Minato City provides furniture tipping prevention devices etc free of charge, with the aim of keeping damage from falling furniture to a minimum in the event of an earthquake. Those eligible are households whose members reside in Minato City and are registered as residents. Aid is available only once per household and is provided in the form of furniture tipping prevention devices and shatter prevention film for glass etc.
To apply, please fill out the application form for ‘Aid including furniture tipping prevention devices’ and submit it to the Collaboration Project Subsection of the Collaboration Project Section at any Regional City Office.
The subsection in charge is the Disaster Prevention Community Support Subsection of the Disaster Prevention Section.
The subsections in charge of help with installation are the Home Care Support Subsection of the Support Services for Senior Citizens Section and the Care and Support Subsection of the Disabled Persons’ Welfare Section.
Next information on regional city offices.
In Minato City, you can receive the same services at any of the 5 Regional City Offices. These exclude some applications etc. at Shiba Regional City Office.
The regional city offices are in the 5 areas of Shiba, Azabu, Akasaka, Takanawa and Shibaura-konan.
As well as providing a variety of administrative services in local areas, regional city offices aim to settle regional matters within the local community.
The locations and main telephone numbers of the regional city offices are as follows:
Shiba Regional City Office: 1-5-25 Shiba Koen, TEL: 03-3578-3111
Azabu Regional City Office: 5-16-45 Roppongi, TEL: 03-3583-4151
Akasaka Regional City Office: 4-18-13 Akasaka, TEL: 03-5413-7011
Takanawa Regional City Office: 1-16-25 Takanawa, TEL: 03-5421-7611
Shibaura-konan Regional City Office: 3-1-47 Shibaura, TEL: 03-3456-4151
Daiba Annex: 1-5-1 Daiba, TEL: 03-5500-2365