AIT/Taipei and AIT/Kaohsiung will be closed on Tuesday, December 24, 2019

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2019/12/19

Due to a recent Executive Order issued by President Trump, the AIT Taipei office and Kaohsiung office will be closed on Tuesday, December 24, 2019.  Please note that we will also be closed on December 25 for Christmas.

Rescheduling American Citizen Services Appointments

We encourage individuals who have American Citizen Services (Taipei office) appointments scheduled for December 24 to reschedule their appointments online by visiting AIT’s website at https://www.ait.org.tw/u-s-citizen-services/.

If you have an appointment scheduled for December 24 and can demonstrate a need for urgent travel, you may come to AIT during our regular business hours on the next available business day (December 26).  However, delays are to be expected.

Rescheduling Nonimmigrant Visa Interview Appointments

We encourage individuals who had nonimmigrant visa interview appointments scheduled for December 24 to reschedule their appointments by visiting the US Visa Information Service’s web site at http://www.ustraveldocs.com/tw/.

Rescheduling Immigrant Visa Interview Appointments

Individuals who had immigrant visa interview appointments scheduled for December 24 should send an email to AIT’s Immigrant Visa Unit (visaiv-ait@state.gov) to ensure we have a correct email address on file for you.  The IV Unit will then reach out to you to reschedule your appointment.