For foreigners who have legally stayed over 180 days in Taiwan, MOI will provide automatic 30-day visa extensions


1. NIA announces that, foreigners who entered Taiwan on or before March 21,2020, have stayed over 180 days in Taiwan, and are still legally staying as of July 17, will be granted an automatic 30-days extension, thus no longer required to apply at NIA service stations in person.
2. NIA explains, considering the CECC evaluation which suggests that the global pandemic is still ongoing, in order to prevent massive movement of population leading serious outbreak and increase of burden on health authorities, foreigners who have stayed over 180 days in Taiwan will be granted the automatic extension.
3. This policy shall be subject to change depending on the development of the COVID-19 outbreak.
4. Q&A:  https://www.immigration.gov.tw/5475/5478/141457/142068/232841/