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Depositions at U.S. Consulate General Osaka-Kobe – Specific Information

Contact Information

American Citizen Services UnitU.S. Consulate General Osaka-Kobe11-5 Nishitenma 2 chome, Kita-ku, Osaka 530-8543 Japan

Phone: 81-6-6315-5900
Fax: 81-6-6315-5914
Email: aok@state.gov

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Public Office Hours

9:00–16:00 Mon-Thu, 9:00-12:00 Fri.Closed on Japanese and U.S. holidays.

Please note the following when using the deposition rooms at the U.S. Consulate General Osaka-Kobe:

  • The room is for your use during the hours of 9:00-16:00 Mon-Thu, except on Japanese and U.S. holidays. For security reasons, all participants must vacate the Consulate building by 16:00.
  • Since our deposition rooms face the waiting room for applicants for consular services, please do not take your break in the waiting room, but go outside the building.
  • We do not provide any administrative services.  Supplies can be purchased and copies can be made at a nearby convenience store.
  • The occupancy capacity of the deposition room in Osaka is five people.
  • The electric current in Osaka, Japan is the same as that used in the United States: 100V, 60 cycle alternating current. 220-volt appliances require a transformer. Most outlets require a plug with two flat prongs.
  • An ethernet internet connection is available at no additional charge.