Fifth automatic 30-days extension for foreigner entering Taiwan on or before March 21 with visitor visa, landing visa, or visa waiver program. No application required. Overstayers except.

  • 2020-07-21
  • Admin Admin

Due to the impact of COVID-19 border control and flight bans have had foreign visitor in Taiwan, MOFA announced the first automatic 30-days visa extension on March 21, the second on April 17, the third on May 18, and the fourth on June 15.

While nations around the world have gradually adjusting their border control measures, yet international flight have not fully resumed regular operations. MOFA annouces that all travelers who entered Taiwan on or before March 21, on a visa-exemption, visitor visa, or landing visa and have not overstayed their legal stay period will now be granted a 
 fifth automatic 30-day extension. The duration of stay has thus been extended to 150 days in total). No application is required. The total period of stay cannot exceed 180 days. (The day after the entry date will be counted as the first day of stay). This will be the final automatic extension by MOFA. Foreign nationals concerned are therefore advised to begin making travel preparetions.