Personal Seal (Inkan) Registration
Registering your seal for official purposes
Personal seal (inkan) registration is completed to certify your seal for official notorization. This registered seal is called a “jitsuin” and is required in order to buy or sell real estate, a white plate car, or other fixed assets, and other purposes. This seal is an important item that protects your personal property and rights.
|Type||Who Must File||Where to File||What to Bring|
|Personal Seal Registration||Seal owner||Citizen Affairs Division, City Hall branch offices, Citizen Service Center||
Additional notes about personal seal registration:
- Seals with a diameter of less than 8millimeter or more than 25millimeter cannot be registered.
- Adult wards and minors under age 15 are not eligible to register a personal seal.
- Under certain circumstances, those without a photo ID (alien registration card, driver's license, passport, etc.) may register through other methods.
- In case of unavoidable circumstances, you may be able to apply through a proxy.
Kamogawa City Hall1450 Yokosuka
Kamogawa-city, Chiba, JAPAN