To work legally in Taiwan you generally need to enter on a visitor visa, have your company apply for a work permit, apply for a resident visa after you receive your work permit, and apply for an ARC after receiving your resident visa.
How can I get work permit in Taiwan?
You must apply for the Taiwan Resident (Work) Visa after your employer obtains your work permit, and at least 8 days before your Visitor Visa expires. Once the BOCA issues your work visa, you must apply for a Taiwan residence permit at a local service center of the National Immigration Agency within 15 days.
What is the most common job in Taiwan?
Which are popular jobs in Taiwan?
- Teaching and Academic Jobs.
- IT jobs.
- Finance and Banking Jobs.
- Sales Jobs.
- Admin Jobs.
- Manufacturing Jobs.
- Management Jobs.
- Marketing Jobs.
Can a foreigner work in Taiwan?
Not all office jobs require Chinese-language skill, but it helps for many job opportunities. To work legally, a foreigner must obtain a work permit and ARC. A physical exam at a hospital is required to obtain legal work status at any school in Taiwan, but is not required for white-collar workers.
How long does it take to get a work permit in Taiwan?
An application usually takes up to two weeks to be processed. On receiving their work permit, the person must ensure that the visa they applied for is relevant. For stays in Taiwan exceeding six months, a work visa is needed, and a work permit is needed as part of the work visa application.