Intra-company Transferee

Activities on the part of personnel who are transferred to business offices in Japan for a limited period of time from business offices which are established in foreign countries by public or private organizations which have head offices, branch offices, or other business offices in Japan and who engage at these business offices in the activities described in the “Engineer” or “Specialist in Humanities/International Services” sections.


The following conditions are to be fulfilled.

  1. The applicant must have been employed at the main office, or branch office or other office out side of Japan for at least 1 year immediately prior to the transfer to Japan while engaging in a job which falls under the “Engineer” or “Specialists in Humanities/International Services” categories.
  2. The applicant should receive no less salary than a Japanese national would receive for comparable work.