Guidance for VISA


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In order to reduce your waiting time, we highly recommend all the applicants to contact the embassy in advance to make an appointment for visa application.

●On-arrival test, self-quarantine and limitation to use of public transportation are no longer applied.
●All returnees and entrants will now be required to provide either a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate (3 doses) of vaccines or a certificate of negative result of pre-departure COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to departure from the original country/region.

(Related Websites)
     Procedures and documents required to enter Japan 
     Requirements for a valid vaccination certificate (3 doses) (Ministry of Health and Labour and Welfare) 
     COVID-19 Negative Test Result Certificate before departure (Ministry of Health and Labour and Welfare)

     Visit Japan Web(*This is the web site that the visitors can use for quarantine (Fast Track), immigration and custom procedures in order to enter Japan)
     Private Medical Insurance (Japan Travel Agency)


Visa Categories】 

1. Temporary Visit Visa 
   (Note) The regulations below are generally applicable to Jordanian, Syrian and Yemeni nationals. 
             No visa is required for ordinary passport holders of regions and countries of visa exemption.
             For the requirements for other nationals, please inquire at Consular Section of the Embassy of Japan in Jordan. 

 (1)For Business/ Conference/ Training/Cultural Exchange/ Sports Exchange etc.
 (2)For Visiting Relatives / Acquaintances

 (3)For Tourism

2. Work or Long-term Stay Visa(for Holders of Certificate of Eligibility)
(NEW) Certificates of Eligibility (COE) is issued by email or in paper upon request of applicants. The embassy will accept the original or a copy of it.

【Visa Application Documents】 
For the forms of basic visa application documents in English, click here.
For the forms of other required documents in English; For the forms in Japanese, click here.


General Information

  • General Information on Visa (English) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) 
  • Frequently Asked Questions (English) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) 
  • General Information on Visa (Japanese) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
  • Frequently Asked Questions (Japanese) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) (Japanese)

Visa Fees (Gratis for Jordanian and 20JD for Syrian and Yemeni.)

【Working hours】
Visa application 9:00 to 11:00
Sunday to Thursday except for Embassy's holidays
Receiving visa 14:00 to 15:30
Sunday to Thursday except for Embassy's holidays


【For Inquiries】
For inquiries (in Jordan)
Consular Section of Embassy of Japan in Jordan
   Tel: (+962)-6-593-2005 ext:115 (Arabic & English)
                                             124 or 110 (Japanese & English)
   *8:00 to 16:00, Sunday to Thursday except for Embassy's holidays
Visa Hotline (English)
   Tel: (+962)-080023979
   *Available for 24 hours.
   *Domestic call charges apply.

For inquiries (in Japan)                
Foreign Residents Support Center (FRESC) MOFA Visa Information (Japan)
   Tel: (+81)-3-5363-3013 (for some IP phones and calls from overseas)
   Tel: 0570-011000 (for domestic calls in Japan)
   *9:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday (Japan time)