April 2019 Specific Skill Visa has been enacted!
Government policy on labor shortages and job openings
In order to cope with the shortage of domestic workers due to the declining population, declining birthrate and aging population, the government has extended the retirement age (increased pension payments), reduced labor using robots and devices, unmanned delivery using AI technology, We have a policy of actively hiring human workers.
Japan’s declining working population and the acceptance of foreign nationals from developed countries
As a part of this policy, a new work visa “Specific Skill Visa” was launched in April 2019 for the first time for simple work. The current plan is to accept 345,000 workers by 2024.
We will introduce “Specific Skill Visa” workers from Philippines and Vietnam to Japanese companies.
Please refer to the following items for the details of “Specific Skill Visa” workers.
About specific skill visa
About specific skill visaA new system for accepting foreign workers.In April 2019, a ...続きを読む
With specific skill worker
Foreign workers with certain skills have been newly allowed to work in specific fields.Th...続きを読む
List of countries that have signed the bilateral agreement
[table id=5/]※We will introduce foreign workers specializing in two countries, Ph...続きを読む
List of 14 specialized industries and occupations
List of 14 specialized industries and occupationsThe target occupations are limited to ...続きを読む
Specific Skill Test System and Application for Examination
Here, we will briefly explain the test system and application for "Specific Skill 1&...続きを読む
Preparation for accepting workers
Workers from foreign countries basically come to Japan alone and in most cases have no re...続きを読む
Please assume a maximum of 4 months from the completion of document selection and intervi...続きを読む
Cost (excluding sales tax)
Processing fees for foreign job seekers続きを読む