When visiting the Consulate-General of Japan

Opening hours

All visitors are required to show one form of photographic identification to the security guard stationed at the main door before they will be permitted to enter. (Please do this before using the facilities.) Preferred forms of identification are a valid passport or driver's licence.

Due to security reasons and for the safety of all guests, visitors are not permitted to bring the following items into the reception area: mobile phones, cameras, video recorders, audio recorders and other similar devices.

Visitors who arrive with the above-mentioned items are requested to hand them in to the security guard. Visitors will then receive a tag for their items. Please return this tag to the security guard to receive your items before leaving.

Please note that the Consulate-General allows such electronic devices only limited to the reception area however making phone calls, taking photos or videos and voice recordings are prohibited. 

Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.