Application for residence related to foreign residents · Resident registration · Residence card

About change of status of residence such as change of status of residence · renewal of period of stay · permission of permanent residence etc

Those who need procedures for resident registration are those who fall under any of the following.
  • Mid- and long-term residents
  • Special permanent resident
  • Temporary asylum-seeking permit or temporary stay permitted person
  • Elapsed stayers due to birth or elapsed residents due to loss of nationality

Notification of transfer

Please do notify us within 14 days after entering and living.
What is necessary for notification· For those who have not issued residence cards, residence cards are passports.
· The person who is registered as a resident in a household is the original of a document that can confirm the relationship between the head of household and the household member and the Japanese translation (family register, notarial document, family relation certificate, etc.)
· When an agent attends the procedure, the residence card of the person who entered the country (passport if there is no residence card issued)
·power of attorney

Notification of transfer

When moving out or leaving other cities, towns or villages, please notify us of moving out by the date of moving out.
What is necessary for notification·Residence card
· Address of the transfer destination
· National Health Insurance Card of Niseko Town (Subscribers only)
Other· If you are registered seal registration card, please return the registration card
· There are procedures such as return of disaster prevention radio (only for lenders), notice of cancellation of water supply and sewerage (only for town water supply and sewer users). For details please contact the staff

Registration of move

When you move in town, please notify me of moving within 14 days from the date of moving.
What is necessary for notification·Residence card
· Address moved to
· National Health Insurance Card of Niseko Town (Subscribers only)
There are procedures such as cancellation of water supply and sewer and start notification (only for town water supply and sewer users). For details please contact the staff

Household change notification (changed to household or household to which it belongs)

If you change householders or divide households, please notify household change within 14 days from the date of change.
What is necessary for notification·Residence card
· Documents indicating relationships with household headers may be necessary
(Japanese translation is attached when the original is a foreign language)

In addition, please make a notification at the local immigration office on the renewal of the period of stay other than those concerning the address and the reissue of the residence card.
For details, please visit the website of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications and the Immigration Bureau.

Inquiries regarding information on this page

Residents' staff of the townspeople living section
TEL:0136-44-2121
FAX:0136-44-3500