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Tokyo Metropolitan / Tama Area Ward and City Offices

Ward offices and city offices comprising Tokyo-to (23 wards/"ku") and Tokyo Tama Area (27 cities in 1999); (first compiled 25 March 1999; last partial update 2011 September):

Adachi-ku
1-17-1 Chuo Honcho, Adachi-ku, Tokyo 120; Tel: 03-3880-5111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 650,000 (2009)
Foreign population: 22,000 (2009)

Akikawa City (Akiruno)
350 Ninomiya, Akiruno-shi, Tokyo 197-0814; Tel: 0425-58-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 81,943 (September 1, 2011)
Foreign population:

Akishima City
4-7-21 Showamachi, Akishima-shi, Tokyo 196; Tel: 0425-44-5111
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Arakawa-ku
2-2-3 Arakawa, Arakawa-ku, Tokyo 116; Tel:03-3802-3111
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 202,433 (Sep. 2009)
Foreign population: 15,870 (Sep. 2009)

Bunkyo-ku
1-16-21 Kasuga, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112; Tel: 03-3812-7111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Consultation: Monday and Friday 13:00 - 16:00, tel: 03-5803-1200
Direct Line to Foreign Registration Counter: 03-5803-1178
English Newsletter Online: no
Total population: 192,748 (Sep 1, 2011)
Foreign population: 7,179 (Sep 1, 2011)

Chiyoda-ku
1-6-11 Kudan Minami, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102; Tel: 03-3264-0151
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:
2007 June - note from parent: Chiyoda-ku has excellent service for English speakers. There is always one of three people with near perfect English skills on duty at the main ward office.

Chofu City
2-35-1 Kojima-cho, Chofu-shi, Tokyo 182; Tel: 0424-81-7111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Chuo-ku
1-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104; Tel: 03-3543-0211
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Edogawa-ku
1-4-1 Chuo, Edogawa-ku, Tokyo 132; Tel: 03-3652-1151
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Fuchu City
2-24 Miyanishi-cho, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo 183; Tel: 0423-64-4111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Fussa City
5 Hon-cho, Fussa-shi, Tokyo 197; Tel: 0425-51-1511
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Hachioji City
3-24-1 Motohongo-cho, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo 192; Tel: 0426-26-3111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 507,151
Foreign population: 5,210

Hamura City
5-2-1 Midorigaoka, Hamura-shi, Tokyo 205-8601; Tel: 042-555-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 57,563
Foreign population:

Higashi-Kurume City
6-1-1 Chuo-cho, Higashikurume-shi, Tokyo 203-8555; Tel: 0424-70-7777
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 114,465 (exludes foreigners)
Foreign population: 1,724

Higashi-Murayama City
1-23 Hon-cho, Higashimurayama-shi, Tokyo 189; Tel: 0423-93-5111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Higashi-Yamato City
3-930 Chuo, Higashiyamato-shi, Tokyo 189; Tel: 0425-63-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Hino City
1-12-1 Shinmei, Hino-shi, Tokyo 191, Tel: 0425-85-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Hoya City
1-5-1 Naka-machi, Hoya-shi, Tokyo 202; Tel: 0424-21-2525
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Inagi City
2221 Higashinaganuma, Inagi-shi, Tokyo 206; Tel: 0423-78-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Itabashi-ku
2-66-1 Itabashi, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 173; Tel: 03-3964-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Katsushika-ku
5-13-1 Tateishi, Katsushika-ku, Tokyo 124-8555; Tel: 03-3695-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 435,507 (Sep 1, 2011)
Foreign population:

Kita-ku
1-15-22 Oji Honcho, Kita-ku, Tokyo 114; Tel: 03-3908-1111
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:
Kitaku Sodaigomi: 03-5296-7000

Kiyose City
5-842 Nakazato, Kiyose-shi, Tokyo 204; Tel: 0424-92-5111
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Kodaira City
2-1333 Ogawa-cho, Kodaira-shi, Tokyo 187; Tel: 0423-41-1211
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Koganei City
6-6-3 Hon-cho, Koganei-shi, Tokyo 184; Tel: 0423-83-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 116,095
Foreign population:

Kokobunji City
1-6-1 Tokura, Kokubunji-shi, Tokyo 185-0003; Tel: 0423-25-0111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Komae City
1-1-5 Izumihon-cho, Komae-shi, Tokyo 201; Tel: 03-3430-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Koto-ku
4-11-28 Toyo, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135; Tel: 03-3647-9111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Kunitachi City
2-471 Fujimidai, Kunitachi-shi, Tokyo 186; Tel: 0425-76-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Machida City
1-20-23 Naka-machi, Machida-shi, Tokyo 194; Tel: 0427-22-3111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Meguro-ku
2-4-5 Chuocho, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152; Tel: 03-3715-1111
Japanese Website
English Website Cool!
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 246,623
Foreign population: 7,588

Minato-ku
1-5-25 Shiba Koen, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105; Tel: 03-3578-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
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Mitaka City
1-1-1 Nozaki, Mitaka-shi, Tokyo 181; Tel: 0422-45-1151
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Musashi-Murayama City
1-1-1 Hon-machi, Musashimurayama-shi, Tokyo 190; Tel: 0425-65-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Musashino City
2-2-28 Midori-machi, Musashino-shi, Tokyo 180; Tel: 0422-51-5131
Japanese Website
English Website Cool!
English Newsletter put out bi-monthly but not available online
Total population: 130,747
Foreign population: 2,236

Nakano-ku
4-8-1 Nakano, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164; Tel: 03-3389-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online: Yes
Total population: 306,427
Foreign population: 10,769

Nerima-ku
6-12-1 Toyotama Kita, Nerima-ku, Tokyo 176; Tel: 03-3993-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Nishitokyo [city created in 2001 by merger of two municipalities: Hoya and Tanashi]
5-6-13 Minami-cho, Nishi-Tokyo 188-8666; Tel: 042-464-1311
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 197,366
Foreign population:

Ome City
1-11-1 Higashi-Ome, Ome-shi, Tokyo 198; Tel: 0428-22-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Ota-ku
5-13-14 Kamata, Ota-ku, Tokyo 143; Tel: 03-5744-1111
Japanese WebsiteBR> English Website:
English Newsletter Online
Total population: (1 Jan 2003) 647,316
Foreign population: (1 Jan 2003) 15,534


Setagaya-ku
4-21-27 Setagaya, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 154; Tel: 03-5432-1111
Japanese Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 778,304
Foreign population: 13,427

Shibuya-ku
1-1 Udagawacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0042; Tel: 03-3463-1211
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Shinagawa-ku
2-1-36 Hiromachi, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo 140; Tel: 03-3777-1111
Japanese Website
English Website Cool!
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Shinjuku-ku
1-4-1 Kabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160; Tel: 03-3209-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population: 317,528 (2011 September 1)
Foreign population: 32,954 (Sep 1, 2011)

Suginami-ku
1-15-1 Asagaya Minami, Suginami-ku, Tokyo 165; Tel: 03-3312-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Sumida-ku
1-23-20 Azumabashi, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130; Tel: 03-5608-1111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Tachikawa City
3-2-26 Nishiki-cho, Tachikawa-shi, Tokyo 190; Tel: 0425-23-2111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Taito-ku
4-5-6 Higashi Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110; Tel: 03-5246-1111
Japanese Website
English Website Cool! Also Korean, Chinese, German and French!
Total population: 151,304
Foreign population: 6,517
Taito-ku is the ward with the smallest area at about 10 square km.

Tama City
1724 Kaidori, Tama-shi, Tokyo 206; Tel: (0423) 75-8111
Japanese Website
English Website
English Newsletter Online
Total population:
Foreign population:

Tanashi City
5-6-13 Minami, Tanashi-shi, Tokyo 188; Tel: (0424) 64-1311
In 2001, the neighboring city of Hoya merged with Tanashi to form the new city of Nishitokyo.

Toshima-ku
1-18-1 Higashi Ikebukuro, Toshima-ku, Tokyo 170; Tel: 03-3981-1111
English and Chinese Consultation: Monday and Friday 8:30 - 17:00, tel: 03-3981-1111 ext. 2149
Japanese Website
Machine Translated Website
English Newsletter Online: printed version only
Total population: 267,556 (Sep 1, 2011)
Foreign population: 13,650

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