Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta, GA

Phone Number:
(404) 240-4300

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  • Website translation available in: English and Japanese
Email Address:

3438 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA 30326

Open Hours:

Mon9:00 AM 4:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM 4:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM 4:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM 4:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM 4:00 PM

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送信日時: 2022年3月30日 2:57 宛先: RYOJI <> 件名: Dear madam/sir, I am a Green card holder, and a citizen of Somalia. I was wondering what is the processing time to get a tourist visa to visit Japan? Thank you!

Japan Consulate General
Mar 30, 2022

Thank you for contacting us. Please find the link below for the visa requirement information. Please note that the purpose of tourism is NOT considered as Exceptional ​Circumstances, therefore, a short-term visa for the purpose of tourism will not be issued. Thank you.  Visa Information -<> 2 2. NEW ENTRY Foreign nationals who will newly enter Japan (i.e., enter Japan without a re-entry permit) under any of the cases below. Those foreign nationals MUST apply for a visa to enter Japan. (1) Foreign nationals who have departed from Japan on or before August 31, 2020 with a valid Re- +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ※[New] Method for submitting the visa application * Visa Application drop-off: 9:00am to12:00pm, No appointment required. * Visa Application by mail * Release of liability form<> * Proof of residence (such as copy of Applicant’s Drive License/ID card or utility bill etc. showing current address.) * A pre-paid self-addressed for Certified, Priority, and Express Mail or a prepaid mailing label with an envelope for FedEx Express (NO FedEx Ground) or UPS Express must be submitted for return. (*Your name and address must be sender and recipient both on the return envelope.) * [Mailing Address] Visa Section Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta Phipps Tower, Suite 850 3438 Peachtree Road Atlanta, GA 30326 NOTE: We ship only to addresses within our jurisdiction. Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta is not responsible for your passport in case of its loss when sending through the mailing service for return. * In general, it takes 5 business days to issue a visa, however, please note that it may take up to one month due to COVID-related restrictions. Best Regards, Visa Section (404-926-3031) Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta ________________________________

Jurisdiction of the Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta, GA

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  • Alabama (AL)
  • Georgia (GA)
  • North Carolina (NC)
  • South Carolina (SC)
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