EU announces changes to validity period of Digital COVID Certificate

On February 21, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) reported that Taiwan received a notification related to the EU Digital COVID Certificate (EU-DCC) from the European Union (EU) that the validity period of vaccination certificates adopted by EU member states has been changed to 270 days, from originally 365 days, since February 1. The validity period does not apply to certificates for booster doses (the third shot in Taiwan). To cooperate with the modification of EU data, venues are advised to use the verification program by obtaining the latest verification logic after accessing the website of the verification program. Further information is available on the Digital COVID-19 Certificate section of the Ministry of Health and Welfare website (

發佈日期 2022/2/21