Quarantine hotel refund for ARC holders?

I know Taiwanese can get a refund/semi refund for their quarantine hotel. Can ARC holders also get this refund? What if when you were doing the quarantine you didn’t have your ARC yet (visitor visa), but got your ARC afterwards?

I think only if you have a Taiwan employer and you aren’t able to be paid wages during the quarantine. The application forms are all in Chinese. I haven’t submitted mine yet since I don’t believe my self employment qualifies.

Foreigners on ARC can apply for
受隔離、檢疫者和其照顧者防疫補償 (中央衛福部)
if you meet some criteria. It is 1000NTD / day.


Iirc, I’ve read somewhere that if you get an ARC and the periods of ARC validity and quarantine are overlapped, you can apply for this.

Hotels can apply for
防疫旅館補助 (中央衛福部)
If the guest is a Taiwanese. It is 800NTD / day.

In Taipei, citizens can apply for
居家隔離居家檢疫者補助
If you stay at an approved hotel. It is 500NTD / day.
Other local governments also have similar rules, but I don’t know if you should be a citizen or not in other places.

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