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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  1. 676
    Saroj Gole said (25 March 2015 at 12:34 pm)

    Dear sir
    Iam Saroj gole from nepal i have already passed +2 level and now runing bachelor and i also pass TS.L.C. with frist division for agriculture based and I AM SPORT PLAYER NATIONAL TEAM i will like to apply work in visa for agriculture sector ? pleace sambody help me.
    my contact number +9779849654035 and 9844043564

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    binam said (26 March 2015 at 1:05 am)

    konichuwa sence,hajime masite .watasi binam desu.neparu jin ju ni sai desu.nehongona gakosi desu.nan 9846261428 ban des. Dojo koceria yoru siku onegai simasu

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    Bishal said (29 March 2015 at 11:32 pm)

    Hello sir,
    Im BISHAL BHANDARI from nepal. Im 20 years old. I living in Japan since 2013 april as a student. I have completed my Japanese language school in 2014 March. Recently I have been studing at Gregg International College at Shinjuku as a second year student. I have been surfing on a internet for a job but i couldn’t fulfill the companies requirements. I had pass S.L.C level and college level. So, my question to you is “how can i get a job” and what should I do to get a job.
    Thank you. I will waiting for your answers…

  4. 679
    Suzan magar said (7 April 2015 at 7:12 pm)

    Dear Sir!
    I’m Suzan magar from Gorkha,Nepal.I’m 21years old.
    I had pass SLC level.But I’m living in Malaysia and I now worked in Optosem technologies at Tooling depart where lead frame,Cav etc made from different mould and I have 3years experience of this work.
    I am
    interested go to japan for this work and learn more knowledge,So I will like to apply work in
    visa for this electronics work,please suggest me

  5. 680
    hossain md golam said (30 April 2015 at 1:32 pm)

    hi, i am hossain i want go japan work visa.i still have country banglades.i how can apply japan visa.please help me.

  6. 681
    Akash Chandra Das said (7 May 2015 at 10:58 pm)

    Hello Dear Sir/Madam
    Working visa to your country i’m a computer design, M/S word, M/S Excell,Internet, please work visa My country Bangladesh. My country Not a poor.

    My cell No

  7. 682
    mohd javeed said (10 May 2015 at 7:32 pm)

    Hello dear sir
    I need a job visa to your country I have lost my business iam married I have three children iam a hard work I can work in hotel r any supermarket Iam interested to come japan please help me my age 40years old iam from india please issue me work visa iam thankfully u
    My cell no 08801616140

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    MD.MAKBUL HUSAIN said (26 May 2015 at 11:47 pm)

    hi, i am makbul.I want go japan work visa or japanese language age 32 years.I already visited to japan Jenesys 2.0 programme 2013 Tokyo and Ishikawa city.I already completed B.Sc(Hons) & masters in Chemistry and Masters in japanese Studies 2 years masters programme in Dhaka University.JLPT pass Label country Bangladesh.I how can apply Japan Visa.Please help me.

  9. 684
    jiwan said (4 June 2015 at 4:08 am)

    can i know about how to enter japan for working?

  10. 685
    Laxmi Prasad Bhainato said (6 June 2015 at 12:08 am)

    Dear Sir/Madam,

    I am from Bhaktapur, Nepal. I heard about the Japan and really interested to work in Japan. I completed my bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Finance from Irish American University, Ireland. Currently I am doing ACCA and I want to apply for the working visa in Japan. Would you mind to guide me how to apply please?

    Thanking you.

  11. 686
    dev lama said (6 June 2015 at 3:44 pm)

    hello sir its me dev form Nepal.i have complete my bachler.i also known japanese language well.i ahve passED NAT/JLPT exam. i willing to work in japan but i have no any idea to get working visa.plzz how can i get if any idea you have share with me…

  12. 687
    parbati said (22 June 2015 at 10:02 pm)

    i parbati from nepal i want to japan m a girl how muh money i ned to pay and how muh chances is there if i tried to go. i have complated my plus 2 and doing bachelo right now. my address

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    NAJIM said (23 June 2015 at 4:42 pm)

    Good afternoon.this is najim from western carroline island (FSM) Federated States Of and two of my brothers we are run our own buseness here in fsm. iam holding the passport the Goverment of people’s Republic of Bangladesh.i have a quistions to.if is it possible for you iam requesting to you please write to me some advice.
    If any company willing me to work in Japan,as a Bangladeshi citizen am i able to get working Visa or not?
    Noted:i passed my Bachelor Degree.
    I am awaiting for your respons.

    Sincerely your’s


  14. 689
    Niraj karki said (2 July 2015 at 10:58 pm)

    Is there anybody who can tell me the age regarding the working visa in japan.
    i heard that a person must be more than to apply for working visa of japan.
    Is it true?

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    Allice Khalifa said (6 July 2015 at 4:56 am)

    Warm Greetings!!
    The Hilton London Ontario Hotel Canada Recruitment Management Team need some Men and Women to Come and work and live in the Hilton London Ontario Hotel Canada, you are responsible for the visa processing charges and accommodation. So if you are interested regarding the offer Just fell free to contact us back Immediately including your Resume CV and your Job application format Which will send to our Contact Email address below for more information & procedures on how to apply for a suitable post E-mail ( )Best Regard
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    bekon gurung said (6 July 2015 at 6:34 pm)

    ngth i donot need working visa reply me madam

  17. 692
    giereen said (9 July 2015 at 4:49 pm)

    Hi I’m from Philippines and I’m 25 years old. I really want to work in Japan even a hotel staff only or a farmer. please help me

  18. 693
    suman thapa said (10 July 2015 at 3:07 pm)

    I wanna go for Japan but I dnt know which way is simple and best.plz suggest me I need a working visa in japan and wanna work there , I heard somewhere that cook is the best option to go for Japan is that true ??? If then what I need to do?? Taking cooking class or what plz suggest me ???

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    Abdul Mannan niazi said (12 July 2015 at 9:36 pm)

    Sir me Pakistan me job krta ho.14 years experience in marketing in foods n working visa k liye apply krna chahta ho.plz help me

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    tikaram bhusal said (15 July 2015 at 10:48 pm)

    dear sir,
    me Nepal job textile market in 7 year experience

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