[COVID-19 update] Temporary change of visa services

Effective March 18, 2020, TECO-New York accepts visa applications only for the purposes of (1) employment; (2) fulfilling business contract obligations; (3) investment; as well as for (4)foreign diplomats and personnel; and (5) foreign blue-collar labor (migrant workers).

Other than the above-mentioned four categories, considerations may be given to humanitarian assistance cases or persons who have obtained approval from competent authorities in Taiwan.

For those who are granted visas and allowed to enter Republic of China (Taiwan), they are required by the Central Epidemic Command Center to observe a 14-day home quarantine upon arrival.  Relevant government agencies shall be responsible for any necessary arrangements regarding their lodging, movements, and work venues in Taiwan.

Please refer to the website of the Ministry of Health and Welfare for details concerning the 14-day home quarantine: https://www.cdc.gov.tw/Category/MPage/V6Xe4EItDW3NdGTgC5PtKA