VISA and Consular Information


COVID-19 Related Travel Information and Restrictions

Visa exemption measures for Australian passport holders have been paused.
Australian passport holders currently need a valid visa to enter Japan. For details, see here.
Tourist entry and tourist visas are not available at this time


Current guidelines for Visa Applications:

Border enforcement measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Ministry of Foreign Affairs link) 

Current procedure of entry into Japan (PCR Test Certificate, Quarantine, Visa Application) 

Introduction of Visit Japan Web(A web service where visitors can register necessary information to enter Japan)

Fast Track: pre-registration for Japanese quarantine procedures

Information related to COVID-19 from the Immigration Services Agency of Japan (CoE, re-entry permit, etc.) (link in Japanese)