Apply for Refugee Travel Certificate

What is refugee travel document issuance application?


To apply for a refugee travel certificate is to apply for a refugee travel certificate by applying for a refugee travel certificate if a foreign national who resides in Japan who has been accredited by refugee want to enter and leave Japan It is a necessary application.

You can enter and leave the country as many times as you like within the validity period stated on your refugee travel document.

Requirements for applying for a refugee travel document

Those who are certified as refugees staying in Japan

Documents necessary for applying for refugee travel certificate issuance

  1. Refugee travel document application form
  2. photo 2 leaf
  3. Presentation of passport or work eligibility certificate
    If you are unable to present your passport or work eligibility certificate, a statement of reasons stating the reason.
  4. Residence card
  5. refugee certificate

Those who can apply

  • Applicant himself / herself
  • If the applicant is under the age of 16 or cannot submit due to illness or other reasons, a relative can apply on behalf of the applicant.

Application fee

Revenue stamps worth 5,000 yen are required. Please attach it to the fee payment slip.


Regional immigration office jurisdiction over residential district


9: 00 ~ 19: 00 (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)

Accepting 365 hours a day, 24 days a year

Free consultation / inquiry

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