Special Extension of Period of Stay (2) – 75

March 26, 2011 15:00
Multilingual Support Center for the Tohoku Earthquake out at Pacific Ocean
Disaster Information 75th Translation Edition

Special Extension of Period of Stay (2)

As previously announced on the 48th Translation Edition on March 19, those who cannot go to the Immigration Services to renew their period of stay due to the Tohoku Earthquake will be granted a special extension of stay. If you met all the 3 following conditions (A, B and C) as of March 11, you will be granted the extension.
A. You had the status of residence.
B. Your status of residence will expire by August 30, 2011.
C. You were in one of the following prefectures or you had been a registered alien in one of the following prefectures when the earthquake happened.
Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima, Ibaraki

 In addition, if you meet both D and E below, you will also be granted a special extension. The new expiration date will be before August 31, 2011 and designated by the Immigration Services. If you need an extension, you have to submit one of the following 11 documents accompanied with a document that explains the reason for the extension to the Immigration Services.
  D. You had received one of the 11 following permissions/documents before March 11, 2011 and the expiration date on it is after March 11, 2011.

①Permission for Landing at a Port of Call
②Permission for Landing in Transit
③Landing Permission for Crew Members
④Permission for Emergency Landing
⑤Permission for Landing Due to Distress
⑥Landing Permission for Temporary Refuge
⑦Departure Period Pertaining to Revocation of the Status of Residence
⑧Period Pertaining to a Request for a Hearing
⑨Period Pertaining to the Filing of an Objection
⑩Time Limit for Departure of a Departure Order
⑪Period of Stay Pertaining to Permission for Provisional Stay
E. You couldn’t or will not be able to go out of Japan or apply for extension etc. before the expiration date due to the impact of the earthquake.  
Please consult with the Immigration Services for details. (Available languages vary based on the day of the week.)
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