★Visa applications are only accepted from residents in our jurisdiction
Click here to check the location of the Embassy/Consulate-General with jurisdiction over your place of residence.
★Exemption agreement with JapanPlease click here to find out if you need a Japanese visa or not.
A visa is NOT necessary for US passport holders visiting Japan for a short-term stay of less than 90 days with the purpose of tourism and business.
- visa waiver arrangement with the United States does NOT apply to U.S. individuals wishing to travel to Japan for paid activities, news/media related activities or attending depositions taken by U.S. Consul, or for U.S. Federal Government employees on official business or transit to/from official mission