Reisehinweis für Taiwan

  1.  Beginning January 1, 2021, at 00:00 (local time at the airport of departure), Foreign nationals meeting the criteria below will be allowed entry:
    1. Alien Resident Certificate holders;
    2. personnel on diplomatic or official business, persons who can prove they are fulfilling commercial and contractual obligations, or persons admitted for special humanitarian reasons;
    3. spouses and minor children of R.O.C. nationals or Alien Resident Certificate holders;
    4. other persons requiring special permission : those who have received approval from R.O.C. central competent authorities or agencies, such as white-collar workers, migrant workers, and foreign students.
     More information:
  2. Beginning January 15, 2021, at 00:00, apart from the original requirement of providing a COVID-19 RT-PCR test report issued within three days of boarding, arriving travelers must also provide proof of the location of their intended quarantine. In principle, travelers should quarantine at a group quarantine facility or quarantine hotel; those who choose to quarantine at home must sign an affidavit declaring they have met the requirement of one person per residence.
  3. Starting from December 1, 2020, until February 28, 2021 (local time at the place of departure), travelers arriving at airports in Taiwan or transit passengers at airports in Taiwan, regardless of nationality (Taiwanese nationals or foreign nationals) or travel purpose (studies, work, diplomatic or official business, or others) are all required to present a certificate of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test result issued within three days (working days) of boarding before they are allowed to board their flight to Taiwan. Fall-winter COVID-19 prevention program
  4. Q&A for entering Taiwan :
  5. From June 29, 2020, foreign nationals who wish to travel to Taiwan for reasons other than tourism and regular social visits and international students who undertake degree studies in Taiwan may apply for a special entry permit with an R.O.C. overseas mission by submitting relevant documents and forms.
  6. Quarantine Measures for Short-term Business Travelers to Taiwan

Frequently Asked Questions :

Regulations of Entering Taiwan :

Entry quarantine measures for arrivals experiencing symptoms in the past 14 days to be enhanced starting from November 9 :

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.

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

Taiwan Centers for Disease Control

National Immigration Agency