Japanese Government Initiatives for COVID-19
[Remarks] : Futher information, “Q & A” regarding when entering Japan under the current epidemic prevention measures.
3、Information related to COVID-19 in Japan
4、For permanent residents who have difficulty in re-entering Japan within the valid period of their re-entry permission due to the impact of the COVID-19 (as per the website of the Immigration Services of Japan)
5、Exemption of Visa (Short-Term Stay) for foreigners excepted Sri Lankan nationals.
【NOTICE from the Embassy, Immigration Services Agency of Japan and Sri Lankan Airlines】
1、NOTICE from the Embassy(update as at 19th May 2021)
The re-entry into Japan of foreign nationals with status of residence who have stayed in Sri Lanka will be denied from 0:00 am (JST) on May 21, 2021 unless there are special exceptional circumstances. Foreign nationals with the status of residence of “Permanent Resident”, “Spouse or Child of a Japanese National”, “Spouse or Child of a Permanent Resident” or “Long Term Resident”, who have departed Japan with Re-entry Permission by 20th May are treated as persons in special exceptional circumstances.
*All visa applications are to be submitted to the Japan Visa Application Centre (VFS).
2、Relevant Information regarding Covid-19 by the Immigration Services of Japan
3、 Flight Information from Colombo to Narita