Reisehinweis für Taiwan

From June 29, 2020, foreign nationals who wish to travel to Taiwan for reasons other than tourism and regular social visits may apply for a special entry permit with an R.O.C. overseas mission by submitting relevant documents and forms. Applications by students and people wishing to study Mandarin in Taiwan will be handled by the Ministry of Education in line with its related measures.

Upon entering Taiwan, all foreign nationals must present an English-language certificate of a negative COVID-19 test taken within three working days of boarding the flight to Taiwan and undergo a 14-day home quarantine period. Visitors of the following categories can be exempted from negative COVID-19 test:personnel on diplomatic or official business, migrant workers, and students (whose entry is managed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Labor, and Ministry of Education and who represent manageable risk levels), as well as people coming to Taiwan for emergency situations and crew members on vessels arriving in Taiwan (for whom it may be difficult to obtain a certificate of a negative COVID-19 test).

Frequently Asked Questions :

Restriction to Citizens/Non-Citizens Entering Taiwan :

Quarantine System for Entry : The CECC also reminds all travelers bound for Taiwan to use their mobile phone to log into the Quarantine System for Entry ( when checking in or prior to boarding at the place of departure and fill out a health declaration form, so as to accelerate immigration procedures at the port of arrival in Taiwan and facilitate community prevention measures following entry into the country.

COVID-19 Health Declaration and Home Quarantine Notice : Taiwan Centers for Disease Control

As of March 17, foreign nationals can rent a room in a public quarantine center for NT $ 4,500 per night. Please call 1922 (toll free) for more details.

CECC Measures for Following Up on Persons at Risk of Infection :

FAQ: Taiwan’s 14-day quarantine requirements :,6,10,15,18&post=173589

Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, important updates related to Taiwan : Ministry of Foreign Affairs

National Immigration Agency