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Membership Application

If you wish to join IJKA, please be sure to read IJKA Rules and Policies first.
If you agree with our policies:
A. Send the karatedo history of the instructor in charge of the organization along with a copy of his/her dan certificate, to IJKA Secretariat.
B. Upon receiving a letter of admission from the IJKA evaluation committee and confirming Payment Method, please make your payment.
C. Your registration process will take place once the payment is confirmed.

About Fee


annual fee japan¥ 10,000


annual fee Japan¥ 2,500

※Individual Membership Annual Fee

  • Karate Passport will be issued only one time, so the membership fee will be 2000yen from the second renewal.
    Replacement of a lost Karate Passport will cost 500 yen.
  • Once you receive the certificate from headquarters, sign the receipt, and send the scanned image of the receipt back to headquarters.
  • The membership fee must be wired to headquarters from the applicant's name, otherwise the head office will not be able to recognize whom the certificate is for.
  • When transferring the membership fee, the name of the recipient must be IJKA, otherwise the office will not be able to retrieve the funds.

Dan Grading Fee

Shodan japan\ 20,000
2DAN japan\ 25,000
3DAN japan\ 30,000
4DAN japan\ 40,000
5DAN japan\ 60,000
6DAN japan\ 80,000
7DAN japan\ 100,000
8DAN japan\ 140,000

Certification Transfer

Evaluation fee jp\ 3,000
Transfer fee jp\ 3,000

Recommended Dan

annual fee japan\ 20,000+Dan Grading Fee

Honorary Dan

annual fee japan\ 20,000+Dan Grading Fee

Certification fee

Dan jp\ 5,000
examiner jp\ 5,000
judge jp\ 5,000
instructor jp\ 5,000

Please make sure to remit the total amount including transaction fee and shipping fee.

If you are paying for the individual membership, your total remittance amount is:2,753 yen.

If you are paying for the group membership, your total remittance amount is:11,540 yen.

Details of transaction fee and shipping fee