit Taiwan for Business or Tourism. Travelers can get a visa on arrival in Taiwan at the port of entry, such as an international airport or border crossing.
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Electronic visitor visa or travel authorization

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa or travel authorization

Travelers need a visa to visit Taiwan for Business or Tourism. A Taiwan eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Taiwan because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically. Travelers can apply for an eVisa if they are traveling to Taiwan in a tourist group designated by the Tourism Bureau of the Ministry of Transport. Travelers are also eligible to apply for a Travel Authorization Certificate if they hold a valid visa or residence permit, or a visa or residence permit issued in the past ten years by Australia, Canada, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, a European Union country, a Schengen country, the United Kingdom, or the United States. Please see the source for more details on the Travel Authorization Certificate.
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Visitor visa

Visa free travel suspended

Mandatory

Visa free travel suspended

Visa-free travel is currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, visiting Taiwan for Tourism did not require a visa. Visit the government website for details.
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Visa is not required