Japan Life Guide app – Information you need for life in Japan, at your fingertips

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Japan Life Guide app – Information you need for life in Japan, at your fingertips
多言語生活情報アプリ 日本での生活に必要な情報をいつもあなたの手元に


iOS/Android App

The Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR) provides a free iOS / Android app in 14 languages with information for foreign residents to help with living in Japan. The app can be used as a handy guide in your day-to-day life and in disaster situations.


The app features easy to understand explanations in 14 languages of 17 categories of information essential for living in Japan, including Status of residence, Housing/Moving, Education, and Medical information. The app also displays Earthquake Early Warnings (緊急地震速報), issued for earthquakes of JMA Seismic Intensity 5 and above within Japan, in 14 languages.


Information in the app is available in English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Portuguese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai, German, French, Russian, Japanese (with furigana) and easy Japanese.

Download the app from the App Store (iOS) or Google Play (Android), or via the links on the CLAIR website (http://www.clair.or.jp/tagengo/).

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