Consultation Services in Foreign Languages


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Tsukuba One-stop Inquiry Desk for Foreign Residents

Tsukuba City Hall


Location 1-1-1, Kenkyugakuen, Tsukuba
City Hall of Tsukuba, 2nd Floor, Global City Promotion Division
Consultation Day



Closed Saturday, Sunday, National Holiday,
Year-end and New Year Holiday

This is a multilingual contact point that provides information regarding life in general, and introduces relevant consultation desks to foreigners residing in Tsukuba and neighboring municipalities.
You can call or visit the office in person. (For telephone calls, English, Chinese and Japanese only)
Charges are free. (Call charges are payable by callers.)
We will provide information on or connect you to relevant authorities overseeing the procedures for residence, employment, medical care, welfare, childbirth/child-rearing/children's education, etc.
We have online and telephone interpretation services in 21 languages as follows: English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Portuguese, Spanish, Vietnamese, Russian, French, Philipino, Indonesian, Hindi, Nepalese, Myanmarese, Mongolian, Sinhala, Ukrainian, Cambodian, Urdu, Bengali and Arabic. We cannot accompany you to provide interpretation outside the city hall.

Tsukuba One-Stop Inquiry Desk for Freigh Residents(PDFファイル:6.2MB)

Tsukuba One-Stop Inquiry Desk for Freigh Residents
Tsukuba One-Stop Inquiry Desk for Freigh Residents

Foreign Consultation Center

Ibaraki International Association


Foreigner Consultation Center Details
Location The Hirosawa City Kaikan Annex 2F (745 Ushirokawa Senba-cho, Mito City 310-0851)
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30-17:00
Closed Saturday, Sunday, National Holiday,
Year-end and New Year Holiday

Consultation services on daily life are available by phone or in person.

Consultation with a lawyer is also available twice a month.

Advanced reservation is required. Consultations are free.

Consultation Center for Foreigners(外部リンク)

Hello Work (Employment Service Center)

Hello Work Tsuchiura

029-822-5124 → 31#

Details of Hello Work Tsuchiura
Location Tsuchiura Roudou Sougou Chousha floors 1&2, Shishitsuka 1838, Tsuchiura-shi
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30-17:15
Open hours for consultation in foreign languages are subject to change from time to time.
When you visit Hello Work, please check open hours.
Closed Holidays, Year-end & New-year holidays

If you have a valid working visa, you can look for jobs at the “Hello Work”. Please bring your residence card and passport.  

Reception date and time for each language
language Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Portuguese 10am-12am,1pm-3pm 10am-12am,1pm-3pm 10am-12am,1pm-3pm 10am-12am,1pm-3pm 10am-12am,1pm-3pm
English 10am-12am
- 10am-12am
- 10am-12am
Spanish - 10am-12am
- 10am-12am
Chinese - 10am-12am
- -

As of February 2022

Advisory Services for Foreign Workers

Ibaraki Labor Bureau


Details of the Ibaraki Labor Bureau
Location 1-8-31 Miya-machi, Mito
Hours Tue, Thu, Fri 9:00-12:00, 13:00-16:30
Closed Holidays, Year-end & New-year holidays

Consultation service on working conditions and labor problems at your place of employment is provided. Consultation is available by phone or in person.

The services are available in English, Chinese and Spanish.
Please contact Ibaraki Labor Bureau for the latest opening hours.

Advisory Services for Foreign Workers(外部リンク)

Foreign Residents Support Center(FRESC)

  • Main phone number: 0570-011000
  • Calling from outside Japan and selected IP phones: (+81)3-5363-3013
Details of Foreign Resident Support Center (FRESC)
Location 13F CO・MO・RE YOTSUYA / YOTSUYA TOWER, 1-6-1 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0004, Japan
Hours 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays, National Holidays and New Year holidays

The Foreign Residents Support Center (FRESC) is a government contact point that supports the residence of foreign nationals who are living and have an active role in Japan. It is located in the CO・MO・RE YOTSUYA / YOTSUYA TOWER, which is in front of JR Yotsuya Station in Shinjuku, and conducts initiatives that include support for counseling requests from foreign nationals, support for companies that want to hire foreign nationals, and support for local governments engaged in supporting foreign nationals.

The Foreign Residents Support Center (FRESC) improves an environment for accepting foreign nationals by cooperating with organizations concerned and implementing various support measures for the residence of foreign nationals.

Japanese, English, and Chinese-speaking staff are available at the reception desk.
Assistance in Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, Filipino, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian, and Nepali is also available through the use of a tablet.


Global City Promotion Division

1-1-1 Kenkyu-Gakuen, Tsukuba 305-8555

Phone: +81-29-883-1111 Fax: +81-29-828-6204

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