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U.S. Citizen Services Kaohsiung

Face Masks Required When Entering AIT Kaohsiung Office

Due to elevated COVID-related restrictions, applicants are required to wear protective masks in order to enter the China Steel Corporation (CSC) building. There are no exceptions to these requirements.


Welcome to American Citizen Services Unit at the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).  We have office in Taipei and in Kaohsiung to provide information and assistance to U.S. citizens in Taiwan.  We are closed to the public on U.S. and Taiwan Public Holidays.

The AIT Kaohsiung Branch Office is located on the Fifth Floor of No. 88, Chenggong 2nd Road, Qianzhen District, Kaohsiung City.  All U.S. Citizen Services are provided by appointment.

The Kaohsiung Consular District covers Chiayi City, Chiayi County, Tainan City, Kaohsiung City, Pingtung County, Taitung County, and Penghu County.

Please note that the Kaohsiung Branch Office does not offer visa services and we are not able to answer inquiries regarding visa issues.  Please visit U.S. Visas for details.

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COVID-19 Information

  • U.S. Entry Regulations: Please visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s website, and the U.S. Department of State’s website for information.
  • IRS Economic Impact Payment: Please visit the Internal Revenue Service’s website for information.