Address & Contacts

Consulate-General of Japan in Chennai
No.12/1, Cenetoph Road, 1st Street, Teynampet, Chennai 600 018 India

TEL   :+91-44-2432-3860/61/62/63
FAX   :+91-44-2432-3859
Email :cgjpchen@ms.mofa.go.jp
JAPAN VISA INFORMATION HOTLINE: 0008004430037 (24hrs  a day, 7days a week, English Only)

Education: educationcgj@ms.mofa.go.jp
Culture: culturecgj@ms.mofa.go.jp


Office Hours

●Visa Section (Monday to Friday exclusive of  office holidays)
      9:00 AM ~ 13:00 PM
    14:00 PM ~ 17:45 PM
 *Submission must be completed before 12:45 PM.
 *Enquiries about the detail of visa application and others are accepted between 14:00 PM and 17:00 PM.
 *Collection timing is 15:00 PM to 16:30 PM.
 *Enquiries about the reasons for refusal of visa issuance cannot be accepted.

●Office (Monday to Friday exclusive of  office holidays)
      9:00 AM ~ 17:45 PM

●Library (Monday to Friday exclusive of office holidays)             
      9:00 AM ~ 13:00 PM             
    14:00 PM ~ 17:00 PM
*All electric and electronic devices, personal books, and eatables will NOT be allowed inside the premises or library.
*Visitors’ form has to be filled and photo ID should be presented.
*Users should not deface, cut, mutilate or damage library materials, books in any form. In such case, the users will have to pay the cost of the book.
*Books are not for lending. Photocopy of articles or book chapters up to 10 pages can be arranged and given at no extra cost.
*Up to six users can only access in the library due to limited space 
*Please note that the Consulate will not take care or be responsible for any loss/damage of your personal belongings.

Office Closing Days


Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala and Puducherry