Consul General of Japan in Edinburgh

Hajime Kitaoka


Text of the Consul General's comments in the Scotsman (25/01/2014) regarding Japan-China relations 


Inaugural Greeting by the Consul General in Edinburgh

About us


Finding the Consulate


Opening Hours


Visa Information

10/09/15 NEW

Ongoing External Decoration and Repairs

Links and Topics

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Comprehensive Information on

Fukushima Daiichi NPS related issues


「Your Guide to Japan」Brochure available to download

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Cultural News and Events

17/09/2015 NEW

Rugby match (Teikyo University versus Durham University)to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Teikyo University of Japan in Durham

08/09/2015 NEW

Teikyo University, Tokyo versus Durham University rugby match

08/09/2015 NEW

JET Programme University Promotions 2015

14/08/2015 NEW

Consulate General of Japan Social Media Launch

28/07/2015 NEW

JET Programme Pre-departure Reception


Pre-departure reception for Glover Scholarship


Rakugo performance by Ms. Diane Kichijitsu - Report


Aberdeen Japan Day 2015 - Report


Japan at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Japan Children's Day 2015 - Report

Gardening Scotland 2015 - Report

Fraserburgh Academy Visit - Report

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More information on past events can be found here


03/09/2015 NEW

State Minister Takagi Visited Scotland

13/07/2015 NEW

「World Heritage : The Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution」

07/07/2015 NEW

Call for applications: The Japan World Exposition 1970 Commemorative Fund (JEC Fund) Grant for FY2016  

02/07/2015 UPDATED

Latest information on issues related to the    Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (PDF)     


Abenomics is progressing 


New Statement by Prime Minister of Japan regarding the hostage incident of Japanese nationals in Syria

Past announcements can be found here




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