Zairyu card: Residence card

Zairyu card or a residence card is issued when a person acquires the residence permit for Japan. Zairyu card is a very important identification card as it proves that you are legally staying in Japan with a residence status. You need to show it while getting employed as a part-timer or regular employee. Zairyu card mentions information such as name, date of birth, sex, nationality or region, address, residence status, period of stay, employment status. When there is a change in above-mentioned details, it is mandatory to notify the changes.

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