Living Guide in Japan (Multilingual)


http://www.clair.or.jp/tagengo/index.html

(Council of Local Authorities for International Relations homepage)

 

* You can also get information directly from local city office.
(e.g Tokyo Metropolitan homepage http://www.tokyo-icc.jp/guide_eng/index.html)


For overseas drivers in Japan (Japan Automobile Federation homepage)


http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/switch.htm (English)
http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/china.htm (Chinese)
http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/spanish.htm (Spanish)
http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/portguese.htm (Portguese)
http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/thai.htm (Thai)
http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/hangul.htm (Hangul)

 

* If you have a driver’s license issued in
France, Belgium http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/trans_f.htm
Germany http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/trans_g.htm
Switzerland http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/trans_s.htm
Italy http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/trans_it.htm
Taiwan http://www.jaf.or.jp/e/trans_c-taiwan.htm

 

Other useful information


* About residence procedures (Immigration Bureau homepage)
http://www.immi-moj.go.jp/english/index.html

 

* About export or import (Japan Customs homepage)
http://www.customs.go.jp/english/exp-imp/index.htm

 

* About bringing medicine to Japan (Ministry of Health,Labour and Welfare homepage)
http://www.mhlw.go.jp/english/topics/import/index.html

 

* About bringing animals to Japan
(Ministry of Agriculture,Forestry and fisheries of Japan homepage)
http://www.maff.go.jp/aqs/english/animal/im_index.html

 

* About bringing animal products to Japan
(Ministry of Agriculture,Forestry and Fisheries of Japan homepage)
http://www.maff.go.jp/aqs/english/product/import.html