Free Consultation for Foreign Residents

The Tokyo Supporting Network for Foreign Residents holds consultations for foreign residents.
You may consult with experts, including lawyers, on any doubts or problems you may have living in Japan. Interpreters will be on hand to translate into multiple languages.
Completely free. Confidentiality assured.

Consultation themes

Visas, marriage and divorce, pensions and insurance, labor problems, and more.
If you would like to learn more about the scope of consultation themes, the type of experts attending, whether an interpreter in your language is on hand, etc., please call the organization promoting the event.

Annual Schedule

Date/ Time May 22 (Sat.), 2021 14:30 - 16:30 *Reservation required. [Deadline: May 15 (Sat.)]
Place Musashino Swing Building 10F Skyroom, 2-14-1 Sakai, Musashino-shi Google Map
*Online consultation is also available.
Host/ Inquiry Musashino International AssociationTEL : 0422-56-2922
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Jun. 6 (Sun.), 2021  13:30 - 16:00 *Reservation required. [Deadline: May 20 (Thu.)]
Place *Telephone consultation
Host/ Inquiry Itabashi Culture and International Exchange FoundationTEL : 03-3579-2015
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Aug. 28 (Sat.), 2021  13:30 - 16:30 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Aug. 25 (Wed.)]
Place Class room, mics Ota, 1F Ota City Consumer Center, 5-13-26 Kamata, Ota-ku Google Map
*Online consultation via Skype is also available.
Host/ Inquiry Ohta Citizens' Network for Peoples' Togetherness (OCNet)TEL : 03-3730-0556
Legato OtaTEL : 03-3731-3831
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Sep. 11 (Sat.), 2021 13:00 - 17:00 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Sep. 10 (Fri.)]
Place *Online consultation via Zoom.
*Please contact the host if online consultation is inconvenient for you.
Host/ Inquiry Global Community InteractionE-mail : office@gci.or.jp
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Sep. 25 (Sat.), 2021 13:00 - 16:00 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Sep. 10 (Fri.)]
Place Bar Associations Building 11F, 1-1-3 Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Kanto Federation of Bar Associations, Tokyo Bar Association, Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association, Daini Tokyo Bar Association
Contact : Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association TEL : 03-3595-8575
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Oct. 2 (Sat.), 2021  10:00 - 15:30 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Oct. 1 (Fri.)]
Place Tachikawa Tacross 1F Office Service Center, 2-2-27 Akebonocho, Tachikawa-shi Google Map
Host/ Inquiry NPO Tachikawa Multicultural CenterTEL : 042-527-0310
Flyer  PDF
Date/ Time Nov. 6 (Sat.), 2021 13:00 - 16:00
Place Nakano ZERO Nishi-Kan, 2-9-7 Nakano, Nakano-ku Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Association for Nakano International CommunicationsTEL : 03-5342-9169
Date/ Time Nov. 20 (Sat.), 2021 14:00 - 16:30 *Reservation required.
Place Higashimurayama Central Community Hall 2F, 2-33-2 Honcho, Higashimurayama-shi Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Higashimurayama City Citizen's Consultation and Interaction Section TEL : 042-393-5111 (Extension 2558, 2559)
Date/ Time Dec. 11 (Sat.), 2021 14:00 - 16:00
Place Kanda Kosho Center Building 6F CINGA office, 2-3 Kanda-Jimbocho, Chiyoda-ku Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Citizen's Network for Global ActivitiesTEL : 03-6261-6225
Date/ Time Feb. 5 (Sat.), 2022 14:00 - 17:00 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Jan. 31 (Mon.)]
Place Chofu City Culture Hall Tazukuri 12th Floor, 2-33-1 Kojimacho, Chofu-shi Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Chofu International Friendship AssociationTEL : 042-441-6195
Date/ Time Feb. 19 (Sat.), 2022 13:00 - 16:00 *Reservation required.
Place Suginami City Office, 1-15-1 Asagaya-Minami, Suginami-ku Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Suginami Association for Cultural ExchangeTEL : 03-5378-8833
Date/ Time Mar. 6 (Sun.), 2022 13:30 - 15:30 *Reservation required. [Deadline: Feb. 26 (Sat.)]
Place Machida City Machida Shimin Forum 4F, 4-9-8 Haramachida, Machida-shi Google Map
Host/ Inquiry Machida Cultural and International Exchange Foundation Machida International CenterTEL : 042-722-4260