Check the expiration date on your passport before you go because Japan has certain entry Present your passport and embarkation card to the officer. From April 1, , changes were made to the format of the Disembarkation Card for Foreign Nationals, Embarkation and Disembarkation Card. Hey guys. I was just wondering whether I still need to fill out an embarkation card before leaving Japan at the airport. I heard that when you are.

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A direct link to the customs form can be found hereon the Japan Customs site. You should NOT detach the form yourself. September 9, at 2: My arriving day will be Sunday. Solo traveling to Japan? If you are connecting through the airport to another international flight, you would check in here and then go to security to connect to your international flight.

Embarkation and Disembarkation Card Changes at Airports in Japan | Japan Info Swap

Not only items purchased overseas but also items received from other people caard presents are examined. Japan has visa exemption agreements with 66 countries and areas.

Good morning and many thanks for your reply. Please note that this blog does not offer embrkation or answers on detailed questions concerning immigration status, visas, etc. My guess is that you would be ok for another 90 days if you enter as a tourist, but I think this question would best be answered by someone at the Japanese embassy or your local Japanese consulate.

Each country has different procedures.

I will travel in February to New Zealand. As in many countries, there is a Green Channel embar,ation a Red Channel. Nationals of some countries require a visa to enter Japan. You sometimes need a passport with personal information data and so on readable by machine, or an IC passport with the IC chip providing personal information, a photo, biometric identification data, and so on.


So You’ve Landed in Japan – Customs and Immigration

You are commenting using your WordPress. If necessary, you are instructed to go through animal, plant quarantine and customs clearance procedures. If you have items to declare or are not sure, go to the red channel. This is part of recently-introduced anti-terrorism laws, and a growing number of countries — including the United States — are instituting these procedures for foreigners. July 15, at 7: But If you are well-prepared and know what to jaapn, you can master them quite them smoothly.

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And I I have ask immigration and they said that It would depend on if I had a good enough reason. Intended embarkatioj of stay in Japan m. Jose’s Japan Tips Pingback: We have already been allowed into the country by the immigration official. Email required Address never made public. The officer will take a photo of you, and scan your index fingers from both hands.

Once your visit has been finalized, apply for a visa early. You will have check in at one of cagd stations before proceeding through the main customs area. Sorry I am not much help… I hope things work out for you. A short stay is defined as staying in Japan for no longer than 90 days to enjoy sightseeing and meeting family without getting any remuneration. Check the appropriate box if you more than 1 million yen in cash or securities d. Once you step out of the airplane, you will walk down the designated corridor to begin the immigration procedures.

Immigration focuses on whether or not people are allowed into the country, while customs ensures that items that are prohibited or restricted do not enter the country. Liquids on your flight. You might also want to contact the departure airport, OR the arrival airport in Japan, to see what sort of assistance they may be able to provide.


For more details, visit the website of Japan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Here is a website for the official Narita transit program: However, if you receive payment for something or if you stay longer than these 90 days, you need a visa. February 4, at This post has turned into the most popular post on my blog thus far.

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Congratulations, you have completed the arrival procedures! Hello, Your bags are subject to foreitner at any time during the arrival process, in immigration or customs. Would appreciate your opinion!

New Japan Disembarkation Card for Foreign Nationals – Moving To Japan

There are various types of visas including tourism and visit, business, work, and student. When you leave Japan, you have to get confirmation of departure from an immigration inspector at an airport or a port.

Only one person at a time should visit the immigration officer. Read both sides of the customs form and answer the questions. Today I wanted to offer a brief overview of what you can expect when you land in Japan, mostly in the form of customs and immigration procedures.

Of course, you will want to ensure that you do not need a visa to enter the embarkatioj, and for many travelers this is the case.