The Japanese government has released new entry restrictions that took effect September 17th.

The following exceptional circumstances allow entry to Japan:

  1. Foreign nationals entering Japan with a re-entry permit (including a special re-entry permit)
  2. Foreign nationals newly entering Japan: who departed from Japan with a re-entry permit before August 31, 2020 and who were not permitted to re-enter Japan due to the validity period of the re-entry permission expired after the country/region of stay was designated and area subject to denial of landing.

Please contact an immigration specialist if you require assistance.


Please note that this is general information only and not intended as advice on a specific matter. Please feel free to contact Fakhoury Global Immigration directly with questions exclusive to your situation. This news alert may have been prepared using information from Peregrine Immigration Management, which is licensed to Fakhoury Global Immigration.