| First, you must notify your local police of the loss and have them issue
a Report on Lost (Stolen) Property. Then, visit your country’s embassy
or consulate general in Japan, along with the report. These authorities
will reissue your passport. You are advised to contact the embassy or consulate
general beforehand by telephone or other means, to inquire about any other
The current status of residence and period of stay can be transferred
to the new passport. You can have them transferred to your new passport
at the Nagoya Regional Immigration Bureau.