If you hold a Taiwan ARC (Alien Resident Certificate) and have a Certificate of Eligibility issued by the Ministry of Justice in Japan, please submit the following documents for your application.
1. A visa application form
2. One photo; stick it on the application form（2in x 1.4in, taken in the last 6 months, face the camera directly without wearing a hat and must use a plain white background）
3. Passport（valid for at least 6 months ; the original and 1 copy of the photo page）
4. Alien Resident Certificate（the original and 1 copy of both sides）
5. Certificate of Eligibility（the original and 1 copy of both sides）
*Please print all the documents on A4-size papers and do not staple the documents.
*Visa applicants may need to submit additional documents upon request.
Forms and Document Downloads
Service hours for applications (no appointment needed)
Monday to Thursday 9:00 – 11:30；13:30 – 16:00
Friday 9:00 – 11:30
The office is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and Taiwanese and some Japanese holidays.
Where to apply
Japan-Taiwan Exchange Association Taipei Office
Address: No. 28, Songshan Dist., Qingcheng St., Taipei 105403
If your ARC shows that your residence address is located in（Yunlin County, Chiayi County, Chiayi City, Tainan City, Kaohsiung City, Pingtung County, Taitung County or Penghu County）, please apply at