Visa application procedures
All foreigners receive a status of residence when entering Japan. There are twenty-seven statuses of residence including many different types of working visas which vary according to the job you intend to do.
|Below is the list of different types of work visas.||∗Highly skilled foreign professional ∗Business manager
∗Legal services/certified public accountant ∗Medical services ∗Researcher
∗Professor ∗Engineer ∗Specialist in Humanities/International services
∗Intra-company transferee ∗Entertainer ∗Skilled worker ∗Technical Intern Training
|Below is the list of different types of
visas to obtain residency
(Short/Permanent) visas in Japan.
|∗Student ∗Dependents visa(for family member)
∗Spouse of a Japanese national or permanent resident
|Others||∗Short-term resident ∗Designated activities|
Types of procedures
Once you have chosen the type of visa that best suit your case, you need to apply for a Certificate of Eligibility.
Application process varies depending on your needs.