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COVID-19 Related Information

Special benefits relevant to COVID-19 pandemic

The following list is links to information about special benefits relevant to COVID-19 pandemic to be provided by local governments in Japan.

Ibaraki Prefecture

Notice of subvention

  • 100,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor
  • 100,000 yen additional if the enterprise pays rent for a business facility within the prefecture
  • 100,000 yen additional if the enterprise pays rent for plural business facilities within the prefecture

Tochigi Prefecture

Notice of subvention

Outline of subvention (pdf file)

  • 100,000 yen per business operator
  • 100,000 yen additional if the business operator pays rent for a business facility within the prefecture
  • 100,000 yen additional if the business operator pays rent for plural business facilities within the prefecture

Nikko City

Notice of subvention

Outline of subvention (pdf file)

100,000 yen per business operator that has a business facility within the city and temporarily closed business in compliance with the requests from the prefecture

Nasukarasuyama City

Notice of subvention

100,000 yen per business operator that has a business facility within the city and temporarily closed its business in compliance with the requests from the prefecture

Gunma Prefecture

Notice of subvention

200,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor that temporarily closed its business or reduced its operarting hours in compliance with the requests from the prefecture

Saitama Prefecture

Notice of subvention

200,000 yen, or 300,000 yen if having plural business facilities within the prefecture, per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor

Chiba Prefecture

Notice of subvention

For small and medium-sized enterprises including sole proprietor whose sales amounts fell by more than 50% in any month of January through July of 2020 from the same month the year before

  • 300,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents plural business facilities within the prefecture
  • 200,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents a business facility within the prefefcture
  • 100,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents no business facility within the prefecture

Ichikawa City

Notice of subvention

Compensate actual expenses up to 200,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor that bore by taking preventive measures against the infection

Noda City

Notice of subvention

100,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprises including sole proprietor that operates restaurant and takes preventive measures against the infection

Mobara City

Notice of subvention

100,000 yen per business facility up to 300,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor that temporarily closed its business or took preventive measures against the infection in compliance with the requests from the prefecture

Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Notice of subvention

500,000 yen per business facility up to one million yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor that falls within a category of business that are required to close its business temporarily or to reduce its operating hours and temporarily closed its business or reduced its operarting hours in compliance with the requests from the government

Kanagawa Prefecture

Notice of subvention

Outline of subvention (pdf file)

For small and medium-sized enterprises including sole proprietor other than operating restaurants that are requested to close their businesses temporarily,

  • 300,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents plural business facilities within the prefecture
  • 200,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents a business facility within the prefefcture
  • 100,000 yen per the enterprise when that rents no business facility within the prefecture

100,000 yen per small or medium-sized enterprise including sole proprietor operating restaurant that is requested to reduce its operating hours and reduced its operating hours in compliance with the requests from the prefecture

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