Created for expats living in Japan


Administrative and legal information for foreigners living in Japan, such as Japanese laws, how to provide  documents to government offices, how to receive legal advice, and contact information on English-speaking lawyers.

Things You Should Know about Status of Residence (Visa) in Japan
Hiring Foreign Workers in Japan and How to Apply for Visa
Japan's National Pension System
Age Restrictions in Japan: Drinking, Smoking, Voting & More
Registering or Changing Your Address in Japan
What is Japan My Number Card?
English-Speaking Lawyers in Tokyo
A Guide to Getting Married in Japan
Free Legal Consultation in English for Foreign Residents in Japan