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June 10, 2022
Bureau of Industrial and Labor Affairs

TMG provides employment support for evacuees from Ukraine

The opening of the "Tokyo Employment Service Desk for Evacuees from Ukraine”

Comprehensive support for the corporate recruiting and job hunting activities of Ukrainian evacuees!
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) recently opened the "Tokyo Employment Service Desk for Evacuees from Ukraine,” a one-stop job consultation service bringing together Ukrainian evacuees who wish to work with small and medium-sized enterprises in Tokyo that are considering hiring international workers. We provide detailed support for the evacuees' activities in Tokyo based on their requests. Please utilize this service.


Opening Date

Wednesday, May 25, 2022


Ito Building 1st Floor, 1-2 Yotsuya, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo
Inside the Tokyo International Recruitment Navigation Center
(2-minute walk from JR Yotsuya Station)

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Business Hours

Open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
(Closed on Saturday, Sunday, holidays, year-end/New Year holidays)

Service Target and Details

Ukrainian evacuees seeking work, and others
  • Specialized consultants answer questions and provide advice on working in Tokyo.
  • Essential information is provided, along with various types of support such as information about business manner courses.
  • Assistance with job searches at the Tokyo Labor Bureau in cooperation with the government is given, and more

*Consultation in Ukrainian and other multilingual languages (using a voice translator if necessary) is also available.

Small- and medium-sized enterprises in Tokyo that are considering hiring Ukrainian evacuees
  • Experts in the field of foreign human resources recruitment provide a wide range of consultation services and accompanying support for recruitment and success in the workplace.
  • Various types of support, including seminars on how to recruit foreign personnel, are introduced.
  • Useful information, including advice on preparing job submissions to the Labor Bureau, is provided, and more.

Free Consultation

Consultation Method

In-person, email, phone, online
We recommend making an appointment in advance through our website (Japanese / English / Chinese).
Phone: 050-5576-7317

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TMG supports social firms that hire evacuees from Ukraine

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG) provides new support to Tokyo Metropolis-certified social firms in their efforts to hire Ukrainian refugees, to promote the employment of these displaced people.


Service Target and Details

Support for social firms certified by the TMG
  • Information necessary for the employment of Ukrainian refugees and others is provided at the Social Firm Support Center.
  • A wide range of consultation and other services related to recruitment is provided in cooperation with the Tokyo Foreigner Recruitment Navi Center.
  • Expenses necessary for hiring Ukrainian evacuees and others are added to the subsidy target.
    (For example, employment expenses for employment support staff (interpreters), tuition for Japanese language school for evacuees)
Social Firm Support Center

Public Incorporated Foundation Tokyo Foundation for Employment Services
Social Firm Support Center

Sumitomo-RD Iidabashi-Ekimae Building 11th Floor, 3 -8-5 Iidabashi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-0072
Phone: 03-5211-1600
(Reception Hours: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. weekdays, excluding holidays)
Website of “TOKYO SOCIAL FIRM” (in Japanese)

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A “social firm” is a social enterprise that autonomously engages in economic activity and hires individuals who face major barriers in the labor market to receive any needed support and work alongside other employees.
TMG certifies enterprises that comply with the standards in accordance with its ordinances.

*Please click here to see mass media releases in multiple languages. (日本語 / 中文 / 한국어)

Inquiries (Assistance in Japanese only)

(Related to "Tokyo Employment Service Desk for Evacuees from Ukraine”)
Employment Promotion Section, Employment Division, Bureau of Industrial and Labor Affairs
Phone: 03-5320-4628

(Related to support to Social Firm)
Employment Promotion Section, Employment Division, Bureau of Industrial and Labor Affairs
Phone: 03-5320-4679