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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



    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)     

08/06/2015 NEW

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






Cultural News and Events


 29/06/2015 NEW

 Pre-departure reception for Glover Scholarship

 25/06/2015 NEW

 Rakugo performance by Ms. Diane Kichijitsu - Report


  16/06/2015 NEW

  Aberdeen Japan Day 2015 - Report

  09/06/2015 NEW

  Japan at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe

  Japan Children's Day 2015 - Report

   Gardening Scotland 2015 - Report

   Fraserburgh Academy Visit - Report


  Picture Japan Painting Competition

Japan Children's Day 2015


Japanese Film Festival 2015 - Report


Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme

Past Events



JET Returners Reception 2014


Cultural Envoy Mr Takashi Wakamiya's Lacquerware Lecture


JET Programme Promotions 2014

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More information on past events can be found here