Embassy of the State of Eritrea, Tokyo
ST Building 4F, 4-7-4 Shirokanedai, Minato-ku, Tokyo Japan Zip code #108-0071
Tel: +81-3-5791-1815 Fax: +81-3-5791-1816

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Entry Visa

To visit Eritrea, all the citizens outside Eritrea are required to apply an entry visa.

Note Change of Application Form  <26th Jan 2012>
Please download the new application form from this website(below). We won't accept the old application form.

Necessary Documents
Please send all the necessary documents described below by Genkin Kakitome (cash registered mail) from Japan Postal Service.

- Two Applications
- Two facial photos (Passport Size 50mm × 43mm)
- Application fee (Japanese yen only)
- Passport
- Letter*
- A Kakitome Envelop with 540 JPY Stamp. You can purchase a Kakitome envelop at Japan Postal Service. Please write down your name, postal address and e-mail address.

* Business Visa: Two recommendation letters written by a sponsor/s during your stay. It must mention the business outlines and a purpose of entry.
* Tourist Visa: Two travel itineraries
*Official Visa: Note Verbal issued by the governmental authority

Application download
Visa Application Form (PDF/280KB)

Application Fee (Japanese Yen Cash Only):


TYPE Normal
Tourist ¥5,000
Business ¥7,000
Official Gratis
Student ¥5,000
Employment ¥7,000


TYPE Normal
Business (3 months) ¥11,000
Business (6 months) ¥20,000
Business (1 year) ¥30,000
Official Gratis

Normal procedure will take 5 working days for issuance.
For more information, call+81-3-5791-1815

Important Information for Non-nationals coming to work in Eritrea 2007 (PDF/624KB)

Shipping Charge
*Applicant from R. Korea or Taiwan:
Please remit additional 900 JPY with application fee.
We will send the document back by EMS(Certified Express Mailing Service).

*Applicant from Other Nations:
Call+81-3-5791-1815for more information.

Send an Email toinfo@eritreaembassy-japan.orgor Call+81-3-5791-1815


Please refer to the Circular JP001/2020 regarding the new instruction about surname/names in Roman script for your information.

Circular JP001/2020

17 September 2020

■ Citizen's Service

-Issuing New Passport* / $150

-Passport Renewal $75

-Passport Replacement $190

1. Two Application Forms with Signature.
2. Application Fee. (*1)
3. Four Passport Size Photographs (3.5cm×4.5cm)
4.Two Photo Copies of the Eritrean ID Card (both sides)
(5. Your Current Passport)

* Application form is available at the consular section of the Embassy.

Application download

Application form for passport renewal (page1-2) (PDF/674KB)
Application form for replacement of passport(page1-2) (PDF/804KB)

----- Duly completed set of the documents mentioned above must to be sent by Cash Registered Mail or EXPACK 500 to the Embassy -----

■ Legal Service

-Notary Service 7,200Yen

-Service Letters 2,400Yen

■ Tax

Taxation Form (2% Tax Form Proclamation)

Application download

【2020】Taxation Form (PDF/864KB)

For further information, contact the consular section of the embassy.

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