BlogNotices from the International Relations Department

【To Businesses】Employment Adjustment Subsidy(雇用調整助成金)

(Response to and support of those who have been affected by the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) No.5)

○While employees are off of work or undergoing training due to a decreased workload, the national government will pay a portion of an employee’s salary in place of the employing company.
○This money will be paid even for those not enrolled in company employment insurance, such as for part-time work.
○Who can receive this subsidy: companies with a decreased workload due to Novel Coronavirus.

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (Japanese)
Employment Adjustment Subsidy

City of Sendai website (Japanese)
Consultation Service for Support in Applying for the「Employment Adjustment Subsidy」(Free consultation services for companies were improved to handle inquiries regarding labor reform.)

【Inquiries】
Employment Adjustment Subsidy Call Center
TEL: 0120-60-3999
Local Industry Support Section, Economic Affairs Bureau
TEL: 022-214-1007  
FAX: 022-267-6292

If you need interpretation support, please call the Interpretation Support Hotline of the Sendai Multicultural Center.
TEL: 022-224-1919 (available from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.)
E-mail: tabunka*sentia-sendai.jp (replace「*」with「@」)