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Is receiving a JP post bank book immediate? 2020/2/27 18:45
I keep getting conflicting information on this. Some sources online say that the issuance of the bank book is immediate, while others say it will come with your cash card in 1-2 weeks. What has been you experience? Thanks.
by Wellsie (guest)  

Re: Is receiving a JP post bank book immediate? 2020/2/28 13:32
The short answer is that it depends.

It says below on Japan Post's official website that, in order to prevent money laundering, it may (or may not) take some time for a non-Japanese person to have his/her account opened. If that is the case, you need to wait for a while after your application until your bank book is sent to your home address by postal mail. Strangely, I could not locate this information in English, but here is the Japanese quote and link:


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Re: Is receiving a JP post bank book immediate? 2020/2/28 23:33
I Got my JP bank Book ... on the same day the account was opened. And received the Cash card the following week.
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