Prior to application for direct connections and transmission of information, connection tests must be successfully completed by the TWSE. System connections with the TWSE's trading information system shall not affect the TWSE's operation of the centralized securities market. The TWSE may place restrictions on the filing of applications as deemed necessary.
A user applicant shall specify in the application the equipment type or model, quantity, and place where the equipment will be installed. Installation may take place only upon approval from the TWSE, and a user applicant may neither relocate nor install additional equipment without the approval of the TWSE.
Applicant users wishing to switch to an indirect connection, or make any subsequent change in connections, shall first report to the TWSE for approval.