Taiwan has allowed the release of evisa last January 2016. It started to become applicable to 23 countries, and 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 Turkish 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 Turkish need?
iVisa made this service to spare Turkish from all the bureaucracy that goes with obtaining a visa. iVisa had proven how helpful this service is for travelers all over the globe and is surely one great reason for you to try this. Turkish just needs 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 Turkish to have them just in case. This is to avoid any unpleasant incidents like delays.
Taiwan evisa – the Application Form
Turkish also needs to fill in an online application form as part of the requirements in acquiring a visa. Forget about the worries, 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 consists of three steps that you should complete. In the first step, you will need to fill in your basic information, which will only take five minutes. Turkish also needs 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.
As soon as you finish reviewing the information you have entered in the form, you may then proceed with the payment. iVisa accepts credit/debit card and PayPal payments as well.
Turkish might need to submit additional documents, but it depends on the situation. The number of documents varies from person to person, depending on your situation. For example, Turkish traveling with minors will need additional documents than people travel alone.
As you can see, it is not that difficult applying through the internet. The document you receive is good for 90 days, and it will allow you a 30-day stay in Taiwan. As for the entries, Turkish can enter the country once or twice, depending on your choice you selected on the application.