Holidays and Closures

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Overview

The Consular Section of the American Institute in Taiwan will be closed on Saturdays, Sundays, both U.S. and Taiwan holidays, and the Consular Section in-service days. 

The visa application services call center will be closed on  Saturdays, Sundays, both U.S. and Taiwan holidays.

Dates of Closure

Dates of Closure - All Dates 2019
Date Day Holiday Country AIT
Closed
Call Center
Closed
Jan.01 Tuesday New Year’s Day U.S./Taiwan Y Y
Jan.11 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Jan.21 Monday Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday U.S. Y Y
Feb.04 Monday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan Y Y
Feb.05 Tuesday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan Y Y
Feb.06 Wednesday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan Y Y
Feb.07 Thursday Chinese Lunar New Year Taiwan Y Y
Feb.15 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Feb.18 Monday Presidents' Day U.S./Taiwan Y Y
Feb.28 Thursday Peace Memorial Day Taiwan Y Y
Mar.08 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Apr.04 Thursday Children's Day Taiwan Y Y
Apr.05 Friday Tomb Sweeping Day Taiwan Y Y
Apr.12 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
May 10 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
May 27 Monday Memorial Day U.S. Y Y
Jun. 7 Friday Dragon Boat Festival Taiwan Y Y
Jul.04 Thursday Independence Day U.S. Y Y
Sep.02 Monday Labor Day U.S. Y Y
Sep.13 Friday Mid-Autumn Festival Taiwan Y Y
Sep.27 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Oct.10 Thursday Double Ten Day Taiwan Y Y
Oct.14 Monday Columbus Day U.S. Y Y
Oct.25 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Nov.11 Monday Veterans Day U.S. Y Y
Nov.15 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Nov.28 Thursday Thanksgiving Day U.S. Y Y
Dec.13 Friday Consular Section In-Service Day AIT Taipei Y  
Dec.25 Wednesday Christmas Day U.S. Y Y