New Measures for Border Enforcement: Regarding Valid Specimens for Pre-departure Testing of Travelers to Japan

2022/3/3
“Nasal swabs” (only on nucleic acid amplification test) has been added to the list of Valid specimens for travelers arriving in Japan after midnight (Japan time) on March 9, 2022, as a valid specimens for pre-departure testing of travelers to Japan.
 
In accordance with the above alternation, the prescribed format has been revised. Please click here to download the new format.
 
If you have any question regarding certificate of testing for COVID-19, please click here to check the FAQ below.
 
Please note that currently all entrants must present a certificate of inspection within 72 hours before leaving the country to enter into Japan.