Consultation on Immigration and Naturalization

You can consult a visa specialist on things like visas, residence status procedures, naturalization, nationalities, and permanent residence status. It’s free of charge.

Basically, it is a telephone-consultation. Please call us to book an appointment.

<For example・・・>
・I want to apply for a permanent residence status.
・I want to change my residence status of “dependent” to a residence status that allows me to work without a limit on hours.
・I want to stay in Japan to see my child(ren) regularly after getting divorced.

Residence status consultation matters are highly individual, so consulting an expert is the fastest way to solve your problem.

※Interpreter is available free of charge. ※Totally confidential.

Things you can consult us about: VISA, residence status, international marriage and divorce, bringing in family members, etc.

Day and Time: Basically, the first Thursday of every month 13:00-16:00 (45 min. consultation)

Upcoming Schedule:
Oct. 7, Nov. 4, and Dec. 2, 2021
Jan. 6, Feb. 3, and Mar. 3, 2022
Available Languages: Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepali, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai, Portuguese, and Spanish
Application and Inquiries: YOKOHAMA Foreign Residents Information Center
Tel: 045-222-1209