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Taiwan


Service locations

The Australian Commerce and Industry Office in Taipei has no visa function. The Department's office in Hong Kong, manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Taiwan.  

More information about visa and lodgement is available.

Australian Consulate General

Hong Kong (SAR of China)

Hong Kong (SAR of China)
Summary

This office provides immigration and visa services and applications for citizenship services to certain clients in the People's Republic of China (PRC), Hong Kong (SAR of China), Macau (SAR of China) and Taiwan.

Street address
24th Floor, Harbour Centre
25 Harbour Road
Wanchai
Hong Kong

Postal address
As above

Counter hours
By appointment only.

Telephone
852 2585 4139
You can leave a message with your name, phone number and reasons for your enquiry and we will get back to you by the next business day.

Note: All pre-lodgement enquiries should be directed to VFS Global.
Electronic contact
immigration.hongkong@dfat.gov.au
immigration.hongkong-business-centre@dfat.gov.au (Business Visa Enquiries)
Website
http://www.hongkong.china.embassy.gov.au
Additional information

​Payment information​​​​

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Credit card is the preferred payment option.

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Credit Card​

Payments using credit card will be processed in Australian dollars (AUD). We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Diners and JCB. When paying by a credit card you may incur a credit card surcharge, banking and currency conversion fees and you will need to accept the risk associated with any currency fluctuations.​​​​​

Prior to lodging your application, you may need to notify your bank of an upcoming foreign credit card transaction. Failure to do so may result in your transaction being declined. Without payment your application is invalid.

Credit card transactions processed in Australian dollars (AUD) are processed in Australia.​​​​​ A credit card surcharge may apply to transactions made using your credit card.

For credit card payments use the Payment Details Form - 1440​.​​​​​

We are able to accept bank draft in Hong Kong dollars.

​Making payment in Australia

Fees may be paid​ at any of our offi​ces in Australia. Once the fee has been paid, you will need to provide a copy of the receipt with your application.​​​

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We are unable to accept payment by cash or personal cheque.​

Citizenship

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Applications for Citizenship by Descent can be lodged at this office.​​​​

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​Applications for Australian citizenship general eligibility and other situations, and applications to resume or renounce (give up) Australian citizenship should be lodged at the Canberra Visa and Citizenship office in Australian Capital Territory​.

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Panel physician

Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital (KMUH)
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

Department of Preventive Medicine
KMUH, No.100, Tzyou 1st Road
Sham-min District​

Counter hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 5 pm
Saturday, 9 am to 12 pm
(Radiology facility available on Saturday)

Telephone

+886 7 312 1101 ext 6863

Fax

+886 7 311 0529
+886 7 322 0761

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Chao-Ling Wang (Female)
Dr Meng-Hsuan Hsieh (Male)
Dr Yu-Yin LIN (Female)

Medical and Radiology Clinic - Taichung

Medical and Radiology Clinic - Taichung
Street address

China Medical University Hospital Preventive Medicine Center
(corner of Wu Quan Road and Jim Xin Street)
No 2 Yuh Der Road
North District
Taichung 404

Telephone

+886 4 2205 2121 or ext 5620, 5621, 5622, 5623

Fax

+886 4 2233 1024

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Chiu-Shong Liu
Dr Shih-Wei Lai

Taipei

Mackay Memorial Hospital Health Evaluation Center
Summary

Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

16F No.92
Sec 2
Chung Shan N. Rd
Taipei 10449

Telephone

+886 2 2543 3535 ext 2860

Fax

+886 2 2541 8720

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Kuang-Chun Hu (male)
Dr Chung-Lieh Hung (male)
Dr Lo-Yip Yu (male)
Dr Yang-Che Kuo (male)

Taiwan Adventist Hospital
Summary
​Medical and Radiology examinations
Street address

424 Pa Te Road
Sec 2
Taipei 10558​

Telephone

+886 2 2771 8151

Fax

+886 2 2751 8584

Additional information

Doctor(s):
Dr Tsai Meng-Huei
Dr Huang Chih-Hsung
Dr Chan Wai
Dr Pei-Hsuan Weng

Police check

Taiwan - non-residents

Taiwan - non-residents
Postal address

Foreign Affairs Division
Taipei City Police Department
(Police Criminal Record Certificate)
96 Yanping South Road
Jhongjheng District
Taipei City 100
TAIWAN

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Criminal Record Certificate’.
If you do not have a friend or agent in Taiwan to apply on your behalf, you can apply for the certificate by post to the address above.
Provide: An application form (available on the website), a written statement explaining the purpose of the application, a copy of your passport bio data page, and a self-addressed return envelope (pre-paid postage not required).
Fee: Payble - 100 TWD per certificate.
Overseas applicants must also include US$7 to cover international postage costs (US$6 for applicants residing in Hong Kong or Macau).
Note: Your signature on the statement must be the same as the signature on your passport.

Taiwan - residents

Taiwan - residents
Street address

96 Yen Ping South Road
Taipei
TAIWAN
or
260 Chung Cheng 4th Road
Kaohsiung
TAIWAN

Telephone

(02) 23817494 (Taipei)
(07) 2120800 (Kaohsiung)

Website
http://english.tcpd.taipei.gov.tw/
Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Criminal Record Certificate’.
Apply at the Foreign Affairs Division of any city or provincial police headquarters.
Provide: An application form and supporting documentation (see website for details). The application form is available from the relevant city or provincial police headquarters, or from the website.
Fee: Payable.