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Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh, Scotland

Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh, Scotland, located at 2 Melville Crescent. View a location map, get driving directions or find information about the address, phone, fax, office hours, official website, Facebook page, Twitter, consular jurisdiction, consular services, visa list, and head of mission (HOM).

  • Address

    2 Melville Crescent
    Edinburgh EH3 7HW
    United Kingdom
  • Telephone

    0131 225 4777

  • Fax

    0131 225 4828

  • Email

    [email protected]
    [email protected] (Visa and passport enquiries)

  • Office Hours

    Monday to Friday: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm, 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Consular Jurisdiction

County Durham, Cumberland, Darlington, Gateshead, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne, North Tyneside, Northumberland, Redcar and Cleveland, South Tyneside, Stockton-on-Tees, Sunderland, Westmorland and Furness.

Location Map

Location map of the Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh, Scotland


Office website

Social Media

Head of Mission

Tadashi Fujiwara, Consul General

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to Japan without a visa. The most common types of Japan visas are the following.

  • Diplomatic or official visa
  • Transit visa
  • Tourist visa (within 90 days)
  • Visa for visiting relatives and acquaintances (within 90 days)
  • Visa for business, conference, or seminar participation
  • Working visa (professor, artist, journalist, researcher, engineer, skilled labor, etc.)
  • The study, cultural activities, and related visas
  • Designated activities visa (Spouse of Japanese/ Permanent resident and related visas)

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Passport Services

Japanese embassies and consulates assist Japanese citizens in obtaining or renewing their passports. They accept passport applications, collect the necessary documents, and issue new passports or renew a passport.

Consular Assistance

Japanese embassies and consulates provide consular assistance and support to Japanese citizens abroad, including in cases of emergency and other consular services.

Notarial and Legalization Services

Japanese embassies and consulates offer notarial services, including notarization of documents, authentication of signatures, and legalization of documents to use in foreign countries.

Visa Services

Japanese embassies and consulates process visa applications for foreign nationals who wish to visit Japan for tourism, work, study, business, or other purposes.

Besides Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh, Scotland Japan also has 3 representations in the following cities of United Kingdom:

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This page was last edited on 23 May 2024 at 12:53 AM (EST).