Kobe International Community Center
神戸リビングガイド

Counseling on everyday matters Visas / Passports Daily life notifications
Daily Life / Foreigner Support Group
National Multi-Lingual Consulting Service

About Status of Residence

Status of Residence List
Permission to engage in an activity other than that permitted under the status of residence previously granted

Information
Consulates in Kansai
Status of Residence Certificate, Working Visa Certificate
Naturalization

Concerning the Introduction of a Preferential Point System for Individuals with High-Level Ability

NOTICE FOR SPECIAL PERMANENT
AND MID/LONGTERM RESIDENT

 

Resident Registration(Previously known as Alien Registration) / Notifications Related to Residence Cards and Special Permanent Resident Cards/ Alien Registration Certificate of Registered Matters is now the Residence Record /

To Those Moving in From Other Municipalitiespdf /
To Those Moving to Another Ward Within Kobe Citypdf /
To Those Moving Outpdf /
To Those Moving Within The Same Wardpdf /
National Health Insurance
Pension / Driver's Licence
Seal Registration
Marriage, Divorce, Birth Official Notifications Related to Birthpdf
Report of Death

Official Notifications Related to Deathpdf
Returning Home Checklist

Start of a New Resident Registration System for Foreign Residents in July, 2012!pdf

Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications Foreign Resident Basic Resident Registration Telephone Inquiry Service(Call Center)pdf /

What is the Individual Number? /Typical cases where you are requested to present your Individual Number / Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

 

Troubles Translation / Interpretation Work / Labor issues

Domestic Violence Consultation /DV Consultation Contacts/ Divorce / Court Judgement
Work Problems / Gas Leakpdf
Traffic Accident
Hyogo Prefecture Bar Association
Hyogo Prefecture Notary Public
Immigration, Residency Consultation
Administration, Legal Consultation
Human Rights Counseling Offices

Japan Legal Support Center

 

Interpretation(KICC) English

Interpretation(KICC) Filipino

Interpretation(KICC) Indonesian

Interpretation(KICC) Thai

Interpretation(KICC) French

Interpretation / Translation 

Medical Interpreter ServiceMedical Interpreting Service Expanded

How to Find Work
Employment Contract
Working Conditions
Industrial Insurance
Comfortable living Driving license TAX

Renting an apartment room in Japan
How to Find a House
Municipal Housing
Electricity, Gas, Water, Telephone
A Guide to Electricity
Mail / Banking 

Pets
Television


Driving in Japan
Proof of Parking Space, Car Registration

JAF

Income Tax
Municipal Tax, Inhabitant Tax
Certificate of Tax Payment
Statement of Earnings
Final Income Tax Return
Medical / Health Welfare Childcare / Education

Medical Treatment Consultation List
List of Multi-Lingual Medical History Forms
Multi-Lingual Medical Facilities
Medical Interview Sheet Translation System (M3)
Medical Insurance
Medical Handbook (Oita Prefecture)pdf Influenza vaccination support has started

Notice Regarding Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)pdf

 

Nursing Insurance
Social Security
Childcare Allowance
Child Allowance Systempdf
Medical-Care Subsidies for Single-Parent Familiespdf

Kobe City Welfare Medical Cost Support Systempdf

Pregnancy and Birth / Childbirth, Child Care

Periodic Vaccinations (Free of charge)pdf

Chickenpox vaccinationspdf

Beware of rubella
New comprehensive support system for children and child-rearing Easy to understand guide
List of Nursery Schools and Kindergartens
Guidebook for Starting School
International School
Child Welfar Residential Facility

Enhancement of Kobe City Infant and Child Medical Cost Support Systempdf

 

Study Japanese Transportation Hobby

Japanese Language Schools
Japanese Language Classes
Universities
Professional Training Schools
Qualifications
Student Loans and Scholarships
Learning Japanese on the Internet

Seikatsu Nihongo Text (Authored by KFC) / ”Easy Japanese” Living information study material


Subway / City Bus, Rail Mapspdf
Transportation Tickets
Access to Kansai International Airport
Volunteer
Home Stay & Home Visit

Sports Facilities
Museums & Art Museums
Rules / Information for Daily life Emergencies Facilities

Japanese National Holidays
Important Family Ceremonial Occasions

Garbage Disposal App (download) 
Garbage Disposalpdf

Business Waste Disposal pdf
Traffic RulesLet’s keep new rules when riding a bikepdf
Churches /

Muslim friendly Destinations in Kobe

 

Emergency care, Police, Fire
Traffic Accidents
Be prepared for disasters
119 call interpreting servicepdf

About the 119 emergency service system and how to callpdf


City Hall / Ward Office
Consulates in Kansai
Kobe City Sogo Information Center
Immigration Office
Kobe Regional Legal Affairs Bureau
Foreign Resident's Sogo Information Center
Kobe Notary Center

 

For refugees Tourism Other International Community Centers
Refugee Assistance Headquarters

Sightseeing
Kobe City Sogo Information Center
International Cuisine
Factory Visit
Multi-Lingual Restaurants

Muslim friendly Destinations in Kobe

 

International Exchange Associations in Hyogo, Osaka, Kyoto, Shiga, Nara and Wakayama Prefectures
Multilingual Information    

CLAIR
Orientation Guidebookpdf
Guide to Living in Japan / Ministry of Foreign Affairspdf
Guide to Living in Japan (leaflet) / Ministry of Foreign Affairspdf
Handbook of Learning Japanese and Life in Japan / Agency for Cultural Affairspdf

 

   

PDF page Japanese page page of Council of Local Authorities for International Relations(CLAIR)