By law, the consular fees are published in euros. In Japan one has to pay the equivalent in Japanese Yen. The exchange rate is adapted from time to time. Beware of fraudulent websites that offer so-called consular services.
Ways of payment at the Embassy of Tokyo
- Cash in person in the Embassy
- By post in exact change on your own risk. Money can be sent by genkin kakitom fuuto, a special envelope obtainable at every post office in Japan to send cash money. ! It is forbidden to send cash by normal envelope.