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SENDAI CITY: Launch of the startup visa (Business Startup Program for Foreign Nationals)

Jun 19, 2017

Sendai City has launched its "Startup Visa" program to facilitate entrepreneurship among foreign nationals in Sendai City, which is designated as a National Strategic Special Zone.
The Startup Visa has relaxed application requirements for foreign nationals seeking status of residence as Business Manager, and allows them to more easily launch business activities in Japan.

For more information, please visit the Sendai City websiteExternal site: a new window will open..

Application desk

Local Industry Support Department, Economy Affairs Bureau, Sendai City

9th Floor City Office, Sendai Park Building, 3-6-1, Kokubuncho, Aoba-ku Sendai City
Hours open: 9 : 00-12 : 00, 13 : 00-17 : 00 (Except weekends, national holidays and days closed)
Tel: +81-(0)22-214-1005 (in English)
E-mail: sendai-startupvisa@city.sendai.jp

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