Application for indication of name using kanji characters on the residence card
|Procedure Name||Application for indication of name using kanji characters on the residence card|
|Governing Law||Article 19-7 of the Ordinance for Enforcement of the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act|
|Applicant||A medium to long-term resident who uses kanji characters to indicate his/her name, with which an application or notification
(Note) involving issuance of a residence card is made (You will jump to the official website of the Immigration Bureau.)
( Note ) Applications and notifications involving issuance of a residence card are as follows.
|Time to apply||At the time of an application or notification involving issuance of a residence card|
|Who may submit||The same as an application or notification involving issuance of a residence card|
|Necessary documents||In addition to necessary
documents for an application or notification involving issuance of a residence card, documents mentioned below are required.
|Application for Indication of Name Using Kanji Characters on the Residence Card 【PDF】 【EXCEL】
(Note 1) You can print this form on a sheet of paper of Japanese Industrial Standards Size A4 before use.
(Note 2) The form may be printed out in a scaled-down version, so please uncheck the box "Scale down the page according to the size of paper (K)" in the Print dialogue box before printing out.
|Where to submit||the Regional Immigration Office in charge of your address (Please ask the Regional Immigration Office or the Immigration Information Center.)|
|Office hours||From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on business days (A specific day of the week or specific time zone may be spared for some procedures, so please ask the Regional Immigration Office or the Immigration Information Center.)|
|Information services||The Regional Immigration Office or the Immigration Information Center|
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