About Us

Contact Information

Phone and Fax:

Main Line: (305) 530-9090
Main Fax: (305) 530-0950

Office hours are Monday through Friday, 9AM - 5PM with a lunch break from 12:30PM - 1:30PM.
Phone calls will not be received outside of regular office hours.

Email:

Visa Inquiries: consular1@mi.mofa.go.jp

Passport Inquiries: ryoji1@mi.mofa.go.jp

Family Registry Inquiries: ryoji2@mi.mofa.go.jp

Culture, Public Relations, Communications, and Library Inquiries: culture@mi.mofa.go.jp

Education, JET Program, MEXT Scholarship, and School Visit Inquiries: jet@mi.mofa.go.jp

Calendar of Events, Newsletter, Social Media, and Website Inquiries: webmaster@mi.mofa.go.jp

General Information and All Other Inquiries: info@mi.mofa.go.jp

"Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan" for Florida

In order to strengthen the promotion of inward FDI the Ministry of Foreign Affairs established the “Contact Point for Promotion of Foreign Direct Investment in Japan” to support U.S. companies intending to invest in Japan.

If you have any inquiries or requests, please see the Investment Contact Information. Please include your name, contact information, industry, and as much detail regarding your inquiry as possible so that we may respond appropriately.

Office Hours & Holidays

In the case of an official hurricane warning, the Consulate General of Japan in Miami will be CLOSED.

Office Hours:

Monday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Tuesday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Wednesday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Thursday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Friday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED

Please note that the office is CLOSED Monday through Friday from 12:30PM – 1:30PM for a lunch break.

Visa Window Hours:

Application Drop-Off: 9AM – 12PM, 2PM – 4:30PM ONLY
Visa Pick-Up: 2PM – 4:30PM ONLY

Appointments are not necessary.

Culture Lobby Hours:

Monday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Tuesday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Wednesday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Thursday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Friday 9AM – 12:30PM, 1:30PM – 5PM
Saturday CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED

Members of the public are welcome to use our culture lobby and reference library without appointments during regular business hours. If you wish to come to our office and speak in-person with a representative of the Education and Culture department, an appointment is required.
Please contact the Education and Culture department or call (305) 530-9090 to schedule your visit.

Holiday Schedule for 2019:

The Consulate General of Japan in Miami observes certain American and Japanese holidays, some of which may be unfamiliar to the general public. Please review this list carefully before making plans to visit the Consulate.

January 1st (Tuesday) New Year's Day
January 2nd (Wednesday) New Year Holiday
January 3rd (Thursday) New Year Holiday
January 21th (Monday) Martin Luther King Jr. Day
February 11th (Monday) Japan National Foundation Day
February 18th (Monday) Washington's Birthday
April 19th (Friday) Good Friday
May 1st (Wednesday) Day of Accession of the Throne
May 27th (Monday) Memorial Day
July 4th (Thursday) Independence Day
August 12th (Monday) Mountain Day (Japan)
September 2nd (Monday) Labor Day
October 14th (Monday) Columbus Day
October 22nd (Tuesday) Day of the Enthronement Ceremony
November 11th (Monday) Veterans Day
November 28th (Thursday) Thanksgiving Day
November 29th (Friday) Black Friday
December 24th (Tuesday) Christmas Eve
December 25th (Wednesday) Christmas Day
December 30th (Monday) End of Year Holiday
December 31st (Tuesday) End of Year Holiday

Address, Directions & Map

Address:

Consulate General of Japan in Miami
80 SW 8th St. Suite 3200
Miami, FL 33130

The Consulate is located in the Brickell City Tower.

Note: Please include department or contact name when addressing mail to the Consulate.

Directions:

Coming From the North
  • Take I-95 South until exit 1-B.
  • Turn left onto S.W. 8th Street.
  • Pass 3 traffic lights. The building will be on the right hand side.
  • The building is located between S.W. 8th Street and 9th Street and faces S.W. 1st Avenue.
 
Coming From the South
  • Take I-95 North until exit 1-B.
  • Turn right onto S.W. 8th Street.
  • Pass 2 traffic lights; the building will be on the right hand side.
  • The building is located between S.W. 8th Street and 9th Street and faces S.W. 1st Avenue.
 
Parking
  • Brickell City Tower has a parking garage that is available for a fee.
  • Metered street parking is also available.
  • There are additional parking garages in the area.
 
Public Transportation
  • Brickell City Tower is across S.W. 1st Avenue and up one block from the Brickell Metrorail Station.
  • Multiple Metromover stations are within walking distance.
  • Metrobus lines 6, 8, 48, 248 and 102 Route B stop at the Brickell Metrorail Station.

Map:

(Includes surrounding area around the Consulate General of Japan in Miami)

Consulate General of Japan in Miami Map


The entrance to the parking garage is located at 86 S.W. 8th Street. It is the same as the entrance to the "Solitair Brickell" parking lot.

Consulate General of Japan in Miami Brickell City Tower Parking Garage


After getting off at Brickell Metrorail Station, head north to reach the main entrance.

Consulate General of Japan in Miami Brickell City Tower Main Entrance

Jurisdiction

The Embassy of Japan and each of the 16 Japanese Consulates serve a specific region within the United States. In general, the Consulate General of Japan in Miami can only service residents and visitors in the state of Florida. Please click here for a jurisdiction map of the other Japanese Consulates in the U.S., as well as Japanese Embassies, Consulates, and Permanent Missions throughout the world.

Residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico are under the jurisdiction of the Consulate General of Japan in New York.