Summary of current Topics and Key Aspects
Welcome to the Website of the Austrian Embassy in Tokyo
This website contains information on Austrian politics, the economy, culture and tourism. The link on "Practical Advice" gives help in consular matters and contains useful information on travelling to Austria and Japan. There are many links to help you in your search for further information on Austria.
Austrian Embassy Tokyo
1-1-20 Moto Azabu, Minato-ku
visitors: Monday - Friday 9am - 12noon
(except for public holidays)
office hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
The Embassy will be closed for visitors (no consular services such as visas) on:
Wednesday, 23 November Labour Day
Thursday, 8 December Immaculate Conception
Attention: As of September 1st 2016 submissions of applications only by appointment!
For the online-appointment system click here: https://appointment.bmeia.gv.at/?Office=Tokio
NEW: Easier visa applications for customers in the area Osaka and Nagoya !
As of December 15th 2015 applications for Austrian visas can be handed in at the VFS offices in Osaka and Nagoya !
Further Information: http://www.vfsglobal.com/Austria/Japan/
Working Holiday Programme effective as of July 2016
Austria and Japan established a Working Holiday Programme for Young Austrians and Japanese citizens which is effective as of July 2016.
Further information about the Working Holiday Programme can be found on the homepage of the Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, BMEIA (in German).
Regarding applying for the Programme, click here.
Social Media of the EU Delegation to Japan
International Cultural Policy
Culture shapes the image of Austria in the world. Information on Austria's International Cultural Policy. more