Vaccinations (Immunisations)


General Information

Vaccinations are not required when travelling to Japan.
The below vaccinations are recommended but are not necessary.
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Measles
Your doctor would also be a good source of information on vaccinations.

Please note you may have been vaccinated with some of the recommended vaccinations when you were a child, or at another time in your life. That is why you should check with your doctor beforehand.

Click here for COVID-19 vaccination information.

Further Information

Further Enquiries

  • If you have any further inquiries after reading the above information, please contact the Economic Section at the Embassy of Japan in Canberra.

    The Embassy of Japan, Canberra
    Economic Section
    Tel: (02) 6273 3244
    Fax: (02) 6273 1848