Visa and Travel Information

2022/11/14
※The visa exemption measures resumed from 0:00(JST) on 11 October 2022.
   Foreign nationals on this list who go to Japan as 'a temporary visitor' are not required to apply for a visa.


Application: 9:00-11:30 (from Monday to Friday except Embassy closing dates)
Collection: 13:30-16:00 (same as above)

※This doesn’t mean that you apply for a visa in the morning and you can pick it up in the afternoon on the same day.
※Appointments are not required.


Visa applications are accepted from Dutch national or those living in the Netherlands.
Visa applications should be applied in person or through a proxy (A proxy can carry out the application procedures with your letter of proxy.)
Visa applications are not accepted by post and e-mail.


Please note that we do not accept visa application after 11:30 and do not issue a visa before 13:30.

The period required from the visa application to the issuance of the visa is generally 5 working days as long as there are no particular problems with the content of the application. Some specific visa procedures may take longer and, if this should be the case, you will be informed of this fact when you submit your documents.

If you have any questions regarding Japanese visas, you can call JAPAN VISA INFORMATION HOTLINE (https://www.nl.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_en/r_visahotline.html).

Working Holiday Visa