Information for Foreigners – Entry・Visa Status・Alien Registration

■ Immigration Procedures

In Iwate, immigration procedures can be performed at the Sendai Regional Immigration Bureau, Morioka Branch Office.

■ Sendai Regional Immigration Bureau, Morioka Branch Office


〒020-0045 Morioka 2nd Godo Chosha (joint government building) 6F,
Morioka Eki Nishi Dori 1-9-15
     ※About 5 minutes` walk from Morioka Station East Entrance
Contact:TEL: 019-621-1206 FAX: 019-621-1207
Assigned Tasks:Resident inspection and port inspection
Office Hour:9:00~16:00 (except for Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

For information regarding entering or exiting Japan, visa status, and alien registration, please take a look at the Immigration Office's website: Immigration Procedures Guidebook

Additionally, the Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR) also provides relevant information in the Multilingual Living Information website.

■ Consultation

■ Iwate Gyoseishoshi Lawyer's Association

Iwate Gyoseishoshi Lawyer's Association provides free consultations for foreigners once a month.
Iwate Gyoseishoshi Lawyer's Association website (Japanese)

■ Consultation for Foreigners (@ Iwate International Association)

If you wish to have a consultation in Morioka (Aiina), please call us at 019-654-8900 for reservations.
For more information, please see here.