Applying for a U.S. Passport

The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo has suspended all routine appointments for passports and notarial services. To schedule an appointment, please email the Embassy (Tokyo).

To apply for a social security card, please DO NOT make an appointment here. Please contact the Federal Benefits Unit at

Online Appointments are Necessary:

   • Sapporo    • Osaka/Kobe    • Fukuoka    • Naha  

NOTICE: Online payment for passport renewal by mail is now available for adult U.S. citizens in Japan. See more information.

Can a third party accompany a passport or CRBA applicant to their interview?