1. Countries/Regions Eligible for Visa-Exempt Entry

Region

Country

Asia

East Asia

Japan

Republic of Korea

 

South-East Asia

Malaysia

Singapore

Thailand

Brunei

 

 

West Asia

Cyprus

Israel

 

Americas

North America

Canada

U.S.A.

 

South America

Chile (exclude diplomatic passport and official passport)

Europe

East Europe

Bulgaria

Czech Republic

Hungary

Poland

Romania

Slovakia

West Europe

Belgium

Austria

France

Germany

Ireland

Liechtenstein

Luxembourg

Monaco

The Netherlands

Switzerland

U.K.

 

North Europe

Denmark

Estonia

Finland

Iceland

Latvia

Lithuania

Norway

Sweden

 

South Europe

Greece

Italy

Malta

Portugal

Slovenia

Spain

Vatican City State

Croatia

Andorra

Republic of San Marino

 

 

Oceania

Australia

New Zealand

 

 

2.Countries Eligible for eVisas

Participants of the 30th ACSIC Conference from non Visa-Exempt Entry countries, an electronic visa facility is available. Please see below for full details.

 

3.Procedures of applying for eVisa:

(1)Please provide the copy of passport to Taiwan SMEG by e-mail. (acsic30@smeg.org.tw)

(2)Taiwan SMEG will transfer the copy of passport to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to apply for the “Ecode”

(3)After getting the Ecode, Taiwan SMEG will pass the “Ecode” to the applicant.

(4)Applicant needs to fill out the form as below, 

   https://visawebapp.boca.gov.tw/BOCA_MRVWeb/subroot/MRVWeb0_form.jsp

(5)The application fee for an eVisa is NT$1,600. Including the NT$32 processing fee for the online credit card payment, the total amount is NT$1,632. The fee is non-refundable.

(6)When an eVisa application has been approved, the applicant will receive an email confirmation. Please print eVisa out.

(7)Applicant presents the eVisa in paper form and the invitation letter from Taiwan SMEG at departure and arrival.

4.Some reminders for application:

(1)

Please select "eVisa Applications

 

(2)

For this column, please select "Bureau of Consular Affairs MOFA (Taipei)."

 

(3)

The application form consists of 4 pages; please be noticed that all columns in baby blue color are necessary, while the columns in white color are optional.

 

(4)

For this page, please fill the columns as follows:

Purpose of Travel: (Other) Conference

Name: Lisa Wu

Relationship: Organizer

Telephone No.: +886-2-2321-4261 Ext. 751

 

(5)

After all 4 pages are filled out, you will find this notice. Please remember your Applicant/Application No. and click "Proceed eVisa" to continue.

 

(6)In this page, please confirm your information, and note that the dates are shown in the order of MM/DD/YY though the item name says YYYY/MM/DD.

After confirming the information, please fill out "Email Address," "e-code," and "Purpose of Travel (Other);" then click "Next" to continue.

 

(7)After it is completed, you may check your application in this page.

Please note that since it is still Under Review, you could not print out the eVisa now.

After it is approved, you will receive a mail together with eVisa, and then it could be printed out.

If you find any problems when applying for eVisa, please don't hesitate to contact the Secretariat.

 

Kindly inform the Secretariat after you complete the application.

Email of Secretariat: acsic30@smeg.org.tw