Information for Foreign Residents and Visitors
★Osaka Information Service for Foreign Residents


 Osaka Information Service for Foreign Residents offers information and advice on a wide range of
 issues including matters related to daily life to foreigners in 9 languages. You can visit us directly,
 or get in touch by phone, fax or e-mail.
 *All consultations are confidential and free of charge.

Languages English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese,Spanish, Vietnamese, Filipino, Thai, Japanese
Hours 9:00~17:30 Mon-Fri (closed 29th Dec~3rd Jan and on national holidays) (lunch break 12:15-13:00)
Address Osaka Foundation of International Exchange, 5th Floor, MyDome Osaka, 2-5 Hommachibashi,Chuo-ku, Osaka
Direct Tel 06-6941-2297
FAX 06-6966-2401 ※English and Japanese only
E-mail jouhou-c@ofix.or.jp ※English and Japanese only


★ 2017 Foreigner Consultation Report (English Japanese

 Here is a list of consultations by category received by the Osaka Information Service
 for Foreign Residents for the fiscal year 2017.
 ■By category
Apr. May. Jun. Jul. Aug. Sept Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Total
Resident status 32 32 21 25 28 22 24 17 13 20 21 21 276
Employment/Labor 18 6 14 7 14 11 10 9 10 6 6 9 120
Medical/Welfare 16 18 25 21 30 11 14 18 16 8 15 27 219
Living 36 51 49 45 52 34 47 33 38 40 28 34 487
Housing 6 3 4 4 5 2 5 1 2 4 5 9 50
Marriage/Nationality 14 23 18 15 22 23 13 17 9 8 14 15 191
Education 10 7 4 3 6 5 6 5 4 5 4 7 66
Accidents/Troubles 1 2 3 1 3 0 0 2 3 8 1 3 27
Others 2 10 9 7 12 3 8 11 6 8 7 10 93
Subtotal 135 152 147 128 172 111 127 113 101 107 101 135 1,529
 ※Multiple consultations by a single person counted
 For the report of the past years, please refer to this page.