When you get married to a Japanese national, the Embassy/Consulate of your country in Japan may ask you to submit your Japanese spouse’s Family Register (Koseki Tohon). For US military members, the legal office on your base will ask for …

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We can legally marry a couple if only one party can be present at the city office! (If your spouse cannot attend because of all the world wide circumstances, we can still legally marry you!) Our office provides translations for …

We can marry you in Japan with only one party present at the city office! Read more »

Due to the new virus, many people are choosing to self-quarantine. Okinawa Translator provides services so that our customers can order (E-mail), pay (credit card, PayPal, etc.), and receive (by mail) the translation documents all from home!

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 …

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  Hi, I’m David Higgins, and I am a legal translator in Japan. I am going to explain our authentication and legalization services for the Taiwan Consulate, Embassy and Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Japan. Okinawa Translator offers the …

Authentication of Japanese documents at the Taiwan Consulate, Taiwan Embassy or the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office. Read more »