AIT officer to provide services in Taichung

The China Post news staff

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Representatives of the American Citizen Services Unit of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) will be in Taichung on Wednesday, Nov. 3, to provide consular services. American citizens applying for U.S. passports, and anyone requiring the services of a notary public for U.S. purposes, may come to the American Corner, located in the National Taichung Library.

Only passport renewal and notary services will be available at this time. Payment for services must be made in cash in either Taiwan dollars or U.S. dollars only. Please bring the exact amount as AIT cannot give change. For passport renewal information and required documents for adults and children under 16 years of age, please refer to AIT’s website at: All applicants must prepare A-4 sized photocopies of those required documents before submitting the passport application. The passport will be ready in about three weeks and will be sent to the applicant by courier. The previous passport will be cancelled and returned to the applicant at the library at 291-3, Jingwu Road, Taichung City, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Please contact AIT’s Taipei Office at 02-2162-2000 ext. 2306 or by e-mail at for further information.