As per directive from the Consulate General of Japan, Mumbai, wef 07th September 2022, visa applications for Tourist (without Guarantor) can be submitted at VFS centers – Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, and Goa. Only organized groups tour are permitted.
Documentation required from the Japanese tour operator will be hotel booking, confirmed return air ticket, itinerary and ERFS Certificate. The rest of the documentation as per the Tourist checklist. Mandatory confirmed return Air tickets is required for all Short term categories.