Japan Visa Types 2


1. Short-Term Stay

Countries or Regions that require a visa to enter Japan

Countries or Regions that do not require a visa to enter Japan

2. Work or Long-term stay

3. Visa for Medical Stay

4. Visa Exemptions for Diplomatic and Official Passport Holders

Documents required to apply for visa in Japan:

  • Passport
  • Visa application form
  •  One Photograph (2×2 inches)
  •  Birth certificate
  •  Marriage Certificate (if applicable) *
  • Certificate of employment/letter from the employer (if employed in the country who wish to apply)
  • A photocopy of your old passport(s) which indicates record of your previous travel(s) to Japan (if applicable)

*Please submit a copy of a marriage certificate that was issued by the National Statistics Office (NSO) on security paper.

Download Visa Application form to enter into Japan

Japan Embassy | Consulate

For any Japan Visa, Passport related enquiries, you can contact the near by Japan embassy or consulate general of Japan located worldwide

Embassy of Japan

Consulate general of Japan


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2 thoughts on “Japan Visa Types

  • Abu Bashiru Olakunle

    My name is.Abu Bashiru Olakunle am from Nigeria, I leave in Noudhibou in Mauritania I like to apply I like to apply to travel to Japan I will like to know the detail requirements and the visa fee because I never see the payment fee on your website and more also do I need to get resident permit in Mauritania before I will qualify and my bank statement or can use my own account that I run in my country Nigeria thanks waiting for your reply

  • BILAL ALTAF

    MY NAME IS BILAL ALTAF I WANT TO WORK VISA IN JAPAN I ALSO COMPLET MY 14TEEN YEAY OF EXAM. IN ACCOUNTS AND I KNOW THE FINISHING CARPENTER WORK SO PLZ TELL ME HOW I CAN APPLY