Embassy of Japan in La Paz


The Japanese Embassy in Bolivia is a bilateral mission in La Paz and promotes Japanese interests in Bolivia. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bolivia. The Japanese Embassy in La Paz is headed by Mr Mitsunori Shirakawa - Ambassador of Japan to Bolivia.


Japanese Embassy in La Paz, Bolivia Sopocachi Rosendo Gutiorrez No 497 Esq. Sanchez Lima Casilla: 2725 La Paz Bolivia


(+591) (2) 241-9110 to 13


(+591) (2) 241-1919


embjapon@ceibo.entelnet.bo embjapon@entelnet.bo




Mr Mitsunori Shirakawa - Ambassador

Office Hours:

10:30 - 12:30 and 14:00 - 18:00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bolivia require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in La Paz you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Japan

For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in La Paz before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.bo.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+591) (2) 241-9110 to 13 or email embjapon@ceibo.entelnet.bo embjapon@entelnet.bo

Consulates of Japan in Bolivia

Next to the embassy in La Paz there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Bolivia.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Bolivia.

Japanese Consulates in Bolivia

Next to the embassy in La Paz, Japan has consulates in the following cities: Santa Cruz