Visa: Work or Long-Term Stay Visa
To work in Japan, you must apply for the appropriate visa. For detailed information, please click here. Applicants for working visas are required to submit a Certificate of Eligibility with their application.
Within 14 days of moving into an address in Japan, Working and Long-term stay Visa holders (with the exception of 15 day and 3 month visa holders) must apply for Resident Registration with the local authority where they reside. (further details).