Do you need legal advice about Japan visa and immigration procedures? Marriage, divorce, bringing families, inheritance, naturalization etc..we can help you with any issues related to your life in Japan. Let us hear your problems and let’s think of a solution together. Hiroshima, Kure, Fukuyama, Higashi-Hiroshima, Miyoshi, Shobara, Jinseki-kogen-cho, Sera-cho etc I can come and have a face to face consultation with you.

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Happy Holidays – office closed(3)

Due to New years holiday, we will be closed from 20 December 2017, till 6 January 2017. We will be open again starting 7 January 2017.  Have a very happy new year!     Visa Navi Japan Address : Ootemachi ko-ta-su 802 Ootemachi 5-14-10, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan 730-0051 Open Hours : 9:00 – 19:00 Closed : Monday TEL & FAX : 082-258-4554   

Same sex marriage legal in Australia

Australians have long been in favour of same-sex marriage and now the country has become the 24th in the world to allow same sex couples to marry! The Australian government officially acknowledged same sex marriage after Australia’s Parliament voted to legalize the unions on Thursday, 7th of December. The first weddings can take place from 9th of January 2018 as couples need to provide notice of intention to marry a month in advance to the Australian government. Couples who have already got married abroad will be legally recognized within Australia starting from 9th of January 2018 as well. With this, the definition of marriage will be changed from “the union of a man …

Same Sex Marriage Visa : Frequently Asked Questions

How can I apply for a visa for my partner? If you have a visa to work / live in Japan, and you would like to bring your partner to live with you, what kind of visa do you think he / she can apply for?  There is a special type of designated activity visa and he / she can only apply for it once he / she is in Japan. (He / she must come to Japan with another type of visa first, such as a tourist one, and then apply to change the visa )  Can any same sex married couple apply for it? As a rule, in …

Visa granted for same sex marriage(Brazilian)

I received some great news on 26th of July. My clients got the approval notice from the immigration office for her designated activity visa, as a spouse in a  same sex marriage.   The couple is from Brazil where same sex marriage is recognized by law and they have been married for about 2 years. The applicant is Brazilian and her partner is a Japanese descendant and has lived in Japan for many years. Her spoken and written Japanese is excellent and she already had a job and a place to live in Japan when they contacted me. It seemed to me that their conditions in order to apply for the …

Free Visa Consultation in Kure7

2017 has started and there is the first free VISA consultation at Kure for non-Japanese people tomorrow, Jan 14th and I will be there (if I can make it! , so if you can only speak English or Spanish you can feel free to share your concerns with me. The consultation starts from 13:00 until 16:00 on the ground floor of the Kure City hall. ( It is no longer at Kure view port ) If you have any questions about visa applications or any other concerns about your visa, please come and talk to us. I am sure we can be of help.      Visa Navi Japan Address : Ootemachi …

Happy Holidays – office closed(2)

Due to New years holiday, we will be closed from 30 December 2016, till 5 January 2017. We will be open again starting 6 January 2017.  Have a very happy new year!       Visa Navi Japan Address : Ootemachi ko-ta-su 802 Ootemachi 5-14-10, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan 730-0051 Open Hours : 9:00 – 19:00 Closed : Monday TEL & FAX : 082-258-4554   

Visa granted for same sex marriage(2)

As I mentioned in the other article, if you find a job in Japan and you want to bring your wife / husband to Japan, the applicable visa for him / her is a dependent visa. (so called ” family visa ” ) But if you want to bring your same sex partner, this dependent visa won’t be provided with her / him as same sex marriages are not recognized yet in Japan, even you are married legally in your own country. The applicable visa in this case is a special type of designated activity visa which can be applied for once he / she is in Japan. On this …

Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently

I receive a lot of emails through the consultation form on my website. Unfortunately there are times when my reply will be automatically sent back to me with the message : ” Delivery to the following recipient failed permanently “. So please make sure to use an email address which allows unregistered email addresses to reach your mail box. I always  reply so if you haven’t heard from me, please double check your email address, and resend the questions to me. Visa Navi Japan Address : Ootemachi ko-ta-su 802 Ootemachi 5-14-10, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan 730-0051 Open Hours : 9:00 – 19:00  Closed : Monday TEL & FAX : 082-258-4554

Long Term Resident visa granted ( without a child to look after )

I have explained the procedure  of “ getting divorced “ as well as what kind of visa you could apply for after divorce at Divorce in Japan page on this website. Most people would like to have a “Long Term Resident” visa as this allows you to engage in any type of work, similar to holding a Japanese spouse visa. But this visa is not so easy to obtain, especially when there are no children involved. However, it is still possible, as in my client’s case, to obtain this visa, even when there is no child involved  and you are self-employed. If you are in a difficult situation with your Japanese spouse, and …

Free Visa Consultation in Kure 6

There is another free VISA consultation at Kure for non-Japanese people tomorrow, Sep 10th and I will be there tomorrow, so if you can only speak English or Spanish you can feel free to share your concerns with me.  The consultation starts from 13:00 until 16:00 on the ground floor of the Kure City hall. ( It is no longer at Kure view port ) If you have any questions about visa applications or any other concerns about your visa, please come and talk to us. I am sure we can be of help.   Visa Navi Japan Address : Ootemachi ko-ta-su 802 Ootemachi 5-14-10, Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Japan 730-0051 Open Hours …

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