Foreign Firm Setup Support Program






Foreign Firm Setup Support Program to Encourage Foreign Firms to Establish a Base in Kanagawa

We assist foreign businesses in establishing a base in Kanagawa!


Foreign fims that meet the following requirements

  •  Greater than one-third foreign ownership
  •  Expanding into Japan for the first time and establishing a Japanese subsidiary or branch in Kanagawa Prefecture

  •  Engaged in any of the following industries

     1) ME-BYO industries,

     2) robotics industries,

     3) energy-related industries,

     4) tourism-related industries,

     5) advanced materials-related industries,

     6) advanced medical industries,

     7) IT/electronics-related industries,

     8) transportation equipment/machinery industries

Expenses Eligible for Subsidies:

 (1) Costs for acquiring resident status

 (2) Filing costs for incorporating, etc.

 (3) Recruitment costs

 (4) Interpretation/translation costs for (1) to (3)

Amount of Subsidies:

  • Half of expenses eligible for subsidies
  • Up to ¥2 million


For comments/questions on this page, please contact theInvestment Promotion and International Business Division

Tel: +81-45-210-5565, 5567, FAX: +81-45-210-8875