Working holiday visa insurance Japan

About to be expatriated in Japan for a WHV? And currently looking for an insurance for your working holiday visa Japan? Have a look on our selection of contracts.

Working holiday visa Japan

For example, and if you stay abroad at least 12 months:

web page⇒ Indigo Expat WeCare (1st €)

web pageIndigo Expat OnePack (CFE)

Also, Start Expat is a travel insurance which covers accident and unforeseen illness:

web pageStart Expat

working holiday visa JapanJapan

Japan is an island country in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies off the eastern coast of the Asian continent and stretches from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and the Philippine Sea in the south.

Capital: Tokyo

Main cities: Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya

Currency: Yen (JPY)

working holiday visa Japan

Japan is truly timeless, a place where ancient traditions are fused with modern life as if it were the most natural thing in the world.

Source: Wikipedia, Lonely planet

working holiday visa Japan

Informations on the working holiday visa Japan

  • Age: between 18 and 30 yo (up to 25 for Australia, Canada and Republic of Korea)
  • Cost of the visa: –
  • Duration max: 12 months
  • Quota: yes (cf link working holiday Japan here after)
  • Requirements:  approx. 4 500 Euro / “Possessing reasonable funds for the maintenance of his/her stay during the initial period of stay in Japan” + flight tickets
  • Insurance:  WHV insurance required
  • Jobs: “Participants in the working holiday programmes are allowed to engage in employment as an incidental activity of their holidays for the purpose of supplementing their travel funds…”
  • Renewal: not possible (extension is possible for Australia, Canada and Republic of Korea)

Update: August 2020

WHV form and request:

visit this pageWorking Holiday Japan

page webMOFA Japan

working holiday visa JapanUseful links for Japan and working holiday visa Japan

First of all, please find here after supporting web page for medical and security aspects:

visit this pageJapan on WHO web site

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 Japan on

Then, you can have a look on the following web site:

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Japan on Wikipédia


working holiday visa Japan

Legal considerations for working holiday visa Japan

Please note that subscribing to an international health insurance does not free you from local regulation. Our plans are not substitute for local mandatory insurances. The above data are just for information, and does not represent a legal advise or an advise.