From 30.03.2022, visa applications will no longer be submitted directly to the Indian consulate, but to the consular provider BLS International Services LTD.
The procedure time takes 4 days.
Please refer to the information provided on the website of the Japanese Embassy in Vienna, which documents must be provided for entry to Japan: https://www.at.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_ja/grenzmassnahmen_20210519.htmlhttps://www.at.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_ja/grenzmassnahmen_20210519.html
With 15.03.2022 the borders were reopened to foreign visitors and electronic visas for tourist and business purposes were issued again. The Consulate in Vienna will only issue business visas, i.e. tourist visas must be applied for electronically.
We would like to inform you, that consular provider fees for visa applications have been increased:
Regular Procdure 64,17€ net / 77,00€ gross
The consular fee will remain unchanged with 35.00€ for regular procedure and 70.00€ for express procedure.
Your OEVKG Team
The following visa categories can be applied for again since 01.03.2022:
Short-term visas for professional purposes (assembly or business trip)
Long-term visas, e.g. for employees on secondment to Japan.
The basic requirement for applying for a visa is an approval from Japan - this must be applied for online by the Japanese company at https://entry.hco.mhlw.go.jp/.