As a precaution due to the coronavirus situation, the Embassy will continue to only accept pre-booked appointments for consular matters. This includes application for passports and collection of passports. The opening hours for the Embassy’s switchboard (03-5562 50 50) is from now on Monday – Friday 09.00-12.00, 15.00-17.00.
From 1 September, Swedish and other foreign citizens who live in Japan and have a valid re-entry permit are able to leave and return to Japan. Those who have already left Japan for Sweden, and other countries that are subject to the entry ban, will be able to return. Certain procedures must be followed. From 1 October, Swedish and other foreign citizens who are moving to Japan for studies or work can enter Japan. Please nearest Japanese Embassy for further informationNEWS