Visa restriction

All foreign nationals who wish to newly enter Japan under the exceptional circumstances are required to apply for a visa in advance of travel to Japan. Please click here for detailed visa application process.
(Note: It is still not possible to apply for a visa for tourism purpose.)


Visa / Residing in Japan


Information regarding immigration and residency management system

For inquiries regarding the immigration system and residency management system in Japan, please inquire the Immigration Bureau of Japan directly.

Immigration Bureau of Japan

Information centers


A daily life support portal for foreign nationals
Residency management system
Study in Japan