headhonchoII wrote:Suvlaca , Irish citizens can get an ROC license by reciprocality now.
janfetw wrote:I have Swiss license, European license and an International license. I checked the website here for converting foreign licenses and it was totally confusing. Having got my International license in Germany specifically for my stay in Taiwan, I discovered later it was no longer valid as I no longer had an address in Germany. I applied for it originally so that I could hire cars in Taiwan as I understood that it would have a Chinese translation. However upon receiving it the only translations were into a few European languages and Russian. You call that an International license!
Elegua wrote:What can we do with an old expired Taiwan license? Can I renew? Way back when I actually ended up taking the road test and I'd hate to have to go through that again.
cranky laowai wrote:Elegua wrote:What can we do with an old expired Taiwan license? Can I renew? Way back when I actually ended up taking the road test and I'd hate to have to go through that again.
A couple of years ago I renewed a scooter license that had expired about a year before that. I doubt there's any difference with car licenses. I don't remember the exact procedure now; but it wasn't a lot of trouble. (Certainly less hassle than going through the testing procedure!)
ransferring into Taiwan's driver license
A.R.C card. (over one year residence period)
Three 1-inch photos.
A registration form with the qualified physical examination.
A valid passport and original driver's license.
Your foreign driving license must be authenticated overseas by an embassy or consulate of the Taiwan, or Representative Office, Liaison Office or other office duly authorized by the Taiwan Ministry Of Foreign Affairs or be authenticated in Taiwan by your country's embassy, consulate or other office which is duly authorized by Taiwan Ministry Of Foreign Affairs.
The permit of International driver's license
Valid international driving license.
Passport or A.R.C card.
One identical bust taken within the past six months one inch glossy printing paper black and white or color photos, no composite photos, full face front view with a plain white background and no wearing hat or headgear except for religious reasons, without dark glasses or glasses with tinted lenses unless it is for medical reasons.
A foreigners holding a valid international driving license issued by our
reciprocating countries can drive in Taiwan for thirty days without applying for a
international driving permit.
The maximum period of validity for a driving permit of international driving license is one year.
The expiry date of the driving permit depends on the expiry date of the original
international driving license and A.R.C ,whichever expires first.
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