Support

Emergency Information

Prefectural Advisers (PAs)

Counselling

International Resource Centers

Embassies and Consulates

Emergency Information

Emergency Phone Numbers Police: 110 Fire or Ambulance: 119 Note: In Japan, transportation of patients by ambulance is free, but fees are charged for the costs of care. Public Payphones From Analog Green Pay Phones: Lift the receiver, push the red emergency button and dial. From Digital Green/Grey Pay Phones: Lift the receiver and dial. …

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Prefectural Advisors (PA)

There are four Prefectural Advisors in Fukuoka Prefecture here to provide support to JET participants and the various Contracting Organizations. This year’s team of PAs come from a variety of backgrounds and experience and are committed to supporting JETs and fostering a sense of community among participants within Fukuoka.  Follow the site navigation to see …

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Visa Information

Extending your period of stay General Visa Travel Information  

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Counseling

If you need someone to talk to without worrying about language barriers, start with your fellow JETs. Many of them have experienced or are experiencing the same problems as you. Your workmates at school or in your office can often help with small things. It’s your supervisor’s job to look out for you, so don’t …

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International Resource Centers

Fukuoka City Fukuoka City International Center 092-262-1700 Kokusai Hiroba (Fukuoka Prefecture) 092-725-9200 Kitakyushu City Kitakyushu International Association 093-643-5931

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Embassies and Consulates

Fukuoka Australian Consulate-General Fukuoka 092-734-5055 Consulate of Canada in Fukuoka 092-726-6348 Chinese Consulate-General in Fukuoka 092-713-1121 Consulate-General of the Republic of Korea in Fukuoka 092-771-0461 New Zealand Honorary Consuls in Fukuoka 092-474-2279 United States (Fukuoka Consulate) 092-751-9331 Tokyo & Osaka Embassy of Ireland to Japan (Tokyo) 03-3263-0695 Singapore Honorary Consulate-General in Osaka 072-223-6911 South Africa (Tokyo Embassy) …

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About Us

The Fukuoka JET website is a resource to serve members of the Fukuoka JET community, including ALTs and CIRs working in Fukuoka on the Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme, as well as JTEs and administrators that work with Fukuoka JETs. While we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and accurate, we acknowledge that the information …

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Area System

The current Fukuoka JET Area System was implemented in 2008 with the following purposes. To provide JETs living in the same region with opportunities to meet and socialize with each other. To create a regional support network to help ease the transition of new JETs to living and working in Japan. The Fukuoka JET community is …

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