1.Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada,Cyprus,Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands , New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia , Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, *U.K. , U.S.A. and Vatican City State.
2.Passport holders of India, Thailand, Philippines, Viet Nam, Indonesia, who also possess a valid visa or permanent residence certificate issued by U.S.A., Canada, Japan, U.K., Schengen Convention countries, Australia or New Zealand. Travelers meeting the above qualifications and having never been employed in Taiwan as blue-collar workers, have to first register information concerning their documents and personal data into the “Advance Online Registration System for the Visitors of Nationals from Five Southeast Asian Countries to Taiwan”.
Upon completion, the printed confirmation is used to validate the traveler during boarding and immigration.
During immigration, travelers who can not show a valid visa or permanent resident visa issued by one of the aforementioned developed countries will not be admitted into the country.
．A passport with validity of at least six months upon entry .
．Visa-exempt entry is only applicable to formal passports, not including emergency, temporary, other informal passports or travel documents.
．Japanese Citizens are entitled to hold passports with validity of at least three months, under the same requirements, unless otherwise stipulated by treaty or agreement.
．A confirmed return air/sea ticket or an air/sea ticket and a visa for the nextdestination, and a confirmed seat reservation for departure.
．No criminal record or not listed by the local authorities.
Duration of stay
1. Japan , U.K. , Ireland ,
New Zealand ,
Czech Republic ,
the Netherlands ,
Switzerland , and
Vatican City State passport holders can stay 90 days.
．2 Duration of Stay: 180 days (The first 90-day visa-free stay can be extended once for an additional 90 days starting from the day following the date of arrival). A second extension or a change in purpose of stay shall not be approved.
Under the following circumstances, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs may deny the extension or grant a stay of less than 180 days:
．1The applicant cannot cover his/her expenses for the duration of the stay.
．2The applicant’s purpose of stay remains unclear from an objective standpoint. For instance, in the past year, the applicant has already stayed in Taiwan for more than 6 months.