About us

Contact Address

Consulate General of Japan
2 Melville Crescent

Tel: 0131 225 4777
Fax: 0131 225 4828

Notes for visitors to the consulate

The Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh does not have dedicated parking spaces. The parking spaces around the consulate are all pay-and-display; please be aware that failure to display a parking ticket is a parking violation. We recommend using public transport when you visit the consulate.

Please note that, for public safety reasons, all visitors to the Consulate General of Japan in Edinburgh are required to bring with them some form of photographic identification (such as a passport or a driving licence) and may be required to have their belongings scanned by our security equipment. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

Maps and Directions

Opening Hours
Consular Section (Visa/Certificate/Passport): Mon-Fri, 09:30-12:30, 14:00-16:30
Office (Excluding the Consular Section): Mon-Fri, 09:30-12:30, 14:00-17:30

■ Emergency contact
If case of an accident or emergency, please phone the consulate's general number (0131-225-4777), and then call the emergency number stated in the answerphone message.

■ Important notice to visitors
In order to ensure safety of all visitors, Consulate General of Japan requires all visitors to go through security screenings. All visitors will be asked to produce a photo ID. Thank you very much for your understanding and cooperation.

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