How Open Bank Account In Japan

Bank account in Japan


If you live long in Japan, you will need first to bank account. And if you receive a salary in such part-time job, your bank account is often used, so it is very convenient for you to use the automatic withdrawal from the bank account to pay water, electricity and telephone fee.


There are many banks in Japan; don’t you hesitate to open any bank? Nationally famous bank in Japan is "Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ", and "Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation" is also famous.


However, these banks branches in the country is very low, there is no great advantage to open a personal account. Most recommended bank is "Japan Post Bank". They have branches anywhere in Japan, because the post office is predecessor.


City banks, regional banks and trust banks, including the credit union, there are now banks more than 400. And how we select banks in Japan?


It is recommended to open your account in a bank close to your home or there is a branch in the vicinity of the workplace. Because it is useful when you open account or advance other procedure about your account. You can use the internet banking on almost bank in Japan.


Items for opening


You need some items to open account in Japanese bank;


2.resident certification


The alien registration has been abolished since July of 2012; you cannot get the alien registration certification in municipal government office. All foreigners must advance the resident registration. If you stay more than 90 days in Japan, please advance the resident registration.


You need your chop




If foreigners open a bank account in Japan, they can find the bank to accept their sign to open it. But many banks need foreigner’s chop. And you get a chop in Japan.


If you have a chop, you can use it for the rental agreement for apartment. It is easy for you to make a chop in chop store in Japan.


You can open a bank account if you bring 3 items to the bank, and you must write your name in Katakana on the application. Please train writing it.

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