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Prefecture Names of municipalities Comments
宮城
Miyagi
Miyagi International Association Information for Your Life in Miyagi - Basic living information for Miyagi Prefecture; health and medical information
Sendai City Here is some useful information for living in Sendai. Living in a different culture, you may face many difficulties and things you don't understand.
秋田
Akita
Akita Prefecture Information for life in Akita. Information on emergency situations and telephone numbers, medical system and service, and daily living, etc.
山形
Yamagata
Yonezawa City Yonezawa living guide
福島
Fukushima
Fukushima Prefecture Guide for living in Fukushima
Fukushima Prefecture Guidance of Mother-Infant Health in multilingual version PDF file
Fukushima Prefecture Multilingual information of disaster (news flash of disaster damage)
Fukushima Prefecture Multilingual disaster manual (how to protect yourself against earthquakes, what to do when typhoons and storms strike); PDF version, WORD version, HTML version
Aizuwakamatsu City Website that provides information on general matters, legal matters and procedures, city garbage collection schedule, separation of garbage&recycleables, Aizu Wakamatsu immunization handbook, supporting child raising
茨城
Ibaraki
Ushiku City -
Hitachinaka City -
Kashima City -
Moriya City -
栃木
Tochigi
Tochigi Prefecture The sightseeing information site of Tochigi Prefecture
Ashikaga City Civic life guidebook
Sano City Living information
Moka City Garbage collection schedule
Kaminokawa Town For foreign residents
Nishikata Town The profile of the town
Takanezawa Town Welcome to Takanezawa
Nasu Town A profile of Nasu-machi
群馬
Gunma
Gunma Prefecture Official Gunma Prefecture Website including counseling information, learning Japanese and so on
Kiryu City Website that provides information regarding living in Kiryu, Kiryu culture, nature, history and economy. Includes a calendar of current events
埼玉
Saitama
Saitama City Information on daily life, medical facilities, disaster prevention, and garbage collection
Kawagoe City It offers information on various aspects of everday life in Kawagoe.
Koshigaya City Website that provides information on general matters, healthcare
千葉
Chiba
Chiba Prefecture Welcome to Chiba, Chiba Outline, Daily Life, Wonderful Chiba, Business, Event Information
Ichikawa City Website that provides information on general matters, consultation services
Funabashi City Website that provides information on general matters, healthcare, housing and consultation services
Matsudo City Website which consists general information
Narita City Website that provides information on general matters on daily life and tourist information
Narashino City Guidance for registration, daily life, health and culture. Also provides information about Narashino International Association
Kamogawa City Website that provides information on public facilities, welfare services, city projects, living guide, education, tourism and international exchange
東京
Tokyo
Tokyo Metropolitan Government The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Official Home Page in English (Introduction of policy, information on living, etc.)
Hamura City Hamura News
Mitaka City The official Mitaka City homepage. It provides information on facilities, health, life, emergency and so on.
Musashino City One section of the Musashino City website that provides a digital version of the ""Musashino Digest"". A bimonthly newsletter providing the Musashino City with city related and general information for living in the greater Musashino City area.
Meguro City Information on Meguro City (Living Guide, etc.)
Shibuya City Official web site of Shibuya City
Suginami City A Gide to Living in Suginami City
Setagaya City Website that provides information on nursery school applications, nursery facilities and services in Setagaya City
Musashimur-ayama City English page
Toshima City Website that provides information on general matters, healthcare and consultation services
Setagaya City Website that provides information on long-term care insurance system
Koto City Liging in Koto
新潟
Niigata
Niigata Prefecture The English version of the Niigata International Association’s official website includes information about where to receive consultations about life in Japan, healthcare, employment and work conditions, administrative procedures, immigration, and other le
Nagaoka City Website with information about activities and services provided by the International Affairs Center, Chikyuhiroba
Joetsu City Online version of ""A Guide to Living in Joetsu,"" provides guidance on everyday living including health, housing and services
石川
Ishikawa
Ishikawa Prefecture The official website of Ishikawa Prefecture (containing useful information about the prefecture, its main industries, international exchange activities, travel, etc., and other links)
Ishikawa Prefecture The official website of Ishikawa Foundation for International Exchange (containing information about the Info Library, legal consultation for foreigners, Japanese Studies Centre, etc.)
Komatsu City Website that provides brief introduction of the city, information on health insurance, pension, tax and administrative procedures
Komatsu City Komatsu International Association / Japanese Class
福井
Fukui
Fukui Prefecture To Live in Fukui: Daily life information for foreign residents in Japan
Fukui City Website that provides information on general matters
山梨
Yamanashi
Hokuto City It is under construction now.
長野
Nagano
Suwa City Information on how to put out garbage and other public services
Iijima Town Information on how to put out garbage, medical care, etc. by the Association of IIJIMAMACHI for International Partnership (in English, Chinese, Portuguese, Spanish, and Japanese)
岐阜
Gifu
Kani City A brief profile of Kanic City /Information regarding the consulting desk for foreigners /Four Seasons Story in Kani City /Link to Kani International Exchange Association Home Page
静岡
Shizuoka
Shizuoka City What SAME (Shizuoka City Association for Multicultural Exchange) does: Consultations, information about living in Japan and various local events
Kakegawa City Various information about daily life in Kakegawa
Numazu City It provides useful and necessary information for foreign residents to live in Numazu City.
愛知
Aichi
Nagoya City Nagoya Footsteps is an online informational service for the foreign residents of Nagoya. It was compiled by the Nagoya International Center (NIC).
三重
Mie
Mie Prefecture A website that provides information about daily living, medical care and consultation services
滋賀
Shiga
Shiga Prefecture Lifestyle issues, hospitals accommodating foreign language speakers, Japanese language classes, scholarships for international students, ""Mimitaro: Lifestyle Information Guide,"" etc.
京都
Kyoto
Kyoto Prefecture Kyoto Prefecture Daily Living Guide
Kyoto City Kyoto City Web, topics of city government, useful living info, guidance of city government, etc.
Kyoto City Kyoto City International Foundation Web, Information on events, useful info of Kyoto, etc.
Muko City Website that provides information on history, nature, sightseeing, and special products.
Seika Town Website that provides foreign residents' guide, information newsletter, history, town profile, culture assets, special products, etc.
大阪
Osaka
Osaka Prefectural Government Immigration Control and Alie Registration, Employment, Medical Care and Welfare, Daily life, Housing, Marriage and Nationality, Education and Culture, Accidents and Troubles
Osaka City Site featuring useful, everyday information on medical services, accomodation, various formalities, etc.
Higashiosaka City Website that provides information on administrative services and various kinds of events in Higashiosaka City
Toyonaka City Information or non-Japanese residents
Hirakata Foundation for Culture and International Exchange A comprehensive website providing essential information on living in Hirakata including alien registration, housing, healthcare and emergency evacuation skills
兵庫
Hyogo
Hyogo Prefecture A list of medical institutions in Hyogo Prefecture offering medical services in foreign languages
Hyogo Prefecture, Amagasaki City, Nishinomiya City, Ashiya City, Itami City, Takarazuka City, Kawanishi City, Sanda City, Inagawa Town Multilingual living information for foreign residents
Ako City This living guide will help you in starting your new life in this beautiful city Ako
奈良
Nara
Yamatokoriyama City This Website introduces the history of YamatoKoriyama City as well as the city's various annual events.
Ikaruga City Website that provides information on public facilities, outline of Ikaruga and town information
島根
Shimane
Hamada City Recreation, explore beauty and history, taste exploration, specialties and culture and education, festival and events
岡山
Okayama
Okayama Prefecture Website that provides information on Okayama Prefecture and on general matters relating to daily life for foreign nationals residing in Okayama
Okayama City Website that provides information on general living matters and city sightseeing
Okayama City The Akura is a quaterly living information newsletter for foreign residents, issued in January, April, July and October. It covers local events, traditional cultures, famous individuals from Okayama, and much more. The Akura is available in Japanese, Engl
Kurashiki City Website that provides a profile of the city and organizational chart of the city administration
Kurashiki City Website that provides information on city sightseeing
広島
Hiroshima
Hiroshima Prefecture A database of medical facilities available within Hiroshima Prefecture
徳島
Tokushima
Tokushima Prefecture We have created this ""Living Guide"" for foreign residents of Tokushima, to provide basic essential information to help make their lives easier.
高知
Kochi
Kochi City Kochi City's homepage, providing Kochi City's information, living information, tourist information, etc.
熊本
Kumamoto
Kumamoto City Living information for foreign residents
大分
Oita
Oita Prefectur Life of links to government related sites
Oita City Website providng tourist inform acition
Beppu City Website that provides information on general matters, healthcare, housing and consultation services
Hita City Website that provides information on tourism, festivals and events, souvenirs; the citizens page dose not work
宮崎
Miyazaki
Miyazaki City Website that provides information on general matters, city services and services managed by non-city agencies
Miyazaki International Foundation A guide book for living in Miyazaki Web site version


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