One day APRC application in Taichung -
Foreign Affairs office police check +/- 10 minutes
Tax Office record print +/- 5 minutes
Employment record from school - asked in the morning, got it before lunch
Printed the application form and filled it in, made passport & etc. copies, took it all down to the NIA office.
Guy prints and stamps some forms, initial a couple, and he says he'll call in +/- 2 weeks.