The Social Security and Tax Number System (English / Spanish / Chinese)
*Each resident will be notified of his or her own 12-digit Individual Number
(nicknamed "My Number") beginning in October 2015.
*Flyer:PDF [English / Spanish / Chinese] *Announcement: Word [English / Spanish / Chinese]
Japanese Language Class for foreign residents (May 13, 2017- July 15, 2017)
Multilingual App for Foreign Residents [iOS/Android] by CLAIR (link: PDF)
The new waste collection calendars and instructions for separating waste (in English, Chinese, Spanish) for
April 2017 - March 2018 are available at KIEA office or Kominkan near your
residence (Link). Be sure to read about city-designated waste bags (PDF).
Disaster Prevention Check List for Families (English : PDF)
Foreign Residents Information Centers (Immigration Bureau of Japan) (English/Chinese)
Consultation Support Center for Foreign Residents commissioned by the Ministry of Justice [English / Spanish / Chinese]:PDF]
to foreign residents who are planning to move in or move out (Link:PDF)
to foreign nationals who newly enter Japan (Link:PDF)
Interpretation service is now available at HOUTERASU, Japan Legal Support
Center [Web Site]
Gunma Police Information on various matters in foreign languages (Link).