Popular Japanese clothing retailer UNIQLO has announced it is opening its first Western Australian store.

Due to open in autumn/winter 2018 in Plaza Arcade in the Murray Street Mall, UNIQLO’s first West Australian store will feature a 1290-square-metre-floor and carry its full line-up of men’s, women’s, children's and baby apparel.

Since opening its first store in Japan in 1984, UNIQLO has expanded around the world and earned a global reputation for well-priced fashion staples. The retailer opened its first Australian store in 2014 at Melbourne’s Emporium.

UNIQLO Perth will be the retailer’s 15th Australian store and joins existing stores in Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.

UNIQLO Plaza Arcade will be at 185–191 Murray Street, Perth and is due to open in autumn.