Become a member of the foremost business network for Irish and Japanese companies and professionals since 1973. 


Why join? 

- Become a member of the only Ireland-Japan focused business community 

- An annual calendar of professional networking events at discounted pricing 

- Grow your network with the wider business community in Ireland and Japan with access to Team Ireland, the European Business Council, the EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation and other local Chambers of Commerce 


We welcome all nationalities, genders and backgrounds to join our highly active membership of over 150+ members. 


Please see the chart below for a detailed breakdown of our membership offerings.


Membership Category Membership Type Price JPY Detail
Corporate Multi Entity 250,000 10 named members under 2 named business entities / locations
Single Entity 150,000 5 named members under 1 named business entity 
Growth 50,000 < 25 employees globally or < 3 years in business. 2 named members.
Irish Pub in Japan Kanto region 15,000 1 named member in Japan
Irish Pub in Japan outside Kanto region 10,000 1 named member in Japan
University / Educational Institute Japan or Ireland based 100,000 2 named members under 1 named entity 
Individual** Japan  15,000 1 named member in Japan
Regional Japan (Outside Kanto) 10,000 1 named member in Japan outside Kanto
Ireland 10,000 1 named member in Ireland
Student Free  
JET (Year 1 in Japan) Free Moves to paid category after year 1
Not for Profit Organisation (NPO) Japan based Cultural Organisation Free 2 named members under 1 named entity


**As a way to shine a light on the global gender pay gap, the IJCC Board are offering a membership discount equivalent to the gender pay gap of the country of membership. The June 2023 World Economic Forum in the Global Gender Gap Report, reports Japan faces a 35% disparity between men and women, Ireland comes in at a 21% disparity. 

The discount is offered to all women. 

The discount is on Individual membership pricing in alignment with the gender pay gap as reported in the World Economic Forum Global Gender Gap Report 2023 (Japan: 35% Ireland: 21%). 

To avail of this discount, please mark the question as indicated on the membership form for one of the Individual membership categories.


Designated Not for Profit Organisations (NPOs) can avail of complimentary IJCC membership using this form. Please send an email to secretariat [at] once you have completed the form.


Are you an advocate of Ireland-Japan business? 

Become a sponsor of the Chamber and help us in our mission to grow Ireland-Japan business relations for years to come. 

Chamber Sponsors have the benefits of membership and the additional bonus listed below. 

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please email secretariat [at]

 and we will put you in touch with our Membership Committee to discuss the best options for you. 


Corporate Sponsorship Packages 

Corporate Platinum 

1,000,000 - 5,000,000 


Corporate Gold 


Free admission for 1 person to all paid events, an IJBA table (10 seats) and branding at all events 

Individual Sponsorship Packages 

Individual Gold 


Individual membership and Event Priority and Free admission for 1 person to all IJCC paid events plus IJBA tickets x 2 

Individual Silver 


Individual membership and Event Priority plus 1 IJBA ticket