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Have you finished applying for benefits?

In order to reduce the burden caused by the increase in consumption tax, "temporary welfare benefits" and "special benefits for child rearing households" will be paid to those who are eligible. Have you completed your application?
An application is required to receive benefits, however, the deadline for applications in Kitakyushu is January 5th (Monday), 2015. If you haven’t completed your application, please do so as soon as possible.
If you have any questions about the requirements for receiving benefits etc., please see the city's homepage or use the contact information below.
Furthermore, if on January 1st, 2014, you had a certificate of residence registered someplace other than the City of Kitakyushu, please contact the appropriate municipality.

Contact information:
Temporary Welfare Benefits Call Center: 093-511-5573
Special Benefits for Child Rearing Households Call Center: 093-511-5574
Office hours: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (excluding Sat., Sun., national holidays, and new year’s holiday)


International Policy Division,
Planning and Coordination Bureau,
1-1 Jonai, Kokurakita-ku, Kitakyushu 803-8501 JAPAN
Tel: 093-582-2146
(International Calling +81-93-582-2146)
Fax: 093-582-2176