Chinese Taipei Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Chinese Taipei
Capital city: Taipei
Currency: New Taiwan Dollar (TWD)
Local time: GMT + 8
Telephone code: + 886
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by persons over 20 years of age of:1. 200 cigarettes or 25 cigars or 1 pound of tobacco;2. one bottle (not exceeding 1 liter)... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Passengers can import firearms and ammunition if holding a permit issued by local control authorities (Airport Police Bureau) in Chinese Taipei. Th... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Declaration upon arrival required for import of all animals, plants or their products into Chinese Taipei.... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of gold ornaments up to 62,5 grams, silver ornaments up to 625 grams. Prohibited: Gold and silver bullion or coins; undeveloped films; ... More information


Imported from rabies-free areas:a. must be implanted with a microchip and be vaccinated against rabies at the age of at least 90 days old and ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Chinese Taipei. Exempt: baggage of transit passengers, which is cleared a... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport. ... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: AllowedLocal currency (New Taiwan Dollar-T... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.