It started last January 2016 when Taiwan permitted the release of evisa. Originally, it is applicable to 23 countries, and thereon, new nationalities have been added last October that same year. The list will surely expand again in the near future. First, you have to check your eligibility to go to Taiwan. The Visa Checker on iVisa’s website can be used to do this, by putting your nationality as Bangladeshi and selecting Taiwan as your destination. You will know in an instant if you qualify for a Taiwan evisa. You will also be provided with the instructions on how to apply online if you are qualified.
What documents Bangladeshi need?
As this service was made by iVisa to spare Bangladeshi from all the bureaucracy that goes with obtaining a visa, it has been proven several times how helpful this service is for travelers all over the globe, and is surely one great reason for you to try this. Bangladeshi just need to prepare a few things to help them start the process. Logically, the most important requirement is a valid passport. All travelers need to have a passport, regardless of their country. Depending on your situation, you may also be required to present the following:
Proof of accommodation – you may be asked to submit a hotel confirmation or a letter from a host in Taiwan.
Invitation letter – if you go to Taiwan for business purposes, you may have received an invitation letter, but that is not always applicable.
Bank statement – many countries will ask for proof that you can provide for yourself while in the country, and Taiwan is one of them.
Return flight ticket
Copies of your passport’s main page
Digital passport sized photo
Although it may different from one person to another, the documents above may be requested by immigration officer, and it is highly recommended for Bangladeshi to have them just in case. This is to avoid any unpleasant incidents like delays.
Taiwan evisa – the Application Form
It is also one of the requirements in acquiring a visa for Bangladeshi to fill in an online application form. Worry less, as the form is very easy to accomplish. iVisa also prides itself of superb customer service representatives whom are available 24/7 to help you in case you need help.
The form is divided into three steps that could easily be accomplished. For the first step, you will be asked to fill in your basic information, which will only consume five minutes of your time. Bangladeshi is also required to select whether they want a single or double entry in this part of application, and then choose the preferred processing time. Although the processing times have different fees, the type of entry does not have extra fees. For that, iVisa provides you three options:
Standard processing – this is the most viable option for you if you have lot of time before your departure. This one will have your application processed within 7 business days for the cost of $79.
Rush processing – this option will lessen the waiting period a little. Your Taiwan evisa will be in your e-mail inbox within 5 business days, but it costs a bit higher than the previous option. You will be charged $109.
Super Rush processing – this is the best option you have if it is urgent and need your visa as quickly as possible. iVisa will send you your Taiwan evisa in just 3 business days. This option is more expensive as expected for the cost of $129.
After reviewing the information that you entered in the form, you may then proceed with the payment. iVisa accepts credit/debit card and PayPal payments as well.
Bangladeshi may be asked to submit additional documents depending on the person and the situation. For example, Bangladeshi traveling with minors will need additional documents than people travel alone.
Clearly, it is very easy to apply through the internet. The document that you will receive will be valid for 90 days and will allow you to stay in Taiwan for 30 days. Regarding the entries, Bangladeshi can enter the country once or twice, depending on your choice you selected on the application.