The Internet resources listed below provide information about post-disaster procedures.
This webpage provides information about the government systems for providing assistance to victims at times of disaster. It is useful when checking what kind of assistance systems can be utilized in line with the specific post-disaster situation. Information is organized into the following categories: "Economic and living assistance," "Assistance for the securing and restoration of housing," "Assistance to small and medium-sized enterprises and independent businesses," and "Assistance for the creation of safe communities." The document describes the types and the content of assistance, the eligibility rules for assistance, and gives contact information for inquiries.
The website of the Immigration Bureau of Japan provides information regarding immigration procedures (disembarkation and embarkation) in English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish and Portuguese.
Foreign residents who have lost their passports in a disaster should apply for the reissuance of a new passport at their own country's embassy. Next, they should apply at the Immigration Bureau of Japan for visa. The alien registration procedures are carried out at municipal offices.
This webpage contains information about the necessary documents for reissuance of driver's license and the places where one can apply for a reissuance.
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