Human Quarantine Inspection
Before walking through the fever screening station, please remove any headwear, to facilitate infrared temperature detection.
Under Taiwan’s immigration quarantine regulations, inbound passengers who appear to be in ill health are required to undergo related quarantine measures.
Advice hotline: 1922
Service numbers: Terminal 1: +886-3-398-2584; Terminal 2: +886-3-398-3395.3.
Passport ControlOn arrival in Taiwan, please present the following documents at passport control:
ROC nationals: Passport, arrival card (not required for ROC nationals with household registration in Taiwan).
Foreign nationals: Passport, visa, arrival card, boarding card stub.
Service number: +886-3-398-5010, ext. 7401–7405.
Automated e-Gate service
Automated self-service immigration control facilities (“e-Gate”) are available for ROC nationals resident in Taiwan, and for alien residents with multiple re-entry rights. Applicants must be over age 14 and at least 140 cm tall. At Taoyuan International Airport, enrolment counters are located in the passport control areas of the departure and arrival halls in Terminals
1 and 2.
Click here for further details.
Fast-track Passport Control for Frequent Visitors
Foreign nationals who visit Taiwan frequently may apply for a Speedy Immigration Inspection Certificate. Click here to apply online.
Animal and Plant Quarantine Inspection
Travelers are strictly forbidden to bring the following items into Taiwan:
Fresh fruit and vegetables.
Plant or animal products for which prior authorization has not been obtained (includes live animals, meat products, live plants).
Any person bringing animals, plants, or their derivative products into Taiwan should go to the animal and plant quarantine counter to complete quarantine inspection procedures.
If you wish to bring any item of agricultural produce into Taiwan, please telephone the Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine.
Service numbers: Terminal 1: +886-3-398-2268; Terminal 2: +886-3-398-3371.
Please click here for detailed information on the regulations governing the amounts of foreign currencies, Renminbi, New Taiwan Dollars and gold that each passenger may bring into Taiwan.
||Passengers may bring in any amount of gold, but must declare to the Customs regardless of the amount. If the total value of gold exceeds US$20,000, an import permit issued by the Bureau of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Economic Affairs is needed at the port of entry, and the clearance of goods and inspections are required, too.
||Amounts of US$10,000 or more, or the equivalent in other currencies, must be declared and registered with Customs.
||Negotiable securities with a face value of US$10,000 or more must be declared to Customs.
||Not more than NT$60,000 in notes can be brought in by each passenger unless a permit from the Central Bank of China is obtained in advance.
||Not more than RMB$20,000 in notes can be brought in by each passenger. The amount in excess of RMB $20,000 should be declared to the Customs and placed in bond for subsequent return abroad.
||Items not on the List of Commodities Subject to Import and Export Restrictions
Maximum value US$20,000
Items to a value exceeding the above allowance, and items on the List of Commodities Subject to Import and Export Restrictions
An import license must be presented.
For further details please contact Taipei Customs.
Service number: +886-3-383-4265
Customs Inspection of Luggage
Please collect your luggage from the luggage claim area. If your luggage does not include items in excess of the duty-free allowances, or items whose importation is controlled, banned, or restricted, you may go through the “Nothing to Declare” customs channel (green). Otherwise you must go through the “Goods to Declare” channel (red).
Please click here for further information on customs clearance of travelers’ luggage.
Service numbers: Terminal 1: +886-3-398-2307; Terminal 2: +886-3-398-3386.
Luggage Claim After going through passport control, please proceed to the customs lobby and wait at the luggage claim area to collect your luggage.
Bonded Luggage Service (24 hours)
If you have luggage that you do not wish to take through customs, you may deposit it at the bonded luggage counter for collection on departure.
Bonded baggage service (24 hours)
|Up to 12 kg
|Over 42 kg and high-value items
Service numbers: Terminal 1: +886-3-398-2326; Terminal 2: +886-3-398-3369.
Left Luggage and Packing Services
Left luggage and luggage packing service counters located in Terminals 1 and 2 provide left luggage service and home collection and delivery services.
Service hours: 06:00–23:30
Baggage storage, packing services
||North side of arrivals hall, 1st floor (1F)
||South side of arrivals hall, 1st floor (1F)
South side of departures hall, 3rd floor (3F)