Passport Issue places for Japan Passport

All visa applicants holding Japanese passports should mention place of issue of their passport based on the following information provided on the top left of last page of their passport.

Tokyo Jurisdiction
Place Name Code
Hokkaido 01
Aomori 02
Iwate 03
Miyagi 04
Akita 05
Yamagata 06
Fukushima 07
Ibaraki 08
Tochigi 09
Gumma 10
Saitama 11
Chiba 12
Tokyo 13
Kanagawa 14
Niigata 15
Toyama 16
Ishikawa 17
Fukui 18
Yamanashi 19
Nagano 20
Gifu 21
Shizuoka 22
Aichi 23
Okinawa 47
Osaka Jurisdiction
Place Name Code
Mie 24
Shiga 25
Kyoto 26
Osaka 27
Hyogo 28
Nara 29
Wakayama 30
Tottori 31
Shimane 32
Okayama 33
Hiroshima 34
Yamaguchi 35
Tokushima 36
Kagawa 37
Ehime 38
Kochi 39
Fukuoka 40
Saga 41
Nagasaki 42
Kumamoto 43
Oita 44
Miyazaki 45
Kagoshima 46
Sample:

In case of, Japan Passport issued outside Japan (Overseas Country) then place of issue (Overseas Country name/ Authority) in the passport should be mentioned. If the place of issue of Japanese Passport is incorrect in the India Visa Application, then that Application will not be accepted.