Working holiday visa insurance Japan WHV

About to be expatriated in Japan for a WHV? And currently looking for an insurance for your working holiday visa Japan WHV? Have a look on our selection of contracts. You can quote online Indigo Expat’ solutions. If you want to recieve a comparator, please use the contact form.

Working holiday visa Japan

If you stay abroad at least 12 months, expat plans are also accurate for working holiday visa Japan. For example: Indigo Expat plans (min. 12 months).

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web pageFirst Expat (1st €) – online quote

Start Expat covers accident and unforseen illness. And it corresponds to a travel insurance (1 to 12 months).

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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 to the East China Sea and the Philippine Sea.

Capital: Tokyo

Main cities: Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Nagoya

Currency: Yen (JPY)

Area: 377,975 km²

Official language: Japanese

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

Info 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

web pageWorking Holiday Japan

web pageMOFA Japan

working holiday visa JapanUseful links for working holiday visa Japan

First of all, please find here after useful web pages for medical and security aspects:

web pageJapan on WHO web site

web page  Japan on

Then, you can have a look on this web site:

web pageJapan 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.