Business Visas for Japan by SHIMAX Legal


Business Manager

The Business Manager visa is for foreign nationals who will manage and operate a company that they have set up in Japan or those who will assume a managerial role in senior management of a corporation.

In order to obtain a Business Manager visa, an applicant must meet the following requirements.

  1. Have a dedicated office that is exclusively for use of the business
  2. Have either have employed two or more regular, full-time employees or have made a capital contribution of at least 5 million yen
  3. Have prepared a business plan describing the stability and viability of the business
  4. When assuming a management role of a business, at least three years of business management experience