Yokohama Foreign Residents Information Center

PSA Yokohama

Public Service Announcement for Yokohama City

12th June 2024

This week’s edition is on the “Yokohama Foreign Residents Information Center”.

The “Yokohama Foreign Residents Information Center” provides general information and consultations to foreign city residents.

It is located in the Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges (YOKE) in the Yokohama International Organization Center on the fifth floor of Minatomirai’s ‘Pacifico Yokohama’.

If you have concerns or would like advice about everyday life, please use the Yokohama Foreign Residents Information Center.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm

Hours on 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month: 9am-1pm  

*The center is closed at yearend and New Year, and on Sundays and national holidays.

Available Languages:

Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese, Nepalese, Indonesian, Tagalog, Thai, Portuguese, Spanish, and Ukrainian.

○ Specialist Consultations

Specialist consultations are provided free of charge, and an interpreter is available.

Please consult by telephone first.

○ Consultation on residency and immigration procedures (Appointment required)

(Day and Time): 1st Thursday of the month, 1pm - 4pm (45 mins per case)

○ Consultation on children's education (Appointment required if visiting the center)    

(Day and Time): 2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month, 10am - 1pm (reception closes at 12:30pm) 

○ Legal Consultations (Appointment required)

Yokohama Foreign Residents Information Center 

TEL. 045-222-1209

For details, please see the official website.