Guide to Consultation Windows


Page Number 2000163  Updated on April 20, 2024

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Gifu City International Exchange Association

The Gifu City International Exchange Association provides multilingual consultations for foreign residents that have concerns or are facing issues with aspects of their everyday lives/municipal government procedures.
The International Exchange Association also provides interpretation services at Gifu City Hall service windows.
You can also have consultations over the phone or on Skype.




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40-5 Tsukasa-machi, Gifu City
Minna no Mori Gifu Media Cosmos 1F
Multicultural Plaza

Consultation Days

Days and times
English Every day 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Chinese Tuesday, Wednesday 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Tagalog Every day 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Portuguese Monday, Thursday 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Vietnamese Thursday 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Nepali Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Days closed

  • The last Tuesday of every month (the following day if a public holiday)
  • The New Year's period
  • These services are unavailable when Minna no Mori Gifu Media Cosmos is closed

Gifu International Center

The Gifu International Center provides multilingual consultations to assist foreign residents with any issues they are facing.




1-12 Yanagase-dori, Gifu City,
Gifu Chunichi Building 2F

Available languages

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Chinese
  • Vietnamese
  • Tagalog

*The center may be able to accommodate other languages not listed via phone interpretations

Consultation days and times

Consultations on daily life

Monday - Friday
(excluding the New Year's period and public holidays)
9:30am - 4:30pm

Consultations regarding COVID-19

Sunday - Friday
(excluding Saturdays and public holidays)
9:00am - 6:00pm

Yorisoi Hotline

Social Inclusivity Support Center

You can call this hotline if you are having any issues and want to talk to someone about them.


*You can use the multilingual lines by pressing 2 after the guidance message plays.


10:00am - 10:00pm

Available languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Chinese
  • Thai
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese
  • Portuguese
  • Nepali
  • Korean
  • Indonesian