Netherlands Missions, Japan

The Consulate General Osaka/Kobe

Please click here for general information.


Administrative and Consular Affairs

All passport applications, visa and consular statements and consular questions are processed only by the Netherlands Embassy in Tokyo. For more information, please contact the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tokyo at: Tel. nr.: 03-5776-5400

Assistance to Dutch nationals in West Japan is only provided in case of calamities (evacuation) and detention.

Economic Affairs


Specific responsibilities of the Economic Department of the Consulate General of the Netherlands in Osaka:

  • Promotion of Dutch Export
  • Assistance to Dutch Companies (wishing to operate) operating in Japan
  • Issuing reports on market-studies; sector-studies and regional investigations

Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA)

Project Manager: Mr. Jeroen Bokhoven

The Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency promotes the Netherlands as a basis for international/European activities and assists foreign (Japanese) companies considering setting up a new subsidiary or expanding an existing company. The NFIA provides companies with a range of basic information; economic, financial and statistical; assistance in organizing fact-finding trips and site selection studies, and general consultation once a company has decided to establish an operation. The NFIA can also answer questions about government incentive policies. NFIA's services are free of charge and strictly confidential.

For more information, or a personal meeting please contact either our Tokyo or Osaka office:

NFIA Tokyo Office NFIA Osaka Office
3-6-3 Shibakoen Kitahama 1-Chome Heiwa building 8B
Minato-ku Tokyo, 105-0011 1-1-14 Kitahama
  Chuo-ku Osaka, 541-0041
Tel: 03-5776-5520 Tel: 06-6484-6360
Fax: 03-5776-5534 Fax: 06-6484-6001