One-Stop Center supports foreign-affiliated firms advancing to Shizuoka Prefecture to build plants or business bases.

Investment Guide

Q. Types of resident status

A. There are 27 types of resident status, in case of business status is below

Status Possible activities example valid period
Business manager Activities to manage trades and other business in Japan or get engaged in administration of the relevant business

<Required condition>

ž  Out of management employ over 2 employee continuously living in Japan or invest 5 or more million yen

ž  In case manager it needs 3 or longer management experience

Representative or manager 5,3,1 year
Or 4,3 months
Engineering/

Specialist in humanities/

International services

Activities require technics or knowledges in the natural science like science and engineering and in the human science like study of law, economy and sociology etc. depend on the contract with Japanese organization. Or activities need  thought or sensitivity based on  foreign culture.

<Required condition>

ž  Graduate university the faculty related to the business activities and experienced 10 or longer years

ž  In case based on foreign culture

experienced 3 or longer years business activities

 

Mechanical engineer, interpreter, designer technician

Teacher of foreign language

Engaged person in marketing

5,3,1 Year
Or 3month
Intra-company transfer Activities related to engineering, humanities service or international service by transferred person from foreign base in japan

<Required condition>

ž  Continuously engaged in the activities at foreign place for one year or longer before transfer

ž  salary is equal or more to Japanese

Transfer from foreign country 5,3,1 Year Or 3 month
Legal/accounting services

 

Activities in legal or accounting allowed for foreign lawyers, accountants, or specialists licensed in those area Lawyer, accountant etc. 5,3,1 Year Or 3 month
Skilled labor Activities need skilled technics in special industry depend on the contract with Japanese public or private organization Cook of foreign sports trainer etc. 5,3,1 Year Or 3 month

*any other types

Diplomacy, Official, Art, Media, Activities of culture etc.
(please refer to the website of immigrant office  http://www.immi-moj.go.jp/tetuduki/kanri/qaq5.htm)。

Information
  • 2017/09/22 26th Oct, 2017 Shizuoka Inevestment Seminar in Tokyoダウンロード
  • 2017/09/12 25th Nov. Recruit meeting (Global students and Companies) will be held. please check the information afterwards
  • 2017/07/11 6/8,7/14 foreign students and companies meeting
  • 2017/04/13 Shizuoka prefecture is ranked the top for six through years on output of medicine and medical equipment Shizuoka will promote accumulating those industry appealing distribution infrastructure like Tomei and Shin Tomei express way etc.
  • 2017/04/03 The survey “The Situation of New Establishment of Factory in Japan “ by METI 2016 shows the number of new establishment in Shizuoka pref. is the top of Japan. It is 74 cases in Shizuoka increased 19 cases compared to 2015. According to industry there are many cases of transportation machine, metal product and machine for manufacturing in western and central area.,

supporting
foreign-affiliated companies

One-Stop Center.

One-Stop Service Center | Shizuoka international Business Association.

Shizuoka International Business Association,
44-1 Ohtemachi, Aoi-ku, Shizuoka-shi, Shizuoka 420-0853 Japan.

Telephone:
+81-(0)54-254-5161

Facsimile:
+81-(0)54-251-1918

* Under entrustment from the Shizuoka prefectural government, the Center is operated by the Shizuoka International Business Association (SIBA).

* The cost for the operation of the Center is born by the prefectural government. Anyone can use the Center free of charge.