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Covid-19 Vaccine Consultation Desk

Posted:April 17, 2021

Foreigners can also receive the Covid-19 vaccine for free. Your municipal government will issue vaccine vouchers, which you can use to receive the vaccine.

If you have questions regarding the Covid-19 vaccination program, please contact the following call centres.

1. General concerns regarding the vaccine voucher, vaccination process, or vaccination centres etc.

  • List of Municipal Consultation Call Centres:


2. Technical or medical concerns such as vaccination side effects.

Kagoshima Prefectural Vaccination Call Centre

  • TEL: 099-833-3221 (Covid-19 Call Centre)
  • Operating Hours: 10:00 - 17:00 (Including weekends and public holidays)

※English, Mandarin, Korean, Vietnamese, Thai, Spanish, and Portuguese consultations available.

3. Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare's Vaccine Call Centre

  • TEL: 0120-761-770 (Toll-free)
  • Operating Hours: 9:00 - 21:00 (Including weekends and public holidays)
  • Japanese, English, Mandarin, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish: 9:00 - 21:00
  • Thai: 9:00 - 18:00
  • Vietnamese: 10:00 - 19:00

Latest Covid-19 vaccine information by Kagoshima Prefecture [Japanese only]


Kagoshima Prefecture's Consultation Desk for Foreign Residents (070-7662-4541) will respond to other everyday issues and concerns.

Japanese Language and Culture Class for Foreign Residents Now accepting applications for class starting May 2021!

Posted:April 13, 2021

Japanese Language and Culture Class for Foreign Residents Now accepting applications for class starting May 2021

Now accepting applications for class starting May 2021 !

Class Schedule

  • Wed Morning Class (10:00 a.m. ~ 11:30 a.m.)
  • Thu Evening Class (6:30 p.m. ~ 8:00 p.m.)

Class Size

Maximum of 15 students per class

Unique Features

More than one teacher per class; difficulty level, teaching methods

and lesson contents will be tailored according to the students'

Japanese language proficiency and their preferences and requests.


A lump sum of 1,000 yen for a total of 10 classes



Application Form



Kagoshima International Association
Kagoshima Prefectural Citizens Exchange Center 1F

TEL: 099‐221‐6620 / Fax:099‐221‐6643
E-mail: kia.nihongo@gmail.com

"Checklist for Foreign Nationals Using Hello Work"

Posted:April 7, 2021

~Those who will leave their company/have left their company and are searching for new work~

This is a notice from the Japanese government.

Hello Work provides consultation on work and gives job introductions to those searching for new work.

When leaving/joining company, you are required some paper work.

Please make sure to check on important steps in the checklist.



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