TV, radio, newspapers and satellite broadcasting (including CS) are available in Niseko Town. All households that own TVs are required to make a contract with NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) and pay a license fee.

TV stations (7)

NHK General TV
NHK Educational TV
UHB: Hokkaido Cultural Broadcasting
HBC: Hokkaido Broadcasting
STV: Sapporo Television Broadcasting
HTB: Hokkaido Television Broadcasting
TVH: Television Hokkaido Broadcasting

Radio stations (AM: 4; FM: 3)

NHK Radio1 567 KHz
NHK Radio2 747 KHz
STV 1440 KHz
HBC 1287 KHz
NHK-FM 78.9 MHz
FM Hokkaido 80.4 MHz
FM North Wave 82.5 MHz
Radio Niseko 76.2 MHz
・Information from the Town Council is available via public relations magazines, community FM, community association circulars and email messages, etc.


Hokkaido Shimbun Honma Shoten Tel. 0136-44-2455
Yomiuri Shimbun Niseko Sales Agent Tel. 0136-44-3328
・English newspapers are available at newsagents.

Satellite broadcasting

A satellite dish and a special tuner are necessary to receive satellite broadcasting. Pat-TV programs are also available through communication satellite broadcasting (CS).


For inquiries in English

Niseko Town Council Tel. 0136-44-2121 Planning and Environment Division