Visa Fees

  Visa Type Fees Until March 31, 2022
Visa  Single-entry $28.00 $28.00
 Single-entry (India) $8.00 $8.00
 Multiple-entry (when possible) $56.00 $56.00
 Multiple-entry (when possible) (India) $8.00 $8.00
 Transit $6.00 $6.00
 Transit (India) $1.00 $1.00
 Extension of re-entry permit $28.00 $28.00
Note: Visa fees are revised on April 1st each year and waived for certain nationalities. Visa fees must be paid in cash. Personal checks and credit cards are not accepted. In principle, multiple-entry visas are only issued to nationals of countries that have reciprocal arrangements with Japan.

Visa Fee Exemptions

Citizens of the following countries are exempt from paying visa fees:

  • North America
    U.S.A. and Canada

  • Asia
    Bangladesh, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines*, British Nationals Overseas, Hong Kong S.A.R.***, Macao S.A.R.***

  • Central and South America
    Bahamas, Barbados, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, Suriname

  • Europe
    Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyztan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania **, Russia, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan

  • Africa
    Mauritius, Lesotho

  • Middle East

  • Oceania
    Australia and New Zealand

    *only for Temporary Visitor and Entertainer Visa
    **only for Temporary Visitor and Transit Visa
    ***only for SAR passport holders
    ****If visiting Okinawa, the visa fee may be waived.
    *****The visa fee may be waived, if visiting, living, working or studying in Miyagi, Fukushima or Iwate prefecture.

Visa fee must be paid when you pick up your visa.
Visa fee must be paid by cash, Money Order or cashier’s check payable to “Consulate General of Japan”