Payment Notice:

Please review the Payment Options page for new instructions on paying the visa fee. In order to ensure the proper amount is paid and activated in a timely manner, you must log-in to our online system and create a profile to pay the visa fee.

Document Delivery Notice:
It may cause delay of delivery if the profile details do not match with your passport. Please review the Track and Retrieve My Passport page in order to ensure your passport is delivered in a timely manner.

From June 1 through August 31, The Consulate in Osaka-Kobe will temporarily stop processing E1/E2 non-immigrant visa applications. During this time frame, all E visa applicants, including dependents, will have to interview at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo. From September 1, we will resume processing of all E applications.

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Welcome to the U.S. Visa Information Service for Japan. On this website you can find information about U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and the requirements to apply for each. You can also learn how to pay the required visa application fee, and book an interview appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo and the Consulates General in Fukuoka, Naha, Osaka and Sapporo.

This is the official visa information website of the U.S. Mission in Japan.