New Zealand Embassy Tokyo, Japan
End of Year Visa Application Deadlines
The Embassy closes for the year on Friday 24 December and re-opens on Tuesday 4 January.
Student visa applications (Japanese citizens)
Japanese student visa applicants wishing to receive visas within the 2010 calendar year are advised of the following application receipt deadlines:
Applications submitted by post: Tuesday 30 November
Applications submitted at the counter: Friday 3 December
Applications received after these dates may not be processed until the New Year.
All other visa applications
While there are no application deadlines, due to it being a busy period applicants are advised to expect processing to take up to an extra week over the standard listed processing times. Please note processing times exclude Embassy holidays.
Note to all applicants
Passports cannot be returned while the Embassy is closed.