7 - 14 September 2017


Entry Requirements including Visas

For information about applying for a short-stay visa to Taiwan, please visit Taiwan's official visa information website for more information.

Useful Visa links:

Mainland China Nationals should contact TWNIC directly for assistance (see below)

Visa assistance

Primary visa assistance should be sourced from your local Taiwan cultural office.

APNIC 44 local host, TWNIC, has offered to provide assistance to delegates with individual entry requirements where possible.

For delegates who still need visa assistance to enter Taiwan for APNIC 44 in Taichung, TWNIC can assist with eVisa applications from the Authority of Taiwan, ROC. For those that need an eVisa, please contact TWNIC no later than Friday, 18 August 2017.  Please download and fill out the application form (please fill in your information correctly) and send this with:

- a copy of your passport,

- your conference invitation letter and,

- a signed employee certificate,

- for the owner or CEO of companies,  a self Statement of work with own signature

to: ia@twnic.net.tw with the subject line - [APNIC 44 eVisa Application].

Mainland China Nationals

For passport holders from mainland China, please contact TWNIC by no later than Friday, 28 July 2017 via email: ia@twnic.net.tw for assistance to obtain an entry permit.

Please note, the visa form may require the following information.

Conference venue name and address

The Splendor Hotel Taichung (5 Star) (main conference accommodation)
No. 1049, Jianxing Road, West District, 
Taichung City, Taiwan 403
APNIC 44 conference local host information

TWNIC (Taiwan Network Information Center)
4F-2, No. 9, Sec.2, Roosevelt Rd 
Taipei 100
Taiwan, ROC
Phone: +886 2 2341 1313

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