警察証明 / Police Certificate

2021/7/1

州の新型コロナウイルス対策の再開基準に照らし合わせ,
領事待合室内の人数を制限するために窓口は全て予約制となっています。

予約方法Eメール(consul@se.mofa.go.jp)乃至電話(206-682-9107 内線120)でお願いします。電話が繋がりにくい場合は,Eメールのご利用をお勧めします。

領事待合室内の人数制限に伴い,予約が混み合っています。また,申請から交付までに2週間ほど時間がかかっております。時間に余裕のある予約の確保,米国公証人による証明など代替手段がある場合はそちらのご利用もご検討ください。

警察証明書

警察証明は,日本での犯罪歴の有無を証明するものです。永住権申請,帰化等のため,現地関係当局がその国の法規に基づきこの証明の提出を要求する場合にのみ,日本の警察庁から発行されます。

日本国籍者,元日本国籍者,日本に居住歴のある外国国籍者



申請書

 
 申請書


パスポート

 
 有効なパスポート


滞在資格を証明する書類

 
 米国人を除き,当地での滞在資格を証明する書類(有効なビザもしくはグリーンカード)


使用目的を確認できる書類

 
 使用目的を確認できる書類(移民局からのレター等)

 

無料

 

 

Police Certificate

Issued by the National Police Agency of Japan, the Police Certificate reports whether you have a criminal record for the duration lived in Japan. Non-Japanese citizens may apply as well.

※The Police Certificate can only be submitted to foreign government institutions. It cannot be issued for personal or private enterprises. There are also limitations placed on what this certificate can be used for, such as obtaining citizenship, permanent residence, and work permits. Depending on the purpose of your application, you may be required to submit additional documents or may not qualify to apply.

 


Application Form
Application Form

Valid Passport
Valid Passport 

Proof of legal status in the U.S.
Green card, visa, etc. (does not apply to U.S. citizens)

Document to confirm the purpose of certificate
Documents such as a letter from USCIS

Fingerprint Form
Fingerprint Form (provided by our office)
※You must use the Fingerprint Form provided by our office. Other formats cannot be accepted.
※Fingerprint services is done in-office. Please give yourself ample time to apply.

There is no fee.

Processing times are usually 2~3 months.

  1. The applicant must appear in person to apply.
  2. If the Registered Domicile (Honseki-chi) on your passport has changed, you will need to provide a Family Registry (Koseki Tohon or Koseki Shohon) that reflects the new information.
  3. If you had a name change due to marriage and you do not have time to make a new passport, you may request your new name on the Police Certificate by bringing additional documents such as a Marriage Certificate. 
  4. If you had a change in citizenship since the time you lived in Japan, you will need to apply with your current passport and bring the passport that was valid during your stay in Japan.