What is the YOKE Information Corner?
The "YOKE Information Corner" offers useful information for daily life and provides consultation on various areas to foreign residents living in Yokohama. These services are offered by telephone or in person in English, Spanish, and Chinese. The consultation is free of charge.
YOKE also offers information and provides consultation regarding citizens' activities such as international exchange activities, volunteer activities, and foreign residents' support activities.
Days, Time and Languages available for Consultation
Mon-Fri 10:00 - 17:00 (Lunch break from 11:30 - 12:30. Reception closes at 16:30)
Consultation is available in English, Chinese, and Spanish.
2nd and 4th Sat 10:00 - 13:00 (Reception closes at 12:30)
2nd Sat: Chinese and Spanish
4th Sat: English and Spanish
1st, 3rd, and 5th Sat, Sun, national holidays, and Dec.29 - Jan.3
Consultation by phone
Phone Number : 045-222-1209
Consultation in person
Address : Yokohama International Organizations Center 5F, Pacifico Yokohama, 1-1-1 Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama
Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges / Office (map)
Appointment is advisable.
Other special consultations
Each month, there are special consultation days regarding residence status or educational issues. Free of charge. Please make an appointment.
①Consultation on residence status and immigration
Every 1st Thu 13:00 - 16:00
Consultation on administrative papers, specialized in residence status issues, is available. Free. Call ahead of time for an appointment.
②Consultation on educational issues
Through its association with ME-net Kanagawa, consultation on educational issues by specialists is available. Free. Appointments are available.
2nd Sat 10:00 - 12:30 Chinese and Spanish
4th Sat 10:00 - 12:30 English and Spanish