The British Consulate General in Osaka represents the UK government in Osaka.

Consular services for British nationals are no longer provided at British Consulate General Osaka. British nationals should contact British Embassy Tokyo

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Urgent assistance

If you’re in Japan and urgently need help (eg if you’ve been attacked, arrested or lost your passport), call (+81) (3) 5211-1100. If you’re in the UK and concerned about a British national in Japan call 020 7008 1500.

Get a visa

The British Consulate General can’t help with visa enquiries.

If you’re not a British national, you may need a visa to travel to the UK. Check if you need a UK visa.

If you’re a British national travelling abroad and need to apply for a visa to visit a particular country or check if you need a visa, see the entry requirements on our foreign travel advice for the country you want to visit.

For more information on visas, see UK visas and immigration.

Contact us

British Consulate General Osaka

541 - 0059
Osaka3-5-1 Bakuro-machi, Chuo-ku

Assistance for British Nationals:
All consular services are provided through the British Embassy in Tokyo. British nationals requiring consular assistance in Japan should call (+81) (3) 5211-1100 or email

If you would like to report an Emergency involving a British National, please call 03 5211 1100 at any time.

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