You need to carry out following procedures (1) and (2). Please check the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ homepage at the link at the end of this section for details. Check the Ministry of Justice’s homepage at the other link below for a list of countries whose nationals are still banned from entering Japan, as well as relevant dates. Please check the contents of the current epidemic prevention measures yourself, or check with the Japanese Embassy/Consulate in conjunction with the following procedure.
(1) You must obtain a Letter of Confirmation of Submitting Necessary Documentation for Re-entry into Japan at an embassy or consulate of Japan overseas.
(2) You must have a negative COVID-19 test result conducted within 72 hours of your departure time.
【Ministry of Foreign Affairs(MOFA) homepage explaining procedures】
【List of countries whose nationals are banned from entering Japan and relevant dates】
Ministry of Justice homepage
*Reference; The announcement made by the Japanese Government on 29th July
Ministry of Foreign Affairs homepage regarding the re-entry of foreign nationals who possess a Japanese Residence Status