Retiring to Japan

If you are thinking of retiring to Japan, then you will need to think about your finances. Emigrating to Japan will likely involve you buying a property in Japan and transfering your pension to a local bank account in Japan.

Japan has 1 official currency. The japanese yen which has the ISO of JPY

Below are the live exchange rates for transferring money to Japan as of 25/09/17 21:23

Pension Transfers to Japan

Remember: When transferring regular payment abroad such as to Japan you can save a great deal of money by using a foreign exchange broker.

Retirement Visas to Japan

There will usually be special requirements for you and your partner to be eligible for a retirement visa in Japan. A minimum age and adequate assets to be financially self-sufficient are common prerequisites to qualify. To find out if you qualify for a retirement visa please click here.