This site is for all Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) personnel assigned to bases and units in Okinawa, Japan. This includes all military, Department of Defense (DoD) Civilians, Appropriated (APF) and Non-Appropriated (NAF), and DoD Contractors, and their authorized dependents. The purpose of this website is to assist you in all matters pertaining to vehicle registration, inspection, and safety standards in accordance with Japanese laws, U.S. Forces Japan Instructions and Marine Corps Bases Japan Orders. Our office is located on Camp Foster in building 5638 behind the Butler Bowling Center and across from the Foster Commissary. Our office hours for general services are Monday through Friday from 0730 to 1600. We are closed Sat, Sun, and federal holidays. The Government of Japan (GOJ) services are from 0900 to 1130 and from 1230-1530. GOJ final inspector starts at 0930. GOJ services operate the same days, but are also closed for Japanese holidays. GOJ services include, paying of weight tax, temporary license plates fees, deregistration fees, final inspection certification, and other various fees payable to the GOJ Land Transportation Office (LTO).
The contact and information phone numbers are 645-7481, 645-3963 and fax is 645-2405. You can also e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org