Residence permit „Privateers“ 2018 

applications  start January 2, 2018,  appointments start November 29. 2017, 12:00
see  "Residence Permits"

Apply in time: Every sixth Austrian passport expires in 2017!

1.1 million Austrian passports expire during the year 2017 - significantly more than usual. There may be a surge in applications, especially between March and July 2017, which may result in longer waiting periods. If you plan on travelling during 2017, it is advised to check early if your passport is still valid. Information: Passport Contact: tokio-ob(at)


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Availability by telephone
Mo - Fr 09.00 - 12.00 a.m.
Telefon: (+81 / 3) 34 51 82 81

Online Appointment
Attention: Starting 1 September 2016, please make an appointment when you are applying at the Embassy for either a visa or a residence Permit there. Only applicants with an appointment will be received. 
Online Appointment


Travel Information

Airport Departure Board

Important and interesting information about your desination as well as travel warnings, constantly updated for you.

Austrian Cultural Forum

The Austrian Cultural Forum Tokyo acts not only as a platform for Austrian culture and culture in Japan, but also mediates between Austrian creative artists and japanese partners

Advantage Austria Tokyo

The Commercial Section in Tokyo is part of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber and acts as an external trade organization to open international Business opportunities for Austrian companies.

Travel to Austria

Austria National Tourist Office

The main objective of the Austrian National Tourist Office (ANTO) is promoting the "Austrian brand", its worldwide marketing and passing on its knowledge about guests and markets of the local tourism business.

Service for Citizens

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Find out more about the numerous consular Services offered by the Austrian Embassy Tokyo.

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Are you planning to travel abroad? What if there is a crisis while you are away? Who will know details of your exact whereabouts and how to reach you?

It’s easy. Simply register online – so that we can provide assistance more efficiently in case of emergency.


Bureaucracy made easy

A guide for Austria's public authorities, services, and institutions.

Living abroad?

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Register online

For Austrians who live a longer period abroad.