We have compiled information that may be useful for your life in Japan.

Support Related to Daily Life Issues

Free Consultation

Consultation provided for foreign residents regarding daily life issues and other concerns.  
*Consultations available via telephone, email, or in-person. 

Our free administrative interpretation service (telephone, online, or interpreter dispatch) is also available in cases where foreign residents face difficulties communicating in Japanese at government offices, public schools and so on.

A Guide to Living in Kitakyushu – Life in Kitakyushu

Kitakyushu City has published a guidebook that may be useful for foreign residents to adapt to their lives in the city. You can

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Disaster Information

In the event of a large-scale earthquake, typhoon, heavy rain and such, related information will be posted on the Kitakyushu International Association’s homepage.

Kitakyushu City has also made available, a handbook that summarizes important information that may help you prevent loss of life and property during natural disasters (earthquake, typhoon, heavy rain etc.).  
Please refer to the links below. 

Disaster Prevention Handbook for Foreigners

Discounts for Movie Tickets

International students that present their residence card and student card at cinemas in Kitakyushu City, can purchase movie tickets at a discounted rate of ¥1200, down from the usual price of ¥1,800.