As per the instructions from the Consulate General of Japan, Mumbai. Will start accepting all visas (except Tourist)along with 1584 or the ERFS Certificate.
As per the confirmation received from Consulate General of Japan, Bengaluru, effective 1st of March 2022, all visa categories will be accepted in our Japan Visa Application Center, Bengaluru except for Tourist and Visiting Relatives.
Dear Applicants/Representatives/Travel Agents,
As per the confirmation received from Japan Embassy New Delhi, below listed categories remain same.
Effective from 02nd March 2022. all other categories of COE' s and Business Visa (Short term) applications will also be accepted in our Japan Visa Application Centres in New Delhi, Certificate for Completion of registration to the ERFS system from Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare “is mandatory for these newly open categories, without this certificate the visa applications will not be accepted and processed.
For information on Certificate of Completion of Registration kindly refer link https://entry.hco.mhlw.go.jp/
We refer to our e-mails dated 26 October and 26 November 2021 on the launch of Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTL). Please be informed that with immediate effect, the Consulate-General will no longer require applicants to apply for either a Vaccinated Travel Pass (VTP) or Approval Letter of Entry (ALE) prior to submitting visa applications. However, while AVAs continue to process and submit visa applications as per normal, please continue to remind applicants that short-term visitors to Singapore are still required to obtain a ALE for non-VTL flights, and VTP for VTL flights, prior to commencing their journey. Applicants should also be made aware that the visa fees are non-refundable should the applicant not obtain or possess the proper documentation prior to travelling to Singapore.
Important guidelines for minors/children: