Work visa process

When you enter Japan, you will probably be on a 90 day tourist visa exemption. Holders of certain passports (e.g. Ireland) can get this extended by an extra 90 days. You must leave the country before your exemption runs out, but you can return straight away and get another 90 days. Some people worry that the the immigration people will eventually get suspicious if you keep doing this, but I have also heard of people who have done it five times with no problems.

Live and Work in Japan

You’re not allowed to work in Japan without a working visa. But if you find a job and a company willing to sponsor your work visa, you can apply for the work visa and have it issued without leaving the country. A few years ago, this wasn’t possible; you’d have to apply in Japan, get some sort of form issued, and then leave the country and go to a Japanese embassy overseas to get the visa issued. Now it can all be done without leaving Japan; this is what I did in 2002.

When you finally get the visa, it will probably be be valid for either one or three years, but you won’t find out till you get it. You have to apply again for a new visa before the first one expires.

It’s important to realise that your visa lasts only until you leave Japan; once you leave the country, even if only for a holiday, you will lose the visa. To avoid this, you have to apply for a multiple-entry permit. This means your visa will last for the full period (e.g. 3 years) even if you travel outside Japan.

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    Deepak Raj Giri said (18 May 2016 at 9:14 pm)

    Dear sir I’am Deepak Raj Giri . I need work visa for japan, can you have me any work in japan. So i need your help and i wait for your suggest thank you!

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    Kamal thapa said (24 May 2016 at 4:00 pm)

    Dear sir/madam, i am kamal thapa from nepal. Now i working in qatar from five years. I want to go in japan for a work so how can i apply in japan for working? If you have any idea plzz rply me

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    Sudip shrestha said (24 May 2016 at 4:57 pm)

    Dear sir madam i am sudip shrestha from nepal .i need work visa in japan so i need your warm help and suggest thank you.

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    shiva raj sejwal said (25 May 2016 at 9:20 pm)

    Dear sir/madam, i am shiva raj sejwal from nepal. Now i am in kathmandu. I am working in resturant . In nepal i am working from 2 years in this resturant. I want go in japan for working . can i get the visa for my experience . plz i am waiting your email…..

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    roshan ale said (28 May 2016 at 11:44 am)

    I want to work uk fo tepprorly.with hardest work

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    jean paul vella said (1 June 2016 at 7:23 am)

    hi i am jean from malta currently i am a junior sous chef with 8 years of experiance in the kitchen i need some guidance about what do i need to get a working visa in japan i am learning the japanese language at the moment hoping it will help me aswell thank you very much

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    Rajesh karn said (1 June 2016 at 6:21 pm)

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    Rafaqatali said (6 June 2016 at 12:46 pm)

    i want a work visa to japan i am pakistani

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    madhav paudel said (7 June 2016 at 12:49 am)

    tapai japan jana chahanu hunx yadi chahanu hunx vane dependant visa ma sampark rakhnu hola yo kunai aaswasan dine kura hoina yo kura satte ho tapai samparka rakhna saknu hunex sampark number 9812618104 , 9848568024

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    madhav p paudel said (8 June 2016 at 12:10 am)

    tapai japan jana chahanu hunx yadi chahanu hunx vane dependant visa ma sampark rakhnu hola yo kunai aaswasan dine kura hoina yo kura satte ho tapai samparka rakhna saknu hunex sampark number 9812618104 , 9848568024

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    ziaul haque bhuiyan said (8 June 2016 at 6:19 am)

    sir.I am from bangladeshi now need job japen

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    madhav paudeel said (8 June 2016 at 7:33 pm)

    tapai japan jana chahanu hunx yadi chahanu
    hunx vane dependant visa ma sampark
    rakhnu hola yo kunai aaswasan dine kura
    hoina yo kura satte ho tapai samparka
    rakhna saknu hunex sampark number
    9812618104 , 9848568024 sit simit x yo yak jana fimel ko lagi matra ho . .

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    sumita sunuwar said (13 June 2016 at 12:44 pm)

    ma working visa ko barema kehi kura haru bujna chahaan chu…so,plz contact me 9808415190..ra vannus hajur lai kasari contact garna milcha..directly vetna chachaan chu…

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    sumita sunuwar said (13 June 2016 at 12:54 pm)

    mah..sumita sunuwar..mah japan ma working visa ko laagi apply garna chahaan chu..tara malai yess barema kehi idea navayeko hunale,hajur haru le vannus k garnu parcha vanera…plz plz plz malai sake samaa chito vanda chito reply garnu hola..mero contact no…9808415190

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    abishkar timilsina said (15 June 2016 at 1:06 am)

    Dear,sir/madam I want to work in japan.I’m now 25 yrs old I don’t know details about process.plz if u can help me.I have lote of experience about foregion jobs….. thanks

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    Bishowraj Lama said (16 June 2016 at 12:41 am)

    Hlo sir/madam I’m bishowraj lama age 28 from nepal.i want to work in japan so i need visa .I dont know how to process to get visa..so plz help me to get visa.thank you.

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    Redwan said (19 June 2016 at 4:45 pm)

    Dear Sir/madam,
    I am from Bangladesh. I want to work in japan, I have finished my post graduation from UK. Now i am in Bangladesh. I have an experiences in Hotel/ Restaurant manager (head waiter) job for 5 Years.
    Is there any chance to get Japanese working visa. Please Help
    Thank you

  18. 820
    yogendra said (19 June 2016 at 8:15 pm)

    dear sir
    i am nepalis. i want to work in japan,i have finished my12 study from nepal
    i have an experiences in hotel reasturent manager job for 4 year .is there any chance to get japanese working visa. please help me
    thank you

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