About us

2019/3/28
consulate
Consulate-General of Japan in Penang

Level 28, Menara BHL
No. 51, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah
10050 Penang, MALAYSIA

Jurisdiction:
Penang State, Perak State, Kedah State, Perlis State, Kelantan State and Terrenganu State

Opening hours

Consular Office

library
Monday to Friday
08:30 - 12:00
14:00 - 16:00

The consular office is closed on Malaysian public holidays and on designated Japanese holidays.

TEL: (604) 226-3030
FAX:(604) 226-1030
EMAIL:cgjp@pe.mofa.go.jp

Information and Culture Library

library
Monday to Friday
08:30 to 12:00
14:00 to 16:00

The Information and Culture Library is closed on Malaysian public holidays and designated Japanese holidays. The library may also be closed on those days when events are held at the Consulate. If you wish to use the library, please contact the Information and Culture section beforehand to ensure availability.

TEL:  (604) 217-7118
FAX:(604) 226-1030
E-mail: jis.cgjp@pe.mofa.go.jp

Directions & Holiday closure

Directions



【Access by Car】
Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah is one-way street. As soon as you get on the street from either Gurney Drive or Jalan Pangkor, switch to the right lane and turn right at the entrance to the side way in front of Northam hotel. Seeing the hotel on your right hand side, drive straight for about 100m and you will find Menara BHL as it appears on the above photo. Please enter from the front entrance, present your ID to get the access pass at the registration counter on the ground floor and proceed to the Consulate located on the 28th floor.

【Access by Public Transportation】
Get off at the bus stop in front of Gleneagles hospital and walk across the street on the nearest crosswalk. Turn left, walk along the curved street and you will soon find Northam hotel on your right. Keep walking straight for another 100m and you will see Menara BHL on your right. Please enter from the front entrance, present your ID to get the access pass at the registration counter on the ground floor and proceed to the Consulate located on the 28th floor. It is about 10 minutes’ walk from the bus stop.
 

Holiday Closure 2020

1. New Year Holiday Jan 1 Wed  
2. New Year Holiday Jan 2 Thu
3. New Year Holiday Jan 3 Fri
4. Chinese New Year Jan 27 Mon
5. Emperor's Birthday (substitute Japanese holiday) Feb 24 Mon
6. Vernal Equinox (substitute Japanese holiday) Mar 20 Fri
7.Labour Day May 1 Fri
8. Wesak Day May 7 Thu
9. Quran Day (substitute holiday) May 11 Mon
10. Hari Raya Aidilfitri May 25  Mon
11. King's Birthday June 8 Mon
12. George Town Heritage Day July 7 Tue
13. Awal Muharam Aug 20 Thu
14. National Day Aug 30    Mon
15. Malaysia Day Sep 16   Wed
16. Prophet Muhammad’s Birthday Oct 29 Thu
17. Cultural Day (substitute Japanese holiday) Nov 3 Tue
18. Christmas Day Dec 25 Fri
19. Year-end-holiday Dec 29 Tue
20. Year-end-holiday Dec 30 Wed
21. Year-end-holiday Dec 31 Thu