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 2021
Date Day Holiday Country
Oct.01 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day Taiwan
Oct.11 Monday Columbus Day/Double Ten Holiday U.S./Taiwan
Nov.05 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Nov.11 Thursday Veterans Day U.S.
Nov.25 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
Dec.03 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Dec.24 Friday Christmas Day U.S.
Dec.31 Friday New Year's Day (for 2022) U.S.

Dates of Closure

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2022
Date Day Holiday Country
Jan.07 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Jan.17 Monday Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. U.S.
Jan.31 Monday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan
Feb.01 Tuesay Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan
Feb.02 Wednesday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan
Feb.03 Thursday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan
Feb.04 Friday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan
Feb.11 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Feb.21 Monday Washington's Birthday  U.S.
Feb.28 Monday Peace Memorial Day Taiwan
Mar.04 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Apr.01 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Apr.04 Monday Children's Day Taiwan
Apr.05 Tuesday Tomb Sweeping Day Taiwan
May 06 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
May 30 Monday Memorial Day U.S.
Jun.03 Friday Dragon Boat Festival Taiwan
Jun.20 Monday Juneteenth U.S.
Jul.04 Monday Independence Day U.S.
Sep.02 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Sep.05 Monday Labor Day U.S.
Sep.09 Friday Mid-Autumn Festival Taiwan
Oct.07 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day Taiwan
Oct.10 Monday Columbus Day/Double Ten Holiday U.S./Taiwan
Nov.04 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Nov.11 Friday Veterans Day U.S.
Nov.24 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S.
Dec.09 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei
Dec.26 Monday Christmas Day U.S.