For Emergencies – HOKKAIDO LOVE!

For Emergencies

The emergency phone numbers in Japan are 110 (the police) and 119 (emergency services like ambulance and firefighting). At the Consultation Center of Hokkaido Prefectural Police Headquarters, there are police officers who are fluent in English, Russian, Mandarin, and Korean. Based on the requests from each police station, they engage in foreign language services, including interpretation and translation.

Consulate General of Korea (Republic) in Sapporo
+81 11 218 0288
12 Chome-1-4 Kita 2 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0002

Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Sapporo
+81 11 563 5563
23 Chome-5-1 Minami 13 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 064-0913

Consulate General of Russia in Sapporo
+81 11 561 3171
12 Chome-2-5 Minami 14 Jonishi, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 064-0914

U.S Consulate General in Sapporo
+81 11 641 1115
3, Chuo Ward, Sapporo, Hokkaido 060-0001


Useful information during your stay

Hokkaido Prefectural Police
Japan Meteorological Agency
Foreign Missions in Japan

Communication Sheet(PDF)
This is a tool by which you can communicate through pointing in case of a natural disaster, such as an earthquake. Please download or copy this and carry it with you.