Embassy of Japan in Lilongwe


The Japanese Embassy in Malawi is a bilateral mission in Lilongwe and promotes Japanese interests in Malawi. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Malawi. The Japanese Embassy in Lilongwe is headed by Mr Fujio Samukawa - Ambassador of Japan to Malawi.


Japanese Embassy in Lilongwe, Malawi Plot No. 14/191, Petroda Glass House P.O. Box 30780 Lilongwe Malawi


(+265) 1-770-284


(+265) 1-773-528






Mr Fujio Samukawa - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Malawi require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Lilongwe 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 Lilongwe before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.mw.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+265) 1-770-284 or email embmalawi@lw.mofa.go.jp

Consulates of Japan in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Malawi.

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

Japanese Consulates in Malawi

Next to the embassy in Lilongwe, 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 Malawi ).