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Okinawa, Japan

MCB Butler, MCB Hawaii, MCAS Futenma, MCAS Iwakuni, Camp Fuji, and Camp Mujuk
SOFA - CONTRACTORS

Contractors

SOFA Certification Letter

The ILAW Section provides SOFA Certification Letters for United States citizens (and their dependents) who are in the employ of, serving with, or accompanying the Marine Corps in Okinawa, Japan.  Complete the process below to request a SOFA Certification Letter. 

Memorandum for Contractors
Please click here to read an important memorandum for contractors.
 

SOFA PROCESS

Apply for a SOFA Certification Letter

STEP ONE: Complete the Contact Information Form and save as "Your Last Name_Contact Information"

STEP TWO: Complete 5820.2 (do not sign or scan the form at all, because we will digitally sign the form) save it as "Your Last Name_5820.2

STEP THREE: Gather all of the Required Supporting Documents and save as follows:

  • Letter of Authorization: "Your Last Name_LOA"
  • Contract: "Your Last Name_Contract" (first page and POP page)
  • Passport: "Your Last Name_Passport"
  • Passport: "Your Last Name Current Visa Stamp (or residence card)"
  • Marriage Certificate: "Your Last Name_Marriage" (If the last name of a spouse doesn't match the last name of the contractor) 
STEP FOUR: E-mail all documents from Steps One, Two, and Three to the ILAW Section in one e-mail.

STEP FIVE: You receive a digitally signed SOFA Certification Letter within five business days via e-mail. 


CONTACT INFORMATION
ILAW DSN: 315-645-7461/2
ILAW CELL: 098-970-7461/2
ILAW E-MAIL: mcbsjasofa@usmc.mil
ILAW LOCATION: Camp Foster
  Building One
  Room Five
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