Tourist Visa to Japan, step by step
This article is about Tourist Visa to Japan for India nationals.
The steps by step procedure to to get a tourist visa to Japan are as follows:
Prepare your application to tourist visa to Japan
Step 1 : Take a picture of yourself
The photograph should be new and has a dimension of 2 inches height and width. The picture shouldn’t be damages.
Step 2 : Download and complete the Application Form
Step 3: download and review the document Checklist, you must fill it and attach it to your form
Step 4 : Prepare all your documents, you will find the list here
Step 5 : Submit your Application At Japan Visa Application Centre in New Delhi
Prepare your appointment
Step 6 : You will be given a receipt if your visa file is complete. There will be a code in the file. Use this code to check the status of your application, by checking in this link
Step 7 : when your passport is ready, collect it at the provided place (depending if you collect it in New Delhi Visa Center, or in the drop off points, or you may pay additional some INR 250 fees to receive it by courrier)
Tourist visa to Japan fees
You should pay at the Visa Center (New Delhi)
|Citizenship||Single Entry||Multiple Entry|
|Indian||INR 500||INR 500|
|Other Nationals(Except Iranian)||INR 1790||INR 3570|
|Iranian||INR 2980||INR 5950|
If you are applying at the Drop Off office in Chandigarh or Jalandhar the Visa Fee and Service Charge needs to be submitted by way of Demand Draft in favour of “VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd.”
For Collection Centre
The applicants using courier facility must enclose two separate bank demand drafts drawn in the name of VFS Global Services Pvt. Ltd., payable at New Delhi for visa fee and service/ courier charge.
Demand draft 1 (visa fee) – This demand draft shall be for applicable the visa fee as per category. Please visit the visa fee page to know your fee.
Demand draft 2 ( service charge/ courier charges) – This demand draft shall be for the service charge (INR 510) and courier charge (INR 500) which shall be a total of INR 1010 per application inclusive of taxes. This is non-refundable.