Japanese Government Initiatives for COVID-19

2022/10/11

【IMPORTANT NOTICE】

【NEW】
UPDATED INFORMATION ON ENTERING INTO JAPAN AS OF 11 OCTOBER 2022
 
Based on the New Border Measures on 11 October 2022 following changes are implemented.

- "Certificate for completion of Registration to the ERFS system" and "Written Pledge" are no longer required for the visa submissions.

- Visa applications under "Sightseeing" and "Visiting friends" categories will be accepted. Both individual and group tours will be allowed to travel.

- Frequent travelers visiting Japan under Non Profit Business Affairs category are allowed to request for Multiple entry visa.

- Visa applications for Transit visas are accepted for transit purposes.

Please see below websites for further details
https://www.mofa.go.jp/ca/fna/page4e_001053.html

https://visa.vfsglobal.com/lka/en/jpn