Kyoto City International Foundation (KCIF) offers guidebook 'Easy Living in Kyoto' for those who have just moved to Kyoto to live in peace, safe and comfortable.
Administrator of Tax Payment System (Real Estate Tax and City Planning Tax)
A taxpayer who does not hold an address within Kyoto City shall appoint an Administrator of Tax Payment to handle all matters related to taxation on behalf of the taxpayer. Please submit notification to the notification to the appropriate Fixed Asset Tax Office of the City Tax Office which has jurisdiction over the area where the land/buildings is/are located.
Council of Local Authorities for International Relations(CLAIR) has published a guidebook to provide multilingual information necessary for foreigners to live in Japan.
Kyoto Prefectual International Center(KPIC) offers information for life in Kyoto.
Following is the general information about water supply and police.
||Adobe Reader is necessary to open the PDF File. To download a (free) version,
please click on the icon to the left.