Company Establishment for Foreigners
(Company Formation,Company Set up)

Company Establishment for Foreigners

Investor/Business Manager Visa


It is the residence status granted to foreigners who conduct trade or other types of business, or engage in the management of similar operations in Japan.
*It is specific for company manager, administrator etc.

We will explain about it in a simple and organized context.

What are the requirements to acquire a "BUSINESS MANAGEMENT" visa?

  1. To have an independent established office space in Japan
    *Rental office space available. However, since they might be fully booked, please inquire further for availability.
  2. Aside from the manager himself, it is required to hire two full-time employees who are Japanese or Non-Japanese with a "Permanent Resident" "Spouse of Japanese" "Spouse of Permanent resident" or "Long-term Resident" visa status of residence.
  3. To have a capital amount of more than 5 million yen.
  4. Managerial and administrative experience is very important, as well as the submission of a feasible business plan.

*Please note that a visa, may still be denied even if one meets the above requirements.

Special expertise in the preparation of a business plan and other required documents is crucial for obtaining  a "BUSINESS MANAGEMENT" visa.

We provide consultation after discussing with PG Administrative Scrivener・PG Tax Accountant.

Regarding 4 months visa of the "BUSINESS MANAGEMENT" visa

Since April 2015, a 4-month period of stay has been implemented for a "Business Management" visa.
This type of visa has certain advantages not available to a 1-year visa of the same classification. However, please note that extension of the 4-month visa may be denied.

*Fixed residence or office is required when renewing, which is hard for foreigners. We have a real estate company in our group, so「*A fixed residence or office is required when applying for visa renewal. Looking for a residence or office may be inconvenient for foreigners. Rest assured that we are ready to assist in this regard as we have a real estate company within our group.

For more information

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