Applying for a U.S. Passport

The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo has resumed some routine services. To schedule an appointment for a date on or after October 1, 2020, please click here. If you require an appointment prior to October 1, 2020, please email

The U.S. Consulate General, Naha (Okinawa) has suspended all routine appointments for passports and notarial services. To schedule an appointment, please email the Consulate General at

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

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:

Tokyo    • Sapporo    • Osaka/Kobe    • Fukuoka

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