Operation Hours and Location

Except during holidays, MECO will transact business with the public and receive visa and notary service applications during the following hours:

  • 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Visa applications received in the afternoon will be ready for release at 9:30 in the morning of the next working day.

Applications for authentication of documents and notary services will be ready for release after two working days.


MECO - Taipei

2F, Chang Hong New Era Building, 55 & 57 Zhouzi Street, Neihu District, Taipei, Taiwan

114台北市內湖區洲子街55/57號2樓

Telephone: (886) 2-2658-8825

Fax: (886) 2-2658-8867

Business Hours:

  • 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Getting there:

  • From Taipei Train Station, in front of ShinKong Tower take bus #49. Stop at Songjiang Rd. Corner Changchun Rd. Walk to MECO near McDo

  • From Taipei Train Station, at Civic Boulevard take bus #12. Stop in front of MECO near McDo. (ChangChun Elementary Station)

  • From St. Christopher Church, go to Minchuan Rd. on the other side of Starbucks. Take Bus#280 or 41. Stop at Songjiang Rd. Corner Changchun Rd. Walk to MECO near McDo

MECO - Taichung

20F Longbang Building (Building B), No. 220 Taiwan Boulevard, Section 2, West District, Taichung, Taiwan

台中市西區台灣大道二段220號20樓 龍邦世貿大樓B棟

Telephone Number: (886) 4-23228835 to 36

Fax Number: (886) 4-23228992

Business Hours:

  • 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Getting there:

  • Take bus nos. 31 and 81 (color green) from train station and the bus stop is 'Min Quan Lu Kow' (民權路口).

MECO - Kaohsiung

9F-2, Grand 50 Tower, No. 80, Min Tzu 1st Road, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

807高雄市三民區民族一路80號9F 長谷世貿聯合國大樓

Telephone: (886) 7-3985935 to 36

Fax: (886) 7-3985929

Business Hours:

  • 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Getting there:

  • Take bus #72 or #28 or take the MRT to Houyi station then take the shuttle bus.

MECO - Manila

7/F Trafalgar Plaza, 105 H.V. de la Costa Street, Salcedo Village, Makati City, Philippines

Telephone: (632) 848-3796 to 97

Fax: (632) 848-3799

Business Hours:

  • 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Emergency Numbers:

  • MECO 24 hour emergency hotline: 02 2508-4253
  • MECO Labor emergency hotline: 0932 218057
  • Foreign Workers Hotline: 1955
Getting there:

  • Take the MRT to Buendia Station, then take the Jeep until Pacific Star Building. Walk towards Trafalgar Plaza.