New Zealand Embassy Tokyo, Japan

Useful telephone numbers, information sources

Emergency telephone numbers

If in English, speak slowly and clearly

  • Police: Telephone 110
  • Fire/Ambulance: Telephone 119


List of English-speaking doctors/dentists
Medical institution online search facility (Tokyo Metropolitan Government)


Tokyo English Lifeline (TELL)
TELL Lifeline: Tel (03) 5774-0992
TELL Community Counselling Service: Tel (03) 3498-0231

Ikebukuro Counseling Center (English) : Tel (03) 3986 8316

Tokyo Counselling Services: Tel (03) 5431-3096

Legal counselling

List of English-speaking legal service providers


Japan Immigration Bureau
Japan Ministry of Foreign Affairs


Japan Customs


Living Information (Tokyo International Communication Committee)
Destination Navigator (Train Route Finder)
Japan Post
Tokyo Tourism Info (Tokyo Metropolitan Government)
Japan National Tourist Organisation

News, lifestyle

Daily Yomiuri Online
The Japan Times Online
Japan Today
Metropolis magazine


The New Zealand Embassy Tokyo provides this non-exhaustive list from information which is publicly available.  By providing this information the Embassy is not endorsing any service provider on the list.  The New Zealand Embassy does not accept any responsibility for the quality of work performed by any service provider on this list or for the consequences of any advice or services provided.

List updated 14 July 2014

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