Notification on the change in address(medium to long-term residents)
※In cases where a notification stipulated in Article 22, Article 23, or Article 30-46 of the Residential Basic Book Act is made by presenting a residence card or an alien registration certificate regarded as a residence card to the office of the municipality, the notification on the address mentioned below shall be deemed to have been made. (Submission of a notification on the address as mentioned below is not required.)
|Procedure Name||Notification on the change in address|
|Governing Law||Article 19-9, paragraph 1 of the Immigration Control and Refugee Recognition Act|
|Person to notify||A medium to long-term resident who changes his/her address in Japan (You will jump to the official website of the Immigration Bureau.)|
|Time to notify||Within 14 days of the date of relocation to the new address|
|Who may submit||
(Note 1)In the event of "illness", please bring the medical certificate, etc. as necessary material.
(Note 2)In the event of proxy by "request", please bring a letter of proxy 【PDF】 as necessary material.
|The recipient of a residence card||Same as above|
|Fee||No fees are required.|
|Format||Notification on Address 【PDF】 【EXCEL】
(Note 1) You can print this form on a sheet of paper of Japanese Industrial Standards Size A4 before use.
(Note 2) The form may be printed out in a scaled-down version, so please uncheck the box "Scale down the page according to the size of paper (K)" in the Print dialogue box before printing out.
|Where to submit||The responsible section of the municipality to which the address belongs|
|Office hours||Office hours of the responsible section of the municipality|
|Information services||The responsible section of the municipality to which the address belongs|
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