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Police Clearance

Birth Certificate (Translation)

English Extract Translation of Japanese Driver’s Licence

Application for Japanse passports of minors (Notice for Parents)


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Great East Japan Earthquake


For all information and updates please visit the Great East Japan Earthquake page.



Hiroba Newsletter Archives

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Japan Video Topics

Japan Video Topics is a long-running and beautifully-presented series covering a wide variety of topics on Japan. Click on the link above for information on borrowing the DVDs from the Consulate-General at no charge, or click here to view online content at Web Japan.

Japan - Sense of Wonder

Japan - Sense of Wonder is a new series about Japan featuring videos on technology, food, pop culture, industrial design, architecture and so on. Click on the link above to watch the videos, or contact the Consulate-General to borrow the DVDs at no charge.


Foreign Direct Investment in Japan

Contact point for the promotion of foreign direct investment in Japan in WA.



Outline of New Immigration Procedures

New Immigration Procedures (Japanese Gov Internet TV)

Requirements for the Provision of Personal Information


Photo Topics

Kyoshin Kayo receives conferment of Order of the Rising Sun, Silver Rays
(June 2018)

Japanese School in Perth Celebrates 40th Anniversary
(April 2018)

Rakugo Master, Koshira Tategawa
(May 2018)

2018 JET Programme Pre-departure Orientation
(June 2018)

Australia-Japan Society of WA event guest speakers
(June 2018)


November 2018

Consulate's Opening Dates and Visa Lodgement Cut-offs over Christmas / New Year Holiday Periodnew

November 2018

Conferment of the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays, upon Ms. Madeleine Rennienew

October 2018

JETAAWA 2018 Hanami Picnic - Sunday November 11new

October 2018

2018 Foreign Minister’s Commendations Presentation Ceremony and Consul-General Hirayama’s Farewell Receptionnew

October 2018

2018 JETAA Oceania Conference Reception

September 2018

Applications for JENESYS 2018 – OPEN

September 2018

2018 Shinju Matsuri in Broome

August 2018

Busselton-Sugito (Saitama Prefecture) Student Exchange

August 2018

City of Cockburn Hiroshima Day



July 2017

Be aware of fraudulent website, social media, emails in an attempt to extract payments from visa applicantsnew別サイトへ

October 2016

Relaxation of Visa Requirements for Chinese Citizensnew別サイトへ

December 2015

To foreign nationals who newly enter Japan

To foreign nationals who newly enter Japan (Leaflet)

August 2015

Specified visa: Designated activities (Long stay for sightseeing

and recreation)別サイトへ

May 2015

Criteria of Visa Issuance

October 2014

Substantial Relaxation of Visa Requirements for Nationals of Indonesia, the Philippines and Viet NamTo External Site

July 2014

Issuance of Multiple Entry Visas for Short-term Stay for Nationals of IndiaTo External Site

June 2013

Exemption of Visas for Nationals of Malaysia

June 2013

Exemption of Visas for Nationals of the Kingdom of Thailand

November 2011

Waiver of Visa Fees for foreign visitors to Miyagi, Fukushima, and Iwate prefectures

December 2010

The Creation of a "Visa for Medical Stay"To External Site

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Diplomatic Bluebook Web Japan Kids Web Japan Invest in Japan United Nations Reform Sea of Japan Official Develpment Assistance Study JapanPrime Minister of Japan and his Cabinet Prime Minister of Japan and his Cabinet