As of April 24, 2020
Due to the spread of the new coronavirus, the “Housing Security Benefits” (Jutaku Kakuho Kyufu-kin- 住宅 確保 給付 金), which is a system for receiving the amount equivalent to the rent for a limited time, may be requested by some people.
In addition to people who have lost their jobs, those who have had a decrease in income due to time off from work and other factors, and are concerned about losing their home may also receive assistance.
*There are some conditions related to income and assets to receive the grant
Level 2 Regions (Cities of Tsu, Yokkaichi, Kuwana and Matsusaka)
|Family with 2 members||¥42,000|
|Family with 3 to 5 members||¥45,800|
|Family with 6 members||¥49,000|
|More than 7 members||¥55,000|
Level 3 Regions (Other municipalities not mentioned above)
|Family with 2 members||¥40,000|
|Family with 3 to 5 members||¥43,400|
|Family with 6 members||¥47,000|
|More than 7 members||¥52,100|
3 months in general (there are some cases the subsidy is paid up to 9 months)
The above content is just a summary. Contact the Independent Consultation Assistance Institution (Jiritsu Soudan Shien Kikan) in the municipality where you live for more information.
Homepage of Mie Prefecture Office
Homepage of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW-Kosei Rodosho)