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

Investment Guide

Q. Social insurance of employment

A. It needs for employ ”employment insurance” ”industrial accident insurance” ”health insurance” “the corporate employee pension plan insurance” and the premium has to be paid by both company and employee, and only by company. General premium of Shizuoka prefecture is below.2020)

Kind Outline coverage Premium rate
(year wage1×%)
employer employee
Employment insurance For the unemployed, children left, senior In case the work time is over 20hours /week 0.6% 0.3%
Industrial accident insurance For injury and sick occurred by working and transportation All business place employing 0.3%(*4)
Health ・caring insurance For other case above and childbirth All employee, part time worker 4.865%(*1)
Corporate employee pension plan insurance For aging, disability, death  〃 9.15% 9.15%
Contribution for Allowance for children Contribution for Allowance for children(not paid for employee) 0.36%
total 15.275%(*2) 14.315%(*3)

(*1) (*2) (*3) add 1.58% premium for caring insurance to employee age over 40 year old
(*4) depend on kind of industry (0.3-2.6%)

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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.



* 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.