Visa services for applications are available from Monday to Friday, except HOLIDAYS.
VISA - Opening hours
9h - 12h: travel agencies and visa services
12h - 13h: collection of visas by individuals (all types)
HOW TO APPLY IN PERSON
USA citizens must come in person to apply for visas, on a reciprocity basis.
Consulate-General of Brazil in Tokyo
Ichigo Gotanda Bld., 2F
13-12 Higashi Gotanda 1-chome
Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 141-0022
Fax: (03) 5488-5458
For sending us fax or e-mail, please write your telephone number in the message.
The best way to get to the Consulate is through JR’s Yamanote Line > Gotanda Station (East Exit – Higashi), or the Toei Asakusa Line > Gotanda Station (Exit No. A5).
When leaving Gotanda’s JR Station, use the pedestrian crossing. The building where the Consulate is located is over a shop named “The Suit Aoyama”(written on a billboard in blue). A Brazilian flag can be seen on the window of the second floor.
5 working days
In times of heavy workload, the processing time may be extended.
Do not commit yourself to travel plans until you know when your visa will be issued.
For more than 10 visas a longer processing time may be required.