Holidays and Closures

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Overview

The Consular Section of the American Institute in Taiwan will be closed on Saturdays, Sundays, both U.S. and Taiwan holidays, and the Consular Section in-service days. 

The visa application services call center will be closed on  Saturdays, Sundays, both U.S. and Taiwan holidays.

Dates of Closure

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2017
Date Day Holiday Country/Location AIT
Closed
Call Center
Closed
Jan.02 Monday New Year’s Day U.S./Taiwan v v
Jan.16 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday U.S. v v
Jan.27 Friday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan v v
Jan.30 Monday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan v v
Jan.31 Tuesday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan v v
Feb.01 Wednesday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan v v
Feb.13 Monday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Feb.20 Monday Washington's Birthday U.S. v v
Feb.28 Tuesday Peace Memorial Day Taiwan v v
Mar.17 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Apr.03 Monday Children's Day Taiwan v v
Apr.04 Tuesday Tomb Sweeping Day Taiwan v v
Apr.14 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
May 12 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
May 29 Monday Memorial Day U.S. v v
May.30 Tuesday Dragon Boat Festival Taiwan v v
Jul.04 Tuesday Independence Day U.S. v v
Sep.01 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Sep.04 Monday Labor Day U.S. v v
Oct.04 Wednesday Mid-Autumn Festival Taiwan v v
Oct.09 Monday Columbus Day U.S. v v
Oct.10 Tuesday National Holiday Taiwan v v
Oct.20 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Nov.10 Friday Veterans Day U.S. v v
Nov.17 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Nov.24 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S. v v
Dec.08 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei v  
Dec.25 Monday Christmas Day U.S. v v