Taiwan announces timeline for relaxing entry restrictions, raising weekly arrival cap

23 September, 2022

Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center announced (22-Sep-2022) the mandatory quarantine will remain at three days of quarantine and four days of self initiated epidemic prevention, although arrivals will be permitted to spend the entire seven day period in a residence under the one person per room rule, effective 29-Sep-2022. Also, effective 29-Sep-2022, the weekly cap on arrivals will be increased from 50,000 to 60,000, while on arrival saliva PCR testing will be removed, replaced with four rapid test kits. Under phase two, the quarantine requirement will be lifted and a seven day self initiated epidemic prevention will be enforced, effective 13-Oct-2022. [more - original PR] [more - original PR II] [more - original PR III]