Information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus: As of March 19, 2020, the United States Embassy and Consulates in Japan are cancelling routine nonimmigrant visa appointments. At this time your visa appointment is cancelled. We will resume routine visa services as soon as possible but are unable to provide a specific date at this time. The MRV fee is valid and may be used for a visa application in the country where it was purchased within one year of the date of payment. If you have an urgent matter and need to travel immediately, please follow the guidance provided at https://www.ustraveldocs.com/jp/jp-main-contactus.aspto request an emergency appointment.