New Zealand Embassy Tokyo, Japan

Change to Receiving Office for Visa Applications from 16 October 2012

From 16 October 2012, people in Japan applying for temporary visas for New Zealand need to lodge their applications with the New Zealand Visa Application Centre (VAC) in Tokyo.  The New Zealand Embassy in Tokyo is no longer receiving visa applications.

The VAC will charge a visa facilitation fee of ¥4,073 incl. tax per application. The visa facilitation fee should be submitted with each application along with the relevant visa application fee (where required).

All applications should be lodged in person or by mail to:

VFS – New Zealand Visa Application Centre
Edificio Toko Building 4th Floor
2-3-14 Higashi Shinbashi
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0021

Telephone: (03) 5733-3899

Office hours:
Monday to Friday 8:00am to 2:00pm
Call Centre hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 3:00pm

How can fees be paid?
Application, facilitation and courier fees can be paid in cash (if submitting the application in person) or by bank transfer (if submitting the application by mail).

For information on New Zealand visas please visit

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