IMPORTANT NOTICES: 

Bring your appointment confirmation and DS-160 confirmation to your interview:
To facilitate your interview process at AIT, please print out and bring both your appointment confirmation and DS-160 confirmation to your interview.  Please make sure the printed bar codes are clear.  Incomplete, incorrect, or unclear barcodes will NOT be accepted and will result in cancellation of your appointment.


New Exchange Rate:
AIT will change its consular exchange rate from US$1=NT$31 to US$1=NT$30 effective August 11, 2020.
All applicants for nonimmigrant visas who pay the visa processing fee on or after August 11 must pay at the new exchange rate.
Applicants who paid the visa processing fee at the previous exchange rate on or before August 10 may still use their receipt within one year. 


Important information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus:
As of Wednesday, July 15, AIT Taipei has resumed routine visa services in all visa categories. If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, you may follow the guidance provided at https://www.ustraveldocs.com/tw/tw-niv-expeditedappointment.asp to request an emergency appointment.

The five geographical COVID-19 proclamations (Presidential Proclamations 9984, 9992, 9993, 9996, 10041) and the two COVID-19 labor market proclamations suspending the entry of certain individuals (Presidential Proclamations 10014, 10052) remain in effect.

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New AIT regulations:
Please note: Individuals coming to AIT for consular services are now required to bring and wear protective masks. You will not be allowed entry without a mask.

New Taiwan regulations:
Taiwan has implemented temporary measures to counter the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak. Travelers with certain travel may be prohibited from entering Taiwan or subject to quarantine upon entry. In accordance with Taiwan regulations, any applicant who is subject to home quarantine will not be allowed to enter AIT. Please schedule visa appointments accordingly. For the latest updates on Taiwan’s home quarantine requirements, please monitor the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control website and the Taiwan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Bureau of Consular Affairs website.

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Welcome to the U.S. Visa Information Service for Taiwan. On this website you can find information about U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and the requirements to apply for each. You can also learn how to pay the required visa application fee, and book an interview appointment at the American Institute in Taiwan.

This is the official visa information website of the U.S. Mission in Taiwan.