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  • Prerequisites:
     1. Identification documents (Both original copy and one copy are needed.):
      ◆ Citizen who has the nationality of the R.O.C. (Taiwan) shall provide his/her national or military ID card.
      ◆ People who have foreign official driving license within the valid period (Allowed only for Citizens of Reciprocating Countries.) shall provide one of the following documents:
       (1) Resident Certificate for Taiwan;
       (2) A certificate of at least 6 months stay in Taiwan. (Apply after the immigration date.)
      ◆ People who have official driving license permitted by People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong and Macao within the valid period shall provide one of the following documents:
       (1) Resident Certificate for Taiwan;
       (2) A certificate of at least one-year stay in Taiwan. (Apply within one year after the immigration date.)
     2. Three 1-inch full face photos taken within 6 months prior to application. The photos shall be printed on glossy paper with a plain background, bareheaded shot and please make sure the facial features are clear to identify.
     3. Both the original copy and one copy of Passport are required.
     4. Both the original copy and one copy of Official Valid Foreign driving license. (An application of document verification is necessary.)
     5. An application form of regular driving license attached with qualified physical ability examination certificate. (The certificate of physical examination is valid for one year).

    Attentions:
     1. All the foreign driving licenses except for English driving licenses are supposed to attach with Chinese translation which is authorized by one of the following foreign agencies:1. Embassies of Taiwan; 2. Representative Offices of Taiwan; or the verification of notary publics.
     2. Driving licenses issued by the People’s Republic of China are necessary verified with the designated institutes or NGOs authorized by the Ministry of Executive, Taiwan. Furthermore, citizens of the People’s Republic of China are required to pass a written exam to obtain the driving license of Taiwan.
     3. Driving licenses issued by Hong Kong and Macao are necessary verified with the designated institutes or NGOs authorized by the Ministry of Executive, Taiwan.
     4. Driving licenses issued by countries except for item 2 & 3 are necessary verified with the Embassies of Taiwan, Representative Offices of Taiwan, and foreign institutes authorized by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taiwan.
     5. To exchange for Taiwanese driving license of motorcycles by valid driving licenses of motorcycles issued from the Reciprocating Countries, the regulations proposed by Ministry of Transportation Communication, Taiwan is followed. According to the regulations:If the driving license is NOT classified by the Engine Displacement or Horse Power of motorcycles, it is allowed to exchange for
       (1) Driving License for General Motorcycles.
       (2) Limited Driving License for Large Motorcycles (Engine displacement < 550 c.c.) with attached training certificate of Large Motorcycles above 32 hours but less than 43 hours.
       (3) Driving License for Large Motorcycles (Engine displacement > 550 c.c.) with attached training certificate of Large Motorcycles at least 43 hours.
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  • Yes, only if he/she has an international driving license. According to the act of vehicle transportation management (Article 100), people who have valid Taiwanese driving license or international driving license are qualified to rent a small passenger vehicle from a car rental company.
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  • 1. The original copy of driving license. (By the expiration date.)
    2. The original copy of ID card or Resident Certificate for Taiwan.
    3. Passport or the applicant shall provide his/her English name and place of birth which are supposed to be the same as the passport.
    4. Two 2-inch full face photos.
    5. Registration Fee:NTD 250 for permitting an international driving license.
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  •  1.The original copy of driving license. (A copy is accepted.)
     2.The original copy of personal identification. (A copy is accepted.)
     3.Registration Fee:NTD 100 for a certificate of non-traffic accidents and FREE for driving records.
      
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  • Please refer to the websites of Directorate General of Highways:http://www.thb.gov.tw .
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Visitors: 682 Update Date: 108-07-31 Maintenance Unit: Driver's Licenses Section, Kaohsiung Motor Vehicles Office
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