Embassy of Japan in Sarajevo


The Japanese Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina is a bilateral mission in Sarajevo and promotes Japanese interests in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Japanese Embassy in Sarajevo is headed by Mr Hideo Yamazaki - Ambassador of Japan to Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Japanese Embassy in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina Bistrik 9 71000 Sarajevo Bosnia and Herzegovina


(+387) (33) 277 500


(+387) (33) 209 583






Mr Hideo Yamazaki - Ambassador

Office Hours:

09:00 to 12:30 and 13:45 to 17:45

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Bosnia and Herzegovina require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Sarajevo 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 Sarajevo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.bosnia.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+387) (33) 277 500 or email japanbih@bih.net.ba

Consulates of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Japanese Consulates in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Next to the embassy in Sarajevo, Japan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Bosnia and Herzegovina ).