Procedure for Visas Application

1. Visa Information in General
(1) A Guide to Japanese Visa: General Information about Japanese Visa System
http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/index.html
 
(2) Introduction of Accepting Visa Application through Visa Processing Agency
Click here: Press release
http://www.vfsglobal.com/Japan/India/
 
(3) Visa Application Form: Download Visa Application Form
http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/short/other_visa.html
 
(4) Criteria of Visa Issuance: Who can enter Japan
http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/procedure/issuance.html
 
(5) Visa Fees (Payment in Cash Only)-
Applied between 01 April 2017 ~ 31 March 2018
(Indian Nationals) - Single / Multiple Entry Visa : Rs. 510/- Transit Entry Visa : Rs. 50/-
 
 Applied between 01 April 2016 ~ 31 March 2017
(Indian Nationals) - Single / Multiple Entry Visa : Rs. 440/- Transit Entry Visa : Rs. 40/-
 
(6) Processing Time - Minimum 3 working days once visa application is accepted at visa counter of Consulate-General of Japan in Chennai.
 
(7) Where to apply - Consulate-General of Japan in Chennai accepts visa applications submitted by those who are the residents of our jurisdiction in India, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala and Puducherry.

 
2. Visa Information particularly for Indian Nationals
(1) Single Entry Visa for Temporary Visitors
http://www.mofa.go.jp/files/000121327.pdf
 
(2) Application Procedures for Multiple Visa for Indian Nationals
http://www.mofa.go.jp/files/000121950.pdf

(3) Application Procedures for Multiple Visa for Nationals of Viet Nam and India for business purpose, and cultural or intellectual figures
http://www.mofa.go.jp/files/000132764.pdf