Travel Visa

What is a visa?

  • A permission certificate or a stamp on a non-citizen applicant's passport to enter a particular country. To apply for a visa, you will need to locate a Taiwan Representative Office nearest you.


Types of Visas

  • 1. Visitor, Business Visa: (effective for 7 to 30 days)
  • ● Apply BEFORE arriving in Taiwan.
  • ● For most patients, a visitor visa offers sufficient time to undergo any kind of medical checkups, examinations, and treatments. In the event that you are required to stay for longer than 1 month, we will assist you in applying for a medical visa. To extend your stay, we will provide you with a formal certificate of diagnosis to request for time extension.
  • 2. Landing Visa / Visa Exemption
  • ● Complete the immigration card WHILE onboard the incoming flight.
  • ● Citizens of some countries are eligible for landing visa or visa exemption, which permits individuals to enter Taiwan without prior visa application for a duration of 30 to 90 days.
  • ● For more information on landing visa.
  • ● For more information on visa exemption.
  • 3. Entry Permit for Certain Passport Holders
  • ● For citizens of certain countries, such as Pakistan, Iraq, Myanmar (Burma), Ethiopia, Nigeria, and Afghanistan, a formal medical visa letter signed by our hospital’s doctor will be required to gain entry into Taiwan.