Japan Legal Support Center (Houterasu)



Japan Legal Support Center, also known as "The JLSC" is a public corporation established according to the frameworks of an Incorporated Administrative agencies under the Comprehensive Legal Support Act (promulgated on June 2, 2004). The mission of the JLSC is to promptly and properly implement operations related to comprehensive legal support (Article 14 of the Comprehensive Legal Support Law).

Provision of legal infomation and servises

We will provide information on legal paths relevant to your inquiry and will refer you to pertinent organizations that offer a more specialized service, as well as services provided by the JLSC.

Multilingual Information Service

Office Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
* The service is free but call rates will apply.
* If you are calling from a VoIP phone or a prepaid mobile phone, please contact us on the following number instead: 050-3754-5430.

***How to Call***

(1)Call us at 0570-078377.
(2)Explain your situation to the interpreter.
(3)The interpreter will put you through to your nearest Houterasu District Office or District Branch Office.
(4)You are now on a three-way call, where you can speak to the staff of the local office and the interpreter simultaneously.

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