Application for an Account Opening through Internet

Uploading two types of your IDs and other necessary documents

Japanese Nationals Foreign Nationals those who have been in Japan more than 6 months Foreign Nationals those who have been in Japan less than 6 months

Before starting an Account Opening application, please select your status from the below.

Please have your identification documents (IDs), a camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages, and an email address on hand when you start your application.

Verification Documents

Uploading image files of your identification verification documents (IDs) are required.

Image files to upload
File format
JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF and PDF format only
File size
Up to 25MB (Up to 4MB for PDF files)

Examples of Unacceptable Image Files

Too small

Missing a part of the image

Blurry

Light from the flash is reflected

The image is corrupted

The image is too dark or includes shadows

Identification Verification Documents (IDs)

Please select two of the following IDs.

Driver's License

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

Back

  • *Driving Record Certificate (issued on April 1, 2012 or later) is also accepted.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Passport

Please upload Biodata page and Bearer field of your passport

Biodata page

Bearer field

  • *Both the Biodata page with your photograph and the Bearer field with your current address are required.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is filled on the Bearer field.
  • *Please select other identification documents in case there is no"Bearer field" in your passport.

Individual Number Card

Please upload the image file of your ID (front side only).

Front

  • *Please shoot after removing a card case.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Health Insurance Card

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

Back

  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.
  • *Please upload your insurance card after masking the " insurer number ''(保険者番号) and '' insurer symbol · number "(記号·番号) with sticky notes, etc.
    (Please note that masking done by using an image editing or paint application is invalid. )

A camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages

  • For completing an account application by SMS authentication
    • *About SMS Authentication
      We will send an SMS for authentication to your mobile phone number that you entered when applying for an account. Please tap the URL in it to complete the authentication.

An e-mail address

For notifying your application status and other announcement.

Before starting an Account Opening application, please select your status from the below.

Please have your identification documents (IDs), a camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages, and an email address on hand when you start your application.

Verification Documents

Uploading image files of your identification verification documents (IDs) are required.

Image files to upload
File format
JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF and PDF format only
File size
Up to 25MB (Up to 4MB for PDF files)

Examples of Unacceptable Image Files

Too small

Missing a part of the image

Blurry

Light from the flash is reflected

The image is corrupted

The image is too dark or includes shadows

Identification Verification Documents (IDs)

Please select your Residence Card, if applicable, to confirm your "Status" of residence and "Period of Stay".

Residence Card

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.
  2. Status of "employment restriction (就労制限の有無)" on Residence Card is not "No employment (就労不可)".
  3. Please confirm that it is over 6 months since the date of issue.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *The expired document will not be accepted.
  • *We may not open an account if your remaining "Period of Stay" is less than 3 months. Please renew your Residence Card before you apply to open an account. (Please upload both expired and renewed Residence Cards in such a case.)
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Special Permanent Resident Certificate

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Driver's License

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *Driving Record Certificate (issued on April 1, 2012 or later) is also accepted.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Individual Number Card

Please upload the image file of your ID (front side only).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.
  • *Please shoot after removing a card case.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Health Insurance Card

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Please make sure that the address section is filled out correctly with your current address.
  • *Please upload your insurance card after masking the " insurer number ''(保険者番号) and '' insurer symbol · number "(記号·番号) with sticky notes, etc.
    (Please note that masking done by using an image editing or paint application is invalid. )

A camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages

  • For completing an account application by SMS authentication
    • *About SMS Authentication
      We will send an SMS for authentication to your mobile phone number that you entered when applying for an account. Please tap the URL in it to complete the authentication.

An e-mail address

For notifying your application status and other announcement.

Before starting an Account Opening application, please select your status from the below.

Please have your identification documents (IDs), a camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages, and an email address on hand when you start your application.

Verification Documents

Uploading image files of your identification verification documents (IDs) and supplementary documents are required.

Image files to upload
File format
JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF and PDF format only
File size
Up to 25MB (Up to 4MB for PDF files)

Examples of Unacceptable Image Files

Too small

Missing a part of the image

Blurry

Light from the flash is reflected

The image is corrupted

The image is too dark or includes shadows

Identification Verification Documents (IDs)

Please select your Residence Card, if applicable, to confirm your "Status" of residence and "Period of Stay".

Residence Card

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.
  2. Status of "employment restriction (就労制限の有無)" on Residence Card is not "No employment (就労不可)".
  3. Please confirm that it is over 6 months since the date of issue.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *The expired document will not be accepted.
  • *We may not open an account if your remaining "Period of Stay" is less than 3 months. Please renew your Residence Card before you apply to open an account. (Please upload both expired and renewed Residence Cards in such a case.)
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Special Permanent Resident Certificate

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Driver's License

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Back side is required even if there is no mention.
  • *Driving Record Certificate (issued on April 1, 2012 or later) is also accepted.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Individual Number Card

Please upload the image file of your ID (front side only).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.
  • *Please shoot after removing a card case.
  • *Please make sure that your current address is shown.

Health Insurance Card

Please upload the image files of your ID (front side / back side).

Front

  1. Please confirm that your name is written in alphabetic characters.

Back

  1. Please make sure that the address section is filled out correctly with your current address.
  • *Please upload your insurance card after masking the " insurer number ''(保険者番号) and '' insurer symbol · number "(記号·番号) with sticky notes, etc.
    (Please note that masking done by using an image editing or paint application is invalid. )

Supplementary Document

Please select one from the supplementary document below.

  • Employee ID Card

    • Your office located in Japan
    • We do not accept a credit-card integrated employee ID card.
  • Health Insurance Card

    • The card must include the name of your employer.
  • Certificate of enrollment from your place of work

A camera smartphone that can receive SMS messages

  • For completing an account application by SMS authentication
    • *About SMS Authentication
      We will send an SMS for authentication to your mobile phone number that you entered when applying for an account. Please tap the URL in it to complete the authentication.

An e-mail address

For notifying your application status and other announcement.

Please note

  • We may request you to submit your information additionally prior to opening your account.
  • When you return to your country or change to a residential address outside Japan, please close your account.

Open an account

You will be directed to a site operated by the bank's partner company, salesforce.com Co., Ltd.

FAQ

QWhat are the tips for taking the photos of my ID and my selfie?
A

Refer to the followings:

  • Place your identification document and the smartphone monitor in parallel.
  • Shoot on a dark background.
  • Shoot in a place where there is natural light, in order to reduce the reflection of light.
QWhat are the required/acceptable ID documents for account application via Internet?
A

They vary depending on what option you choose. Please see the followings:

with a Smartphone (1 ID - Selfie option)
Please select one identification document from the below:
Driver's Licence, Individual Number Card (My Number Card ), or Residence Card

with a PC or a Tablet (2 ID option)
Please select two identification documents from the below:
Driver's Licence, Individual Number Card (My Number Card ), Residence Card, or Health Insurance Card