TYPES of PROCEDURES

There are necessary immigration procedures for those who reside in Japan under specific visa status.

If you currently resides outside Japan and are planning to apply for a visa to enter/reside in Japan, please be sure to check the immigration overview at first.
>> IMMIGRATION OVERVIEW

Immigration Office (Immigration Services Agency) Website

Here’s the website of the Immigration Office (Immigration Services Agency) of Japan provided by the Japanese government.

Procedures related to the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act

You can check what procedures are required in order to apply for a visa or to keep your residence status in Japan.

Since Some of the information provided by the Immigration Office might be limited, you should refer to each page on our website below for further details regarding procedures for visa application and immigration control:

Permission to Engage in Other Activity

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES (Amended in September, 2017) Permission to Engage in Activity Other Than That Permitted Under The Status ...
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Certificate of Eligibility (COE) Application

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES In case you are currently living outside Japan and wishing to obtain a visa status in ...
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Change of Visa Status

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES In case you already have a Residence Card under specific visa status, but you are planning ...
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Re-Entry Permit

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES Residence Card holders can travel outside Japan and reenter Japan during the period of stay granted ...
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Extension of Period of Stay (Visa Renewal)

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES In case you want to extend the period of stay for your current visa status, be ...
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Permission to Acquire Visa Status

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES In case of a child who was born to non-Japanese couple while residing in Japan or ...
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Certificate of Qualification for Employment

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES Certificate of Qualification for Employment (就労資格証明書 Shuro-shikaku-shoumei-sho) is effective certificate for those who obtain visa status ...
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Notification related to Accepting Organization or Spouse

Back to TYPE of PROCEDURES >> TYPE of PROCEDURES If you are residing in Japan and holding the Residence Card of a particular visa status, ...
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