Application for permission to obtain status of residence

What is a status of residence application?
Foreign nationals living abroad who apply for a Certificate of Eligibility
Unlike obtaining a status of residence to work in Japan,
Basically already
I live in Japan,
Because you do not have a status of residence
It is an application to do.

Unlike the application for the Certificate of Eligibility, the contents of the application form also contain only the minimum personal information.
In addition, there is no fee for application.

Cases where it is necessary to apply for permission to obtain a status of residence

In cases where an application for permission to obtain status of residence is required,
  • 1Japanese nationality
    Those who left
  • 2As a foreigner
    Those born in Japan
  • 3For other reasons
    Those who have decided to live in Japan

Is an application for obtaining status of residence to live in Japan for more than 60 days.
You can apply for permission to obtain a status of residence only if you have left Japanese nationality, a baby born in Japan as a foreigner, or if you have decided to live in Japan for other reasons. Specifically, those who have withdrawn from Japanese nationality are those who have withdrawn from Japanese nationality in order to acquire a foreign nationality such as the United States by their own will and have become a foreign nationality.
A baby born in Japan as a foreigner is a foreign-born child whose married couple was born to a foreign national.
* If either couple is Japanese, unlike the above case, you can obtain Japanese nationality just by submitting the notification, so you do not need to obtain a status of residence.
For those who have decided to live in Japan due to other reasons, those who belong to the US military residing in Japan wish to continue staying in Japan when they lost their status due to retirement etc.

Requirement to apply for permission to obtain status of residence

In order to apply for permission to obtain a status of residence, the applicant must meet one of the status of residence in Japan.

Attention point of applying for permission to obtain status of residence

Please note that this application must be filed within 30 days from the time it is required to obtain a status of residence.
This means that foreign babies must apply within 30 days of birth.
However, if one or both of your parents are permanent residents, your baby will also be recognized as a permanent resident, so you will need to apply for a permanent residence, unlike other status of residence.

Documents necessary for applying for permission to obtain status of residence

Those who have left Japanese nationality

1. Application for permission to obtain status of residence
2. Photo
3. Document certifying nationality
4. Attachment documents according to activities in Japan
5. Passport (If you can not submit, the reason why you wrote the reason)

Foreign baby

1. Application for permission to obtain status of residence
2. Questionnaire
* The contents of the questionnaire include information on the parents of the foreign baby.
3. Birth certificate acceptance certificate, resident card of all households
* Notification of birth will be submitted within 2 weeks after the baby is born, just like Japanese.

Those who have decided to live in Japan for other reasons

1. Application for permission to obtain status of residence
2. Photo
3. Document certifying the cause
4. Attachment documents according to activities in Japan
5. Passport (If you can not submit, the reason why you wrote the reason)
The attached document according to the contents of activities in Japan at the application for permission to obtain a status of residence is the same as the documents required for applying for change of status of residence of each status of residence.

Those who can apply

· Applicant himself / herself
- Staff of the institution managed by the applicant or the employment organization
- The staff of the institution where the applicant is receiving training or education
· Staff of an organization who supervises activities to acquire the skills, skills or knowledge that foreigners do
- A staff member of a public benefit corporation aiming at smooth acceptance of foreigners
· A lawyer or administrative scrivener reported to the Regional Immigration Bureau Director who received a request from the applicant
· Applicant's legal representative

Those who can receive a residence card

Unless the applicant's company / school staff, spouse, child, siblings, etc.
Please note that you cannot receive your residence card.

Standard processing period

Within 60 days from the date of the reason for obtaining the status of residence
* Unlike other applications, the results are faster.

Applicant

Regional immigration control office that controls your residence

When requesting administrative scrivener corporation Climb

Unlike other resident status applications, there are some cases where you can easily create an application form, but you have no time, it is uneasy to apply for yourself, so you said that you would like to leave it to an expert In that case, you can request at the following cost.

About service charges
Those who have lost or lost nationality ¥ 30,000
Foreign baby ¥ 20,000
Those who have decided to live in Japan for other reasons ¥ 100,000
Application on days other than the planned immigration application date ¥ 20,000
If you need a business trip interview Travel expenses
Other optional expenses ASK

* All notations exclude tax.

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