Join AIT Director Christensen in Kaohsiung on October 23rd for a U.S. Citizen Town Hall and Consular Services

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AIT Director Brent Christensen cordially invites you to a U.S. Citizen Town Hall in Kaohsiung on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 from 3:30-4:00 P.M.  This is the fourth in a series of town halls hosted by Director Christensen around the island.

The AIT Kaohsiung Consular Team will also be on hand before the town hall to provide passport renewal and notary services.

When: Wednesday, October 23th 2019 at 3:00 P.M. (passport and notary services offered from 3:00-4:00 P.M.)

Where: Kaohsiung American School, 3rd Floor, Lecture Hall, No. 889, Cuei-Hua Road, Zuoying District, Kaohsiung

Who: All U.S. citizen travelers/residents are invited, so tell your friends!

This event will be off the record.  No filming or recording, please.

How: Please RSVP by Friday, October 18

A U.S. passport or Taiwan passport/I.D. will be required for entry.

Services we will provide between 3:00-4:00pm:

  • Passport Renewals
  • Notary Services

Note: No Cash, Credit Card or personal check Payments will be accepted.  Payment for services by Local Bank Draft in USD only.  See below for specific instructions.

Payment for services must be made by local bank draft (Cashier’s Check) in U.S. Dollars (本地銀行的美金匯票) payable to “American Institute in Taiwan” with no other amendments or notations (such as “Not Negotiable”).  We regret that we can only provide services after receiving payment by local bank draft at the time of the visit.  Please ensure that your bank draft is for the exact cost of your services.  Minor child passport renewals cost $115; adult passport renewals cost $110; first-time or lost adult passport replacements cost $145; all notary services are $50 per notary signature.  More details of the fee schedules can be found here.

For passport renewal information and required documents, please refer to AIT’s website here for adults and here for children under 16 years of age.

All passport applicants must prepare A-4 sized photocopies of all required documents before arriving to submit the passport application.

For passport renewals, the passport will be ready in about three weeks and will be sent to the applicant by courier service.  The previous passport will be cancelled and returned to the applicant on-site.