As of March 18, 2011, the American Institute Taiwan (AIT) will temporarily close for routine US visa services to provide support in assisting American citizens evacuating from Japan due to the recent earthquake. This closure will remain effective until further notice on the American Institute Taiwan website. The American Institute Taiwan will continue to provide American Citizen Services during this period.
The American Institute Taiwan (AIT) asks those who had nonimmigrant visa interview appointments scheduled on or after March 18, 2011 to check the American Institute Taiwan (AIT) website for updates on when they will resume routine services. These US visa applicants may reschedule their appointments by visiting the Application Processing Center’s web site.
For emergency visa cases, please review the American Institute Taiwan (AIT) website for information about what constitutes an emergency and follow the instructions on the website to submit an email request.