Visa application / entry requirements: Japan


Applicants have to apply for the visa in person at a consulate that is responsible for them.

No visa required for German citizen for a max. stay of 90 days.


  • visa application form
    see on the right side

  • passport
    in original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

  • passport picture
    in original, biometric, photo requirements

  • letter of authorization
    issued to SERVISUM

    non-German applicants:
  • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
  • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen) 

Please click here for further Information for LONG-TERM STAYS.

Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment for regular visa.

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Application Form

Please save the PDF file on your computer before completing.

Application Form

Please attach this SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment. Not required for E-Visa.

You can place an order for the pre-check and/or the pick-up of your documents via using the visafinder.