In Japan

VFS Global manages visa application centres for UK Visas and Immigration in Japan where you submit your completed visa application form, supporting documents and biometric data. Please see the visa application centre page on this website for visa application centre’s address and contact details.

VFS Global manages visa application centres for the UK Visa & Immigration here In Japan , where you should submit your completed visa application form, supporting documents and biometric data. Please see the Visa application centre page on this website for VFS visa application centre address and contact details.

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  • Bronze BatchBronze

    • SMS Service
    • Application and Documents Check service
    JPY 2230 8% discount
    JPY 2050
  • Silver BatchSilver

    • SMS Service
    • Application and Documents Check service
    • Courier Return Service
    JPY 4310 10% discount
    JPY 3880
  • Gold BatchGold

    • SMS Service
    • Application and Documents Check service
    • Courier Return Service
    • Walk-in without appointment
    JPY 10110 12% discount
    JPY 8900
  • Overseas Domestic Worker Information Sheet – please read details
  • Settlement application - All customers applying for UK settlement, including Priority Visa applicants, must send their supporting documentation directly to UKVI in Sheffield, UK by post. Prior to sending any documentation to UKVI, applicants should make sure that the courier company they are planning to use will deliver to Post Office (PO) Box addresses in the UK. Please click here to view the details.
  • The Youth Mobility Scheme 2018 for Japanese nationals will be opened in January 2018. For more information, please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
  • Regulations were laid in Parliament today, Thursday 7 September, which set out a change to the immigration and nationality fees. The main change is the introduction of a new Home Office exchange rate policy for immigration applications.
  • The second ballot for the Youth Mobility Scheme 2017 for Japanese nationals will be opened in July 2017. For more information, please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
  • From 1 June how you contact UKVI is changing. Further details can be found here
  • NON-EEA NATIONAL FAMILY APPLICATIONS

    Following a Supreme Court judgment in February the Home Office paused decision-making on some family applications. In particular, those failing to meet the minimum income threshold for British citizens sponsoring a non-EEA partner and non-EEA children.

    The Immigration Rules will be changed on 10 August to reflect this ruling. Applications which were paused will be considered from that date.

    If you have an enquiry about your application, please contact UK Visas and Immigration.

  • Effective from 10 March 2017, a scanning process for supporting documents in the UK Visa Application Centre Tokyo and Osaka has been introduced for all categories except for visitor visas. Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.
  • 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
  • Application and Document check
  • Courier Service
  • Translation Service
  • Photocopy Service
  • Premium Lounge
  • Prime Time Service
  • Priority Service
  • SMS services
  • Walk-in Appointment
  • Application and Documents CheckApplication and Documents Checks
  • Courier Return ServiceCourier Return Service
  • Form Filling AssistanceForm Filling Assistance
  • Pime Time ServicePhotocopy Service
  • Premium LoungePremium Lounge
  • Pime Time ServicePrime Time Appointment
  • Priority ServicePriority Service 
  • SMS ServiceSMS Service  
  • Walk-in AppointmentWalk-in Appointment  

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DOCUMENT SCANNING

A scanning process for supporting documents in the Japan Visa Application Centres has been introduced.

Before you visit the Visa Application Centre please click here to view the details.

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