Embassy of Japan in Abu Dhabi


The Japanese Embassy in United Arab Emirates is a bilateral mission in Abu Dhabi and promotes Japanese interests in United Arab Emirates. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of United Arab Emirates. The Japanese Embassy in Abu Dhabi is headed by Tatsuo Watanabe - Ambassador of Japan to United Arab Emirates.


Japanese Embassy in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates P.O. Box 2430 Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates


(+971) (2) 443 5696


(+971) (2) 443 4219





Tatsuo Watanabe - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in United Arab Emirates require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Abu Dhabi 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 Abu Dhabi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.uae.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+971) (2) 443 5696 or email

Consulates of Japan in United Arab Emirates

Next to the embassy in Abu Dhabi there could be additional Japanese consulates located in United Arab Emirates.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in United Arab Emirates.

Japanese Consulates in United Arab Emirates

Next to the embassy in Abu Dhabi, Japan has consulates in the following cities: Dubai