(October/2021) Application Period for Prefectural Housing Tenants


2021/10/07 Thursday Announcements, Housing

Application Period for October
October 1 (Friday) ~ October 31, 2021 (Sunday)

Basic information regarding prefectural housing (location, layout, rent, etc.), information regarding application procedures and other details will be available at the website below.

Click here to view PDF file (Japanese Version)

Click here to view PDF file (Portugues Version)

Click here to view PDF file (Spanish Version)

Information on eligibility criteria and prefectural housing rules and regulations can also be found clicking here (only in japanese).

*Regarding the public housing with vacancies that are not filled through the regular application, from the day after the lottery until the vacancies are filled, service will be provided on a first-come first- served basis until the first Wednesday of the month after the month to which the lottery is completed. The deadline for this supplementary registration is October 31.

Fixed period of call for prefectural housing (Every year in the same period)

Month Application Period by Post Date for selection by lottery Move in date
April Start Date~30 Mid-May July 1
July Start Date~31 Mid-August October 1
October Start Date~31 Mid-November January 1
January Start Date~31 Mid-February April 1

*The start date for each application period is scheduled for the first Tuesday or Friday of the respective month


Mie Ken Kendo Seibi-bu Jutaku Seisaku-ka Kou’ei Jutaku-han TEL: 059-224-2703 (*Inquires available only in Japanese)

See below the Consultation Center of each region

(1) Hokusei Block (Kuwana city, Kawagoe district, Yokkaichi city, Suzuka city) TEL: 059- 373- 6802

(2) Chusei Iga Block (Tsu city, Iga city) TEL: 059-221-6171

(3) Nansei-Higashi Kishu Block (Matsusaka city, Ise city, Owase city, Kumano city) TEL: 059-222-6400

From October 1, 2021, it will be mandatory to get a bicycle liability insurance

2021/10/07 Thursday Announcements, Housing


In order to provide protection to victims of bicycle accidents and relieve the financial burden on individuals deemed liable to pay damages, Mie Prefecture will make bicycle liability insurance (Mieken Koutsu Anzen Jorei – 三重県交通安全条例mandatory for bicycle users:

  1. Purchase a personal bicycle liability insurance. (Jitensha Songai Baisho Sekinin Hoken – 自転車損害賠償責任保険)
  2. Confirmation of purchase in civil liability insurance for bicycles

Enforcement date (Articles 25 and 26 of the Ordinance)

October 1, 2021 (Reiwa 3)

Target person

  1. Purchase personal bicycle liability insurance (Article 25 of the Ordinance)

(A) Bicycle driver (excluding minors)

(B) Parents (when a minor under custody drives a bicycle)

(C) Bicycle users

(D) Bicycle lending company

  1. Confirmation of purchase of bicycle liability insurance, etc. (Article 26 of the Ordinance)

(A) Bicycle retailers

(B) Bicycle lending company

Q&A on bicycle liability insurance (Articles 25 and 26), in Japanese only


Companies that offer liability insurance for bicycles (in Japanese only)


Mie Info Feature: “Mie’s Traffic Safety Rules Have Been Established”



Mie-ken Kankyo Seikatsu-bu Kurashi/Koutsu Anzen-ka Koutsu Anzen-han

〒514-8570 Tsu-shi Koumei-chi 13

TEL: 059-224-2410