Japan has recently launched a new visa category for high-level managers, engineers, and researchers. This new visa will help them to skip the currently placed points system and they will be considered as highly skilled professionals for this visa. This visa introduces for the sole purpose of attracting skilled workers to Japan.
If the J-Skip visa is granted to the applicant, he or she can stay in Japan for the time duration of up to 5 years. After the period of 5 years, they are also eligible to apply for permanent residency as well.
The introduction of this visa is a huge step in Japan’s immigration. It is mainly done so that highly skilled workers can easily come to Japan and contribute towards the country’s economy as well.
The requirement and eligibility criteria for the J-Skip is given below:
These are the basic eligibility criteria for this visa. However, it is advisable to seek the advice of an immigration advisor or go through the official website before applying.
The application process for the J-Skip visa is given below:
Note: It is advisable to apply for the visa ahead of time in order to get the approval in time as processing can take several months.
The charges for the J-Skip visa are as given below:
The application charges will be required when you are applying for the visa. While the landing fee is required when you are arriving in Japan. You will be required to pay the residence card fee once you receive the residence card.
Location plays an important role in determining the prices of the services, like where you have translated the documents, apostilled, and notarization.
In general, the cost for the J-Skip visa reaches to ¥60,000 approximately.
Note: If the applicant is unable to bear the charges of the visa, there is a provision for a waiver as well.
In order to apply for a waiver, the applicant is required to submit a written request to the Japan Immigration Service Agency. All the financial documents and the reason for not being able to afford the visa cost should be attached to this application.
After that, the Immigration Service Agency of Japan will review your documents and will decide on your case. If your application is accepted, there will be no need for you to pay the fee.
If you are willing to know more about the Japan J-Skip Visa process, you can certainly contact us by writing us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our experts will help you out in every possible way. Call us at +91-9310-10-6988 or you can also receive a call back from our expert once you fill out the inquiry form. You can also talk to our experts directly through our live chat feature and clear your doubts instantaneously.
We at Pi Overseas have a team of dedicated experts that cater to every need of the clients. We have a proven track record in the immigration industry which was achieved in a very short span of time. Our experts will help and guide you through every step of the filing process and keep you posted throughout the whole cumbersome process of visa filing.
Feel free to contact us if you need any assistance, any help or another question.