Questions regarding the immigration system, visas, and residence cards


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Final authority on the immigration system of Japan lies with the Immigration Bureau. Please refer to them with any questions you have. We regret that the Iwate government cannot answer your questions regarding immigration or visas.

Phone Inquiries

Immigration Information Center (weekdays between  8:30-17:15)

*International, please call: 03-5796-7112
*English or Japanese, please.

電子メール Inquiries

Immigration Bureau E-mail Service

*English or Japanese, please.

Consult with an expert advisor at the Iwate International Association

The Iwate International Association has an administrative scrivener (expert on immigration matters) come once a month to give free consultations to foreign residents.

Date and time: The third Wednesday of every month, 3:00pm–6:00pm
Place: International Exchange Center on the 5F of Aiina (right by Morioka Station)
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Prior reservation is needed, so please contact the International Association at

More information here.


Office of International Affairs, Department of Homeland Promotion
(020-8570) 10-1 Uchimaru, Morioka City, Iwate Prefecture, JAPAN
Phone number:019-629-5765 Facsimile:019-629-5254
You can access our question form here.