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Kagoshima Prefecture Covid-19 Situation

Posted:September 27, 2020

Typhoon Related Information

Posted:September 3, 2020

Typhoon season has arrived. Please read the information written here.

Please take care of the strong winds and heavy rainfall.

English: Information in regard to the conditions of Typhoon


(15 Languages) Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) Homepage


NEWS WEB EASY (やさしい日本語(にほんご))




Kagoshima Prefectural Government Homepage. Machine translation is available in 7 languages if you press the 'foreign languages' button.


FRESC is a helpline for foreign residents struggling with their daily lives due to the huge impact of Covid-19.

Posted:September 2, 2020

The Immigration Services Agency have created the helpline FRESC to assist struggling foreign residents by phone due to the impact of Covid-19, which begins on the 1st September. It can be accessed in 14 languages.

FRESC Helpline Leaflet


Click Here To Access FRESC Services


Kagoshima Prefectural Covid-19 Call Centre

Posted:August 12, 2020

Kagoshima Prefecture is operating a 24/7 call centre, which can provide support in 8 languages (times of accessibility for each language etc. is stated below).

Note: The Consultation Desk for Foreign Residents (TEL: 070-7662-4541) will still be providing support for those who want it.

Contacting the Covid-19 Call Centre:

By Phone - 099-833-3221

By Fax - 099-225-0672

Languages + Access Time

24 Hours (including Weekends and Public Holidays)

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

10:00 - 18:00 Only

  • Thai
  • Vietnamese

【新型コロナウィルス(COVID-19)】外国人(がいこくじん)のみなさまへ(かごしまけんHP) To foreigners in Kagoshima / Gửi tới người nước ngoài tại tỉnh Kagoshima / 至在鹿儿岛的外国人 / 외국인 여러분께

Posted:July 11, 2020

Kagoshima Prefectural Government's website lists messages from the Governor of Kagoshima and case information within the prefecture in English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese and simple Japanese.

Kagoshima Prefectural Government webpage URL:




〒892-0816 c/o Kagoshima Prefectural Citizens Exchange Center 1F 14-50 Yamashita-cho, Kagoshima City, 892-0816 Japan
TEL:099-221-6620 FAX:099-221-6643
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