Address and opening hours

The German Institute is located on the 33th floor of Taipei 101 Tower in Xin Yi District of Taipei.

Our address:
German Institute Taipei
33F, No. 7, Xinyi Rd., Sec. 5, Taipei 11049
臺北市11049, 信義路五段7號33樓

Phone: (+ 886 2) 8722 2800
Fax: (+886 2) 8101 6282
Mail: taipei%27%diplo%27%de,info

You can reach us by telephone:
Monday - Thursday: 08:30 - 17:00 hours
Friday: 08:30 - 14:00 hours

Opening hours

  • for visa applications, German passports/ID cards and birth registration you need an appointment booked through our online sytem link to the online appointment system
  • for "citizen services" (certification of signatures, authentication of documents, life certificates for pensioners) no appointment is needed. You can come Monday through Thursday from 09.00 am to 11.30 am.
  • for other matters, please contact us by email or phone for an appointment


In case of Emergency:

For German/EU citizens only: In case of emergency only, please ring mobile 09 33 15 40 31. This phone will be answered after office hours until midnight. Weekends from 8.00 am to midnight.
Visa inquiries and other routine matters will not and cannot be answered by this emergency number!


How to get to us by public transportation:

MRT Station: Taipei-101/World Trade Center (Xinyi-Line), Exit No. 4

Bus No. : Line 292 or 612, Stopp: "World Trade Center"

Online Registration for Appointments


For visa applications and passport applications a prior appointment is required. Appointments can be booked by following the link below:

Public Holidays 2018

The German Institute remains closed on weekends and the following holidays:

Mon 26 December 2016
Fri 27 January 2017
Mon 30 January 2017
Tue 04 April 2017
Fri 14 April 2017
Mon 17 April 2017
Tue 03 October 2017
Wed 04 October 2017
Tue 31 October 2017
Mon 25 December 2017
Tue 26 December 2017