Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of North Korea

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of North Korea

iVisa | Updated on Feb 27, 2020

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Starting in April 2020, you can get a visa for Japan and the Olympics online. The new Japanese eVisa program allows citizens of North Korea to obtain an eVisa, also known as an electronic visa. This type of visa is connected to your passport and emailed to you as soon as processing is complete.

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Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: North Korea

Do I need a visa for Japan for the Olympic Games?

Once the government of Japan inaugurates the program, an eVisa will be required for many people to travel to the Games. Citizens of North Korea will most likely need an eVisa to travel to Japan.

How long does it take to get an eVisa for Japan for the 2020 Olympics?

Residents of North Korea can choose from 3 processing speeds; select the right one based on how fast you want your eVisa for the Games to arrive.

iVisa offers these options:

  • The Standard processing.
  • The Rush processing.
  • The Super Rush processing.

These options got from the slowest yet cheapest, to the fastest but a bit more expensive.

In one week or two, most eVisas will be available. If you go to the embassy for a regular visa, you will likely need to wait longer to have your visa processed.

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

For citizens of North Korea, the cost of your eVisa to Japan depends on the speed you select during checkout.

Visas generally cost anywhere from $6 USD to $150 USD. Japan will change the visa fees required citizens of North Korea on April.

With the Japan eVisa, how many times can I enter and exit the country?

Japanese visas allow a single, double or multiple entry. When the eVisa is released, the same types of entry selections will most likely be available. This selection will also affect the total cost of your eVisa.

The Single entry means that you can enter the country only one time. The Double entry allows two entries, and multiple entries allows you to enter the country as many times as you like within the duration period of your visa.

When does the eVisa expire?

If you're going to Japan for the Olympics, you'll receive a tourist visa valid for 3 months from the time it's issued. So you’ll need to make sure you enter the country within that validity period.

Multiple entry visas may last you from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan on an eVisa?

Single entry tourist visas have a duration of up to 90 days from the time you enter the country. You can stay in Japan for more than 90 days if you have the option of a multiple entry visa.

What documents do I need to apply for an eVisa for the Olympics?

Citizens of North Korea will need the following to apply for a visa online:

  • Passport - Your passport must remain valid for at least another 6 months, with 2 blank pages available for stamping.
  • Recent Photo - You must have a recent passport-sized color photo for your visa.
  • Return Ticket - You must provide proof that you will be leaving Japan.
  • Proof of Funds - You will need to provide a document showing you have enough funds to get you through your short-term stay in the country.
  • Proof of Accommodation - You can either provide proof of reservation from a hotel, lodge, or resort, or an invitation letter and proof that your host will provide accommodation for you during the Olympics. They will also need to provide their permanent residence ID information.

2020 Japan Summer Olympics | eVisa for Citizens of North Korea

Instead of going to the embassy to get your visa, be ready to obtain your eVisa to the Olympics online. You will be able to apply from your smartphone, computer, or tablet.

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With the help of iVisa, you'll be ahead of the competition!

Support your team in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by making sure you have a valid visa. Enjoy the amazing sports and excitement.

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