* When an individual provides their residence card to the appropriate counter at their local municipal office, the individual will be considered to have submitted the following notification of change of address when submitting a notification as prescribed in Article 22, Article 23, or Article 30-46 of the Basic Resident Registration Act. (It is not necessary to submit the following written notification of address.)
|Name of procedure||Notification of change of address|
|Procedural basis||Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act, Article 19-9, Item 1|
|Individuals subject to procedure||Mid to long-term residents who have changed their address|
|Notification period||Within 14 days from the date of moving to the new address|
|Recipient||Same as above|
|Handling fee||There is no handling fee|
|Required documents, etc.||
* When submitting a notification of change of address, the representative must make sure the applicant has a copy of their residence card.
|Notification format||Notification of address - PDF (in Japanese/English) Excel (in Japanese/English)
(Note 1) Can be printed on standard Japanese A4 paper.
(Note 2) To avoid reducing the size of the copy, uncheck "Reduce page to fit paper size (K)" in the print dialog box before printing.
|Where to submit||The municipal office in your area of residence|
|Hours||Municipal office reception hours|
|Consultation counter||The municipal office in your area of residence|