New Zealand Embassy Tokyo, Japan

Sister City and Friendly City links

Hokkaido 

Tohoku region 

  • Furudono Town, Fukushima - Rodney District (Warkworth)
    Year established: 1999
  • Hachimantai City, Iwate - Horowhenua
    Year established: 1998
  • Kitashiobara Village, Fukushima - Taupo District (Turangi)
    Year established: 1997
  • Minamiuonuma City, Niigata - Ashburton
    Year established: 1987
  • Tendo City, Yamagata - Marlborough
    Year established: 1989
  • Tomioka Town, Fukushima - Auckland
    Year established: 1983

Kanto region 

  • Hakone Town, Kanagawa - Taupo District (Turangi)
    Year established: 1987
  • Hitachi City, Ibaraki - Tauranga
    Year established: 1988
  • Kamagaya City, Chiba - Whakatane
    Year established: 1997
  • Kitaibaraki City, Ibaraki - Wairoa
    Year established: 1999
  • Kumagaya City, Saitama - Invercargill
    Year established: 1993
  • Narita City, Chiba - Foxton
    Year established: 1995
  • Saitama City, Saitama - Hamilton
    Year established: 1984
  • Shibukawa City, Gunma - Whakatane
    Year established: 2000
  • Shinagawa City, Tokyo - Auckland
    Year established: 1993
  • Utsunomiya City, Tochigi - Manukau
    Year established: 1982 

Chubu region 

  • Fujimi Town, Nagano - Tasman District (Richmond)
    Year established: 1993
  • Gamagori City, Aichi - Port of Gisborne
    Year established: 1996
  • Hara Village, Nagano - Franklin
    Year established: 2002
  • Mishima City, Shizuoka - New Plymouth
    Year established: 1991
  • Nagaizumi Town, Shizuoka - Wanganui
    Year established: 1988
  • Nishio City, Aichi - Porirua
    Year established: 1993
  • Nonoichi Village, Ishikawa - Gisborne
    Year established: 1990
  • Otari Village, Nagano - Marlborough
    Year established: 1991
  • Tatsuno Town, Nagano - Waitomo District
    Year established: 1995 

Kinki region 

  • Kakogawa City, Hyogo - Waitakere
    Year established: 1992
  • Minoh City, Osaka - Hutt
    Year established: 1995
  • Miyazu City, Kyoto - Nelson
    Year established: 1975
  • Nantan City, Kyoto - Clutha
    Year established: 2002
  • Sakai City, Osaka - Wellington
    Year established: 1994
  • Toyooka City, Hyogo - Ruapehu
    Year established: 2000
  • Yuasa Town, Wakayama - Far North District
    Year established: 1993 

Chugoku region 

  • Akitakata City, Hiroshima - Selwyn
    Year established: 1992
  • Hatsukaichi City, Hiroshima - Masterton
    Year established: 1998
  • Kurashiki City, Okayama - Christchurch
    Year established: 1973

Shikoku region 

  • Susaki City, Kochi - Tauranga

Kyushu region 

  • Beppu City, Oita - Rotorua
    Year established: 1987
  • Fukuoka City, Fukuoka - Auckland
    Year established: 1986

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