Specified Skilled System
This is a new status of residence created to deal with the labor shortage associated with the declining birthrate and aging population.
In particular, it is targeted at 14 industries with significant human resource shortages and specific industries.
■■■Specified skilled No.1■■■
Status of residence for foreigners engaged in work requiring skills that require considerable knowledge or experience belonging to a specific industrial field.
■■■Specified skilled No.2■■■
Status of residence for foreigners engaged in work requiring experienced skills belonging to a specific industrial field.
Specific industries: Nursing care, building cleaning, molding material industry, industrial machinery manufacturing industry, electrical / electronic information related industry, construction, shipbuilding / marine industry,
Car maintenance, aviation, lodging, agriculture, fishery, food and beverage manufacturing industry, restaurant business
* Specified skilled No.2 can be accepted only in the two underlined fields.