Yokohama City Office
+81 45 671 2121
The Yokohama City Hall is an impressive building situated adjacent to Yokohama Park
and the Yokohama Stadium
. The Yokohama City Hall is a terrific source of information about everything from the history and culture of Yokohama, to sightseeing in the City, and even help if you're interested in doing business, or even starting your own business, in Yokohama. If you are a foreign resident, Yokohama City Hall is the best place to start to find out information about the which of the 19 ward offices (local government offices) within the City of Yokohama that you need to visit to take care of such matters as Alien Registration, family registry, personal seal registration, and getting children enrolled in Elementary and Junior High Schools. Ward offices also administer National Health Insurance and National Pension Plans, and are where residents must go to file their local taxes.