Fukuoka Regional Immigration Services Bureau

Fukuoka Regional Immigration Services Bureau has jurisdiction over Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Oita, Kumamoto, Kagoshima, Miyazaki, and Okinawa (Okinawa falls under jurisdiction of Naha District Immigration Services Office) Prefectures, and consists of its headquarters and fourteen branch offices (including four branch offices of Naha District Immigration Services Office).

Information

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, and Okinawa Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Fukuoka, Saga, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, and Okinawa Prefectures

Location 810-0073
Fukuoka Legal Affairs Government Complex No.1
3-5-25, Maizuru, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)
Name Telephone/Fax Assigned duties
General Affairs Division 092-717-5420・
092-717-5425(FAX)
General affairs; Human Resources; accounting; etc.
Accounting Division 092-717-5421 Accounting
Business, Employment, and Permanent Residence Inspection Department 092-717-7596 Residency inspection (employment; permanent residence)
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)
(Note) Service counters are available during lunch break (12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.), except for bulk applications from private corporations/organizations
Adjudication Department 092-717-5423 Investigation into violations
Enforcement Department 092-717-5424 Deportation

Nishijin Office(Student and Trainee Inspection Department)

(Address)
814-0005
Nishijin Office 5F
14-15 Sohara, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture

(Students/Other )
 092-831-4108

(Technical Intern Training)
 092-831-4109

Residency inspection (Student; Researcher; Technical Intern Training; Temporary Visitor)

The Nishijin Office does not accept any applications.
All applications are accepted at the counter on the sixth floor of the Fukuoka Legal Affairs Government Complex No. 1.

Kitakyushu Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Fukuoka and Oita Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Fukuoka and Oita Prefectures

Location 803-0813
Kokura Joint Government Bldg.
5-1 Jonai, Kokura-Kita-ku, Kitakyushu City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 093-582-6915・093-582-5935(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Hakata Port Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
No application procedures available

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
No application procedures available

Location 812-0031
Fukuoka Port Joint Government Bldg.
8-1 Okihama-cho, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 092-262-2373・092-262-2357(FAX)
Assigned duties Port affairs
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Fukuoka Airport Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
No application procedures available

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
No application procedures available

Location 812-0851
Fukuoka Airport International Flights Terminal Bldg.
739 Oaza Aoki, Hakata-ku Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 092-477-0121・092-477-7878(FAX)
Assigned duties Airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Saga Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Saga, Fukuoka, and Nagasaki Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Saga, Fukuoka, and Nagasaki Prefectures

Location 840-0801
3-3-20 Ekimae-Chuo, Saga City, Saga Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 0952-36-6262・0952-36-6261(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Nagasaki Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Nagasaki and Saga Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Nagasaki and Saga Prefectures

Location 850-0921
Nagasaki Port Joint Government Bldg.
7-29 Matsugae-machi, Nagasaki City, Nagasaki Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 095-822-5289・095-828-3871(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Tsushima Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Nagasaki Prefecture

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Nagasaki Prefecture

Location 817-0016
Izuhara Local Joint Government Bldg.
341-42 Izuhara-machi-Higashisato, Tsushima City, Nagasaki Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 0920-52-0432・0920-52-6517(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Kumamoto Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Kumamoto, Fukuoka, Oita, and Miyazaki Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Kumamoto, Fukuoka, Oita, and Miyazaki Prefectures

Location 862-0971
Kumamoto Second Joint Government Bldg.
3-1-53 Oe, Chuo-ku, Kumamoto City, Kumamoto Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 096-362-1721・096-363-5431(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Oita Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Oita, Kumamoto, and Miyazaki Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Oita, Kumamoto, and Miyazaki Prefectures

Location 870-8521
Oita General & Legal Affairs Government Bldg. 1F
7-5 Niage-machi, Oita City, Oita Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 097-536-5006・097-536-5030(FAX)
Assigned duties Resident inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Miyazaki Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Miyazaki and Kumamoto Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Miyazaki and Kumamoto Prefectures

Location 880-0802
Miyazaki General & Legal Affairs Government Bldg. 2F
1-1 Beppu-cho, Miyazaki-City, Miyazaki Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 0985-31-3580・0985-31-3596(FAX)
Assigned duties Resident inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Kagoshima Branch Office

Jurisdiction

[Residency-Related Applications *1]
Kagoshima, Kumamoto, and Miyazaki Prefectures

[Applications for Certificate of Eligibility *2]
Kagoshima, Kumamoto, and Miyazaki Prefectures

Location 892-0812
Kagoshima Port Joint Government Bldg.
2-5-1 Hamamachi, Kagoshima City, Kagoshima Prefecture
Telephone/Fax 099-222-5658・099-226-3218(FAX)
Assigned duties Residency inspection; port/airport inspection
Hours 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and national holidays)

Supplementary notes

  1. *1 "Residency-Related Applications"
    In principle, the applicant may submit applications at the regional immigration services bureau, district immigration services office, or branch office with jurisdiction over their address.
  2. *2 "Applications for Certificates of Eligibility"
    In principle, the applicant may submit applications at the regional immigration services bureau or district immigration services office with jurisdiction over their employer's (application proxy) or relative's address. It should be noted that some branch offices do not handle some of the applications for certificates of eligibility.
  3. *3 If you have any other questions, please contact your nearest regional immigration services bureau, district immigration services office, or branch office.
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