- What activities are approved for people with Temporary Visitor status?
- I entered Japan on a Temporary Visitor visa. I would like to stay longer. Can I extend my Period of Stay?
[Question]What activities are approved for people with Temporary Visitor status?
Someone with Temporary Visitor status may not work or engage in any kind of paid activity. Allowed activities include tourism, medical treatment, sports, visits to friends and/or family, observation, participation in seminars and conferences, inspection tours, short-term business activities and the like.
[Question]I’m on a “temporary visitor’s visa. Can I extend the period of my status so that I can stay here a little longer?
Unless there are special circumstances, the Period of Stay of Temporary Visitor visas may not be extended. For more information, please refer to Immigration HP.