Call YOKE! Communication leads to your smile.
Whenever you have a problem, feel free to contact us.
You can consult in English, Chinese, and Spanish
We can refer you to specialized organizations as needed.
Mondays to Fridays
（Reception is until 16:30）
The 2nd and 4th Saturdays
（Reception is until 12：30）
English Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday The 2nd Saturday The 4th Saturday
Chinese Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday The 2nd Saturday
Spanish Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday The 4th Saturday
Japanese Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday The 2nd Saturday The 4th Saturday
Please book ahead of the time.
The phone number for booking is the same as the number for the YOKE Information Corner
Consultations regarding residency and immigration procedures
Gyoseishoshi lawyer (administrative scrivener)
Date and Time
Basically, the first Thursday of every month 13:00-16:00
*45 min. per consultation
English, Chinese, Spanish, and Japanese
*Interpreting is available
*Interpreting in English, Chinese, Spanish, or Japanese is free of charge.
Fee applies for interpreting in other languages
Consultations on Education
Multicultural Education Network Kanagawa (ME-net) consultation staff
Day and Time
The 2nd and 4th Saturdays 10:00-12:30
The 2nd Saturday: Chinese, English, and Japanese
The 4th Saturday: English, Spanish, and Japanese
For foreign residents who wish to consult regarding legal matters, we can assist with arranging for consultation with a specialist. We can also arrange interpretation.
Yokohama Citizens Consultation Center, Japan Legal Support Center Kanagawa (Hoserasu-Kanagawa)
Just call us to consult
For residents in Yokohama, we offer translation service. Fee applies.
The types of documents we can translate
Koseki Tohon (certificate of family register)
Koseki Shohon(certificate of partial family register)
Jyuminhyo (resident certificate)
The language we translate to
Please call and enquire first
You can talk in “trio-phone”
“Trio-phone” where you, YOKE Information Corner staff and an organization of your request can talk at the same time is available.
YOKE Information Corner staff interprets your inquiries to Japanese and answers from your requested organization to English.
Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges (YOKE)
Yokohama International Organization Center 5F, Pacifico Yokohama,
1-1-1 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-0012
Tel: 045-222-1171 (representative)