Taiwan: Reopening Steps for Some Business Travelers 

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Points 

  • Taiwan will reopen for eligible business travelers beginning 7 March 2022 
  • Entrance restrictions will be relaxed for eligible business travelers beginning 7 March 2022  


On 24 Feb. 2022, the authorities of Taiwan announced plans to relax travel restrictions beginning 7 March 2022. Foreign nationals will be permitted to enter Taiwan for business activities such as business inspections, investments, contract performance and job applications under a special entry permit and as internal transfers for multinational companies.  

Individuals from China, Hong Kong, and Macao will also be permitted to enter Taiwan on special entry permits to fulfill contractual obligations or as international transfers for multinational companies.  

The government will also shorten the mandatory quarantine period from ten days to seven. For additional information on entrance requirements, click here.  

What are the Changes? 

The authorities of Taiwan will allow some business travelers to enter the country beginning 7 March 2022. Quarantine measures will also be shortened for travelers entering Taiwan beginning 7 March 2022.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the authorities of Taiwan’s website and Envoy’s website for the latest updates and information.  

This article was published on 28 Feb. 2022 and may not be the most recent update concerning COVID-19 entrance restrictions, testing requirements and quarantine measurers. For the most recent updates be sure to check our Global Mobility Resource Center.

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