Preparing for flood and sediment-related disasters


2018/07/20 Friday Disaster Preparedness, Security

About 1,000 sediment-related disasters occur annually in various places in Japan. When there is heavy rain or typhoon, it is important to gather weather information and evacuation information from TV, radio, internet, etc. and prepare for evacuation as soon as possible.

To know the meaning of evacuation information and information on evacuation preparation, please see the following URL.

  • Points to consider when flood damage is expected
    • Do not use the elevator
    • Do not run into the basement
    • Since evacuation at night is dangerous, evacuate as soon as possible
  • Points to consider when sediment-related disasters are expected
    • If you feel there’s a danger, get away quickly
    • When you can not go outside, evacuate to a high place such as the highest floor of the building and wait for help
    • After evacuation, do not return to home etc. until safety is confirmed


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(July/2018) Application Period for Prefectural Housing Tenants

2018/07/20 Friday Disaster Preparedness, Security


Application Period for July

July 30, 2018 (Tuesday)

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)

Information on eligibility criteria and prefectural housing rules and regulations can also be found at the website below.

*All information provided is in Japanese only

*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 July 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~31 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 Seibibu Jutakuka Kanri Group TEL: 059-224-2703 (*Inquires available only in Japanese)

See below the Consultation Center of each region

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

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

(3) Nansei・Higashi Kishu Bloc (Matsusaka city, Ise city, Owase city, Kumano city, Mihama district) TEL: 059-222-6400