Effective August 30, 2021, AIT no longer accepts walk-in renewals of 10-year adult passports. You must renew your passport by mail.
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.