Category: Japanese Translation Office

Our office will be open the entire month of December as many customers want to get married on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day, We can make it happen! All city offices and our office will be closed from Dec. 30th …

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US passport holders, married in Japan, and reports of marriage that were submitted to the US Consulate or Embassy in Japan before November 9th, 1989 the record of your Certificate of Witness of Marriage Abroad is not on file at …

US passport holders married before November 9th, 1989 with a Japanese marriage certificate. Read More »

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Among many Chinese traditions that have been introduced to Japan, it is said that “the origin of certificates” was introduced by China. The symbol of “Chinese Phoenixes” were used on ornamental frames for official letters and honorable mentions for personnel …

The meaning and origins of the design on your Japanese Marriage Certificate. Read More »

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Hi, I’m David Higgins and I’m a legal translator in Japan. Okinawa Translator has been operational since 2012 and we specialize our translation and interpreting skills on legal marriages anywhere in Japan. We are a home-based business with my wife …

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Okinawa Translator can assist with a legal marriage at any city office that allows two foreign nationals to marry. Our service extends to customers located in various  villages, towns or cities across  Japan. If you plan to marry anywhere in …

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Regardless of your nationality or passport, to get legally married in Japan you need to have a Konin Todoke Form/ Japanese Marriage Application completed. A Japanese Marriage Application Form from the city office looks like this:  At the Okinawa Translator …

How to complete a Konin Todoke Form / Japanese Marriage Application Read More »

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