【The 46th Hinokuni Festival Shisei Dayori August (1)】
August 4 (Fri.), 5 (Sat.), 6 (Sun.), 2023
and time: Friday, August 4, 2023 16:00-
Location：Sun Road New Town, Kamidori
〇Yukata dressing service
& Time: August 4 (Fri.) & 5 (Sat.) 13:00-18:00
Location：8th Floor Conference Room,
City Hall Annex Bicycle Parking Lot
〇 Otemoyan So Odori (dance performance)
Date/Time：August 5 (Sat.) 19:00～
Location：Around City Hall
& Time: August 5 (Sat.) 18:30 - 21:30
the day of the Otemoyan So Odori dance, traffic regulations will be enforced
around the venue. Please come to the venue by public transportation.
Festival website: https://kumamoto-guide.jp/hinokunimatsuri/
【Lake Ezu Fireworks Festival 2023 Shisei Dayori August (2)】
Date：August 26 (Sat) ※If the weather is stormy,
the event will be postponed to August 27 (Sun)
Lake Ezu area
time: 19:15 - 20:15 (tentative)
regulations will be in effect from 18:00 to 23:00 on the day of the festival.
use temporary shuttle buses to get to the venue.
shuttle buses (charged) will be available from various locations in the city to
the event site on the day of the event.
Ezu Fireworks Festival website: https://hanabi.kumamoto-guide.jp/
【Electricity, Gas, and Food Price Assistance Benefit - Shisei Dayori August (3)】
in which all members of the household are exempt from municipal inhabitant tax
for the fiscal year 2022
exempt from municipal inhabitant tax for the fiscal year 2022)
Households in which all members of the household are exempt from per capita
levy of municipal inhabitant tax for the fiscal year 2023
exempt from inhabitant tax for fiscal year 2023)
Households other than (1) and (2) whose household finances have unexpectedly
and suddenly changed since January 2023 and whose circumstances are deemed to
be the same as those in (1) and (2) (R5 households with a sudden change in
[Households exempt from resident tax for fiscal year R4 and fiscal year R5]
Application deadline: Friday, September 29
Households whose head of household is in receipt of R4 Emergency Assistance
Payment benefits have already been notified and paid.
other than those already receiving the above benefits but deemed eligible will
be sent a notice or confirmation letter one by one from July 14. Households
that have received a confirmation letter should send it by mail with the
necessary documents in a self-addressed envelope.
[Households with a sudden change in household finances in FYR5] Application
deadline: September 29 (Fri.)
will be accepted at the "Benefit Application Counseling Counter" at
each ward office.
forms will be distributed at the benefit application consultation counter.
【August is the second term of municipal inhabitant tax payment. Shisei Dayori August (4)】
deadline for payment is August 31. Please pay by the due date.
you have the "Local Tax Unification QR Code" on your payment slip,
you can pay your municipal tax at financial institutions nationwide that accept
the Local Tax Unification QR Code, local tax payment websites, smartphone
payment apps, etc.
【Don't forget! You need to submit the current status report. Shisei Dayori August (5)】
who are receiving Child Support Allowance or Medical Expense Subsidies for
Single Parent Families are required to submit the "Status Report" in
August every year. (The necessary documents will be sent to recipients in late
July.) If the application is not submitted during the period of receipt, the
applicant will not be able to receive the allowance or subsidy.
deadline: August 1-31
counter: Health and Children's Section of each ward office and general branch