Rugby World Cup - Asian qualifiers 2019
Japan qualified directly from Rugby World Cup 2019 and for being the host nation.
2016 Asian Rugby Championship Division 2 and Division 1 acted as first round. The winner of Division 2 and the three best teams from Division 1 qualified for second round.
2017 Asian Rugby Championship Top 3 and Division 1 will act as second round. Thw two best teams from Top 3 and the winner of Division 1 will qualify for final round.
2018 Asian Rugby Championship Top 3 will act as final round.
The best team, excluding Japan already qualified, will qualify for Asia - Oceania repechage.