Individual membership

  • This membership is for those who join with the name of an individual (individual name).
  • One membership ID will be issued under the name of the person who applied.
  • The vehicle number does not need to be registered.
  • The membership ID can be used only by the individual who joined.
  • Road service can be used by presenting the membership card if it is the vehicle covered by road service. In addition to one’s personal car, company car, rental car, motorcycle or moped that one is driving, vehicles in which the member is riding are also eligible.

If the member is riding in a business-use vehicle (green or black number plates) as a customer, the car is not eligible for road service.

Membership Fees

If paid by credit card when you join JAF, the usual 2,000 yen joining fee will be discounted as follows.

Joining Fee:1,500 yen (first fiscal year only)

Annual Fee:4,000 yen

More about our Joining Fee Discount Program

Take advantage of our discount program for new individual memberships.
This offer cannot be used in conjunction with more than one discount offers.

Only one of the following discount offers can be used at a time.

(1) Qualify for a joining fee discount by applying for automatic payment by credit card when you join JAF.*1
(2) Qualify for a joining fee discount by pre-paying the total fee for a multiple-year membership term (2-year, 3-year or 5-year) when you join JAF.
(3) Apply for free joining fee if you have a valid Physically Disabled Person’s Handbook.*2

*1 In the case of a 1-year membership with automatic credit card payment, you may register your credit card as the payment method for when your membership is renewed automatically the subsequent year.
*2 Please present your Physically Disabled Person’s Handbook (身体障害者手帳) at the time of application. Visit https://english.jaf.or.jp/join-us/procedures for more information.
Multiple joining fee discounts cannot be used together.

  Recommended
One-year membership+ Automatic renewal
One-year membership Two-year membership Three-year membership Five-year membership
Joining fee 1,500 yen
500 yen savings
2,000 yen 1,500 yen
500 yen savings
1,000 yen
1,000 yen savings
Free
2,000 yen savings
Annual fee 4,000 yen 4,000 yen 8,000 yen 12,000 yen 20,000 yen
Total 5,500 yen 6,000 yen 9,500 yen 13,000 yen 20,000 yen
Joining fee Free
Annual fee 2,000 yen

No need to provide vehicle number

The expiration date for family membership is the same as the expiration date for the individual membership in question. Depending on when you join, your membership for the first year may be less than a year (the annual fee will still be 2,000 yen).

Joining fee 2,000 yen Only when joining
Specified corporate membership fee 2,000 yen Per company
Specified vehicle fee 2,000 yen Per vehicle fee