Do I need a visa?

Residents of some countries and regions may require a travel visa for their visit to Japan. To find out if you need to obtain a travel visa, simply click on the following link for more information:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan website:

We recommend that you visit the VISA assistance page at your earliest convenience and submit all necessary documentation ahead of the deadline. VISA assistance will also be available from October 2013 - March 2014. Please note that we are unable to assist with any applications received after the deadline.