As a precaution due to the coronavirus situation, the Embassy will continue to only accept pre-booked appointments for consular matters during the summer. This includes application for passports and collection of passports. To book an appointment, please e-mail email@example.com. 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.
There is an entry ban to Japan for all foreign citizens who have visited Sweden, and many other countries, during the past 14 days. Foreign citizens who have visited these countries are not allowed to enter Japan. Swedish and other European citizens who live in Japan – even those with a permanent residence permit – cannot return to Japan, if the date of departure from Japan is on or later than 3 April, unless there are special exceptional circumstances.NEWS