Lost / Stolen Passport
As of 3/20/2006
, lost or stolen passports will
no longer be reissued. You must apply for a new passport.
Documents, in addition to the required documents to apply for a
Japanese Passport (please see Japanese Passport Application/Renewal
of Loss or Theft Form
report (if available)
If a copy of the lost passport and/or
passport number and issue date are known, please have information
must appear in person at the Consulate.
Tokosho (Travel Document) can be issued in lieu of a passport
for an immediate return to Japan only (see below for required documents)
: Can be picked-up on the day prior to departure.
Travel Document (Tokosho) Application Form
Police Report (if available)
photos, taken from the same negative and within six months
Koseki Tohon or Shohon
(if you have: Japanese Driver's License, copy of lost passport or Hokensho)
itinerary or airline ticket
(to confirm passenger’s name, date of departure,
airline and flight #)
more detailed information, please contact the passport section of
Tel : (213)617-6700