Consular Affairs

2021/2/11

Notice of temporary change in operating hours of Japan Visa Application Center (JVAC)

Currently, a state of emergency declaration is effective in Japan as part of measures to prevent the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). In order to reduce the cross-border travels as much as possible, please consider postponing the travel to Japan during this period, unless it is truly urgent. Your understanding and cooperation in re-scheduling travel plan to Japan are greatly appreciated.
With regard to this we will temporarily change the operating hours of Japan Visa Application Center (JVAC).
In accordance with this, we will temporarily change the operating hours of Japan Visa Application Center only while state of emergency declaration is effective in Japan.
 
1. Operation hours (2 days a week)
Monday   8:30am – 3:00pm
Thursday  8:30am – 3:00pm
(Closed on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday)
 
2. Period
From 15 February until state of emergency declaration is lifted.