Applying for a U.S. Passport

The U.S. Embassy in Tokyo has resumed some routine services. To schedule an appointment, please click here. If the appointments are fully booked, please check our website at the beginning of each month for the following month’s appointments. If you require an emergency appointment, please email

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 make an appointment from this link. It is no longer possible to apply for a social security card at the same time as a Consular Report of Birth Abroad.

Online Appointments are Necessary:

Tokyo    • Sapporo    • Osaka/Kobe    • Fukuoka    • Naha

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