Processing Type: Single

General Requirements:

  1. A duly filled up visa application form (you may check this website to fill-up the application form online http://visawebapp.boca.gov.tw)
  2. Two (2) passport size photos 1.5×2 with white background (taken w/in the last 3 months)
  3. Passport valid for at least six (6) months from the date of departure and old showing previous travels
  4. Birth Certificate NSO (ORIGINAL) – Issued latest date
  5. Marriage Contract NSO (ORIGINAL) – as long as married
  6. Supporting documents related to the purpose of visit such as:
  7. Air Ticket or Booking Certificate
  8. Financial Statements of the applicants such as:
    • Copy of Income Tax Return
    • Original Bank Certificate
  9. Letter of permission to leave from the employer

All documents submitted should be original and with one (1) set of photocopy

For Employee:

  • Original Employment Certificate with approved Leave of Absence (Must include applicant’s position, date hired, compensation, address, office landline and email address)
  • Copy of Company ID

For Businessman:

  • Copy of Business Permit/Mayor’s Permit
  • Copy of DTI/SEC

For Student/Child:

  • Original School Certificate
  • Copy of School ID

For Retiree:

  • Retirement Documents or copy of Senior Citizen ID

*NOTE: Additional Requirements:


Note: Only applicant’s current and direct employer is allowed to serve as sponsor

  1. Employer’s Original Bank Certificate
  2. Statement of Accounts detailing transactions for 6 months prior to applying for visa (original and photocopy of all pages), OR
  3. Passbook detailing transactions for 6 months prior to applying for visa (original and photocopy of all pages)
  4. Sponsorship Letter or Guarantee Letter from the employer


  • Copy of PSA Marriage Certificate for spouse as proof of relationship
  • Copy of PSA Birth Certificate for children as proof of relationship
  • Letter or Affidavit of Support

Tourist Visa requirements for ROC:

  1. Original passport valid at least 6 months
  2. I-card
  3. ICR / Immigration Certificate of Residence
  4. Birth Certificate
  5. 3pcs. Passport size picture w/ white background.

NOTE: All documents submitted should be original and with two (2) sets of photocopy.
Travel Authorization Certificate (Entry Permit)

The nationals of the Philippines, India, Indonesia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos who possess at least one of the following documents issued by Australia, Canada, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, any of the Schengen countires, the United Kingdom, or the United States, can apply online for an ROC Travel Authorization Certificate