To Japan visa holders (with valid residence cards and with re-entry permit) waiting to come back to Japan from a country on the entry-ban-list, here are the steps to follow.


Before leaving your country …

1.  Get a Certificate of Testing for COVID-19 from a medical facility where you are staying within 72 hours prior to departure


Upon entering Japan… 

2. Present the certificate of COVID-19 negative


3. Take COVID-19 testing.  Stay at the designated area until the negative result come out.


4. Follow additional epidemic prevention and control measures

+ Not to use public transportation for 14 days

+ To quarantine for 14 days

+ To monitor health conditions for 14 days, etc.


MOFA website