【A valid vaccination certificate (or certificate of vaccination with 3 doses of vaccine) 】
Please note that those who have not received three doses of valid vaccines must have a negative certificate within 72 hours prior to departure from Japan.
For more information on valid vaccines, please visit https://www.mhlw.go.jp/content/000997373.pdf.
【About Visit Japan Web】
This is a service that allows you to complete immigration procedures such as quarantine, immigration inspection, and customs declarations on the web.
You can access this service from https://vjw-lp.digital.go.jp/en/ , so please prepare in advance.
【Resumption of visa exemption arrangement】
The visa exemption measures, which were temporarily suspended due to the border measures, were resumed at 0:00 am (JST) on October 11, 2022.
Please refer to the following links for information on eligible visa exemption countries/regions and types.
- Visa exemption countries/regions (Short-Term Stay)
- Countries exempting diplomatic and official passport holders from diplomatic and official visa requirements
- Visa handling for United Nations Laissez-Passer holders visiting Japan on UN business while also carrying the passport of their country of nationality
COVID-19: Current Japanese Border Measures
Application for Visa for foreign nationals eligible for Phased Measures toward Resuming Cross-Border Travel | Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (mofa.go.jp)