Due to the closure of the Multilingual Living Information on CLAIR’s website you will not be able to download or use* this app after March 31 2021.
If you would like to refer to multilingual information about life in Japan please visit A Daily Life Support Portal for Foreign National and Guidebook on Living and Working on the Ministry of Justice homepage.
A Daily Life Support Portal for Foreign National
*You will not be able to browse Multicultural Living Information or to receive emergency earthquake notifications on this app after March 31 2021.
- Vital information for life in Japan always at your fingertips -
The Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR) has released a free iOS/Android App. "Japan Life Guide" which provides information in 14 languages about daily life for foreign residents living in Japan. Please make use of this app. as an everyday guide and in time of disaster.
- Easy to understand information in 14 languages on 17 topics such as "Status of Residence” "Housing” "Education” "Health" and more.
- When an earthquake over seismic intensity 5 occurs in Japan the app. will notify users in the language of their choice.
- Service in 14 languages English Chinese Korean・North Korean Spanish Portuguese Tagalog Vietnamese Indonesian Thai German French Russian Japanese (with Japanese syllabaries) Yasashii Nihongo (Easy Japanese)