To open an account at a Financial Center

To open an account at a branch

Who can open an account?

You must be a resident of Japan with a contact phone number* to confirm the details of your account application form. "Period of Stay" on the Residence card is at least 1 year.

  • The econtact phone numberf must be your own phone number. The phone number at your workplace or someone else's phone number is not acceptable.

Ineligibilities

- Non-residents of Japan
- "Period of Stay" on the Residence card is less than 1 year.

- Name of corporation
- Post office box address

  • We mainly provide services in Japanese at the branches. There are some branches with English speaking staffs, but not always available. Please visit our branch with someone who can understand Japanese if you have concerns about communication. Thank you for your understanding.

Branch Locations

To open an account at a branch, please prepare one of the following identification documents before you go to the branch. Also, make sure you bring the original of the required identification documents and NOT copies.

Residence Card or Special Permanent Resident Certificate

  • Please provide the original and NOT a copy.
  • Check if the address on the card is your current address.
  • The period of stay should not have passed.
  • "Period of Stay" on the Residence card is at least 1 year.

Driver's License in Japan

  • Please provide the original and NOT a copy.
  • Check if the address on the card is your current address.
  • The driver's license must be issued for more than six months. (If a driver's license is used for identification verification then you may need to also confirm your status of residence.)

In case of immediate cash card issue

  • Please note that following 8 colors are available for the immediate cash card issue at our branches.
  • 001 Big Sky
  • 005 Dreamy purple
  • 008 Baby Face
  • 013 Orange Juice
  • 015 Sunflower
  • 020 Grasshopper
  • 030 White Christmas
  • 032 Midnight

Learn more about PowerFlex cash card

  • Branches that can accept procedures for the immediate cash card issue are limited. Please contact to Shinsei PowerCall for details.