Regular Membership

Members of the foreign media based in Japan,
the bulk of whose work is published abroad.

Effective: May 31, 2019

Regular

Joining fee: 37,500 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 13,000 yen

 

Young Regular (under 35 yrs. old)

Joining fee: 2,000 yen

Deposit: 20,000 yen

Monthly dues: 6,000 yen

 

Outside Kanto Regular

Joining fee: 2,000 yen

Deposit: 30,000 yen

Monthly dues: 6,000 yen

 

Monthly relocation levy: 1,000 yen

(as of April 1, 2019, until March 31, 2021)

● Joining fees subject to change

● Deposit will be returned upon leaving the Club

● Monthly dues includes mailing charge

● Young Regular members, on turning 35, will be charged
the full 13,000 yen per month to continue as Regular Members

● Outside Kanto is defined as outside Tokyo-to, or Saitama,
Chiba, Kanagawa, and Yamanashi prefectures

 

Associate Membership

Those not employed in journalism, writing or in
the media, which includes all business people.

Effective: May 31, 2019

Associate

Joining fee: 400,000 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 17,500 yen

 

Diplomatic Associate

(Diplomatic visa required)

Joining fee: 75,000 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 17,500 yen

 

Five-Year Associate

(Non-permanent residents only. If membership

exceeds five years, a 300,000 yen fee will be charged)

Joining fee: 100,000 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 17,500 yen

 

Young Associate

(under 35 yrs. old)

Joining fee: 50,000 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 13,600 yen

 

Outside Kanto Associate

Joining fee: 50,000 yen

Deposit: 30,000 yen

Monthly dues:13,000 yen

 

Monthly relocation levy: 1,000 yen

(as of April 1, 2019, until March 31, 2021)

Joining fees subject to change

● Deposit will be returned upon leaving the Club

● Monthly dues includes mailing charge

● Young Associate members, on turning 35, will be charged
the full 17,500 yen per month
to continue as Associate Members

● Outside Kanto is defined as outside Tokyo-to, or Saitama, Chiba,
Kanagawa, and 
Yamanashi prefectures

 

Professional/Journalist
Associate Membership

Journalists, writers, authors, published academics
based in Japan who make more than 50% of their
income from domestic activities.

Professional/Journalist Associate

Joining fee: 37,500 yen

Deposit: 40,000 yen

Monthly dues: 13,000 yen

 

Young P/J Associate (under 35 yrs old)

Joining fee: 2,000 yen

Deposit: 20,000 yen

Monthly dues: 6,000 yen

 

Outside Kanto P/J Associate

Joining fee: 2,000 yen

Deposit: 30,000 yen

Monthly dues: 6,000 yen

 

Monthly relocation levy: 1,000 yen

(as of April 1, 2019, until March 31, 2021)

● Joining fees subject to change

● Deposit will be returned upon leaving the Club

● Monthly dues includes mailing charge

● Young P/J Associate members, on turning 35 will be
charged the full 13,000 yen per month to continue as P/J Associate Members

● Outside Kanto is defined as outside Tokyo-to, or Saitama, Chiba,
Kanagawa, and Yamanashi prefectures

 

 

 

 

Guest Membership

Available to nonresidents temporarily visiting Japan.
Guest Membership is free for the first month.

 One month free membership for temporary visitors.

 Temporary membership can be extended for 2 additional
months (total = 3 months).

 Each additional month is subject to the applicable Membership category fee.

 Guest Members must provide documentation proving
Membership qualifications.

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