In Japan

Book an appointment

Important information for Overseas British Citizenship application – Customers who have applied for British citizenship must register on the VFS website in order to book an appointment to enrol their Biometrics at the Visa Application Centre. Please click here to register and book an appointment

Visit the UK government's visas and immigration website to find out what visa you need. From this website you will be able to complete your online visa application form here - AccessUK, pay the relevant visa application fee and book your appointment to submit your application at our visa application centre.

Prime time appointment service

The prime time appointment service is open from Monday to Friday between 14:00 and 16:00. This service allows applicants, who pay an additional fee, to lodge their applications beyond the normal processing hours (Monday to Friday 08:00 to 14:00).

More information about Prime time service is available on this site.

VIP premium lounge service – Tokyo only

A VIP premium service lounge is available at the visa application centre.

More information about VIP premium lounge service is available on this site.

Important Note: Please avoid booking Prime time service or VIP premium lounge service if you wish to use regular appointment hour. If you book Prime time service or VIP premium lounge service, you will need to pay a fee at the visa application centre.