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[new coronavirus correspondence] Yokohama-shi start-up company support lump sum (until application period extension July 31)

This system supports business continuation for future growth in Motoichi by issuing lump sum with new coronavirus infectious disease expansion for the city start-up company (including personal company) creating innovation in various fields such as the fields of IT, life science which there is not during founding period to greatly receive the influence for fund raising either and is intended that we have and contribute to sustained development of Yokohama-shi economy. We extended application reception desk period until July 31.

Last update date June 22, 2020

Application and reference

The Yokohama-shi start-up company support lump sum secretariat (trust: WILL Co., Ltd. partners)
〒231-0011 1-18-3, Otamachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi JOY building 302
TEL: 045-228-9404
E-Mail: [email protected]
Reception hours: Weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Grant amount of money

It is 100,000 yen for 1 person

Application reception desk period (we extended)

From Monday, May 25, 2020 9:00 a.m. to Friday, July 31 5:00 p.m.
※We accept application on first-come-first-served basis. In addition, we close receptionist when the decision possibility number of grants reached 200 cases.

Application method

The details, please confirm flow (PDF: 193KB) of procedure.
After having done input of required items and documents attachment from Yokohama-shi electron application, report service (the following entrance), please mail application (the original).
As entrance of application is divided into electronic application, report service (application) in product for corporations and product for personal companies from 10:00 a.m. on Monday, June 22, please be careful. (only from PC)


 Electronic application, report service entrance (the outside site) for corporations

Personal company

 Electronic application, report service entrance (the outside site) for personal companies

※We report, and service who does not finish applicant information registration, please finish registration Yokohama-shi electron application beforehand from the following page.
  [Yokohama-shi electron application, report service] Applicant information registration this (the outside site) 

Requirements of grant eligible people

It is necessary to meet all next.

  1. Performing the incorporation registration such as companies between March 2, 2019 and April 28, 2020, and starting business (it applies only to company, unlimited partnership, joint-stock company or joint company.) . Or performing the opening of business report of personal business for the same period, and starting business.
  2. We have main office to offer in the city for office (in the case of corporation) or one of business registered main store as of application day (in the case of personal company), and there is intention to perform business continuously in the city.
  3. In fact, performing business in the fields such as IT (hardware, information and communication), health, life science, environment and energy, sightseeing, MICE, advanced technology, innovation creation. (The details (PDF: 326KB) of the field of target business
  4. Being affected by management by new coronavirus infectious disease expansion, and needing support for business continuation.
  5. Expenditure 100,000 yen (tax-excluded) or more being done about the following expenses that are necessary for business continuation for until March 31, 2021 directly from April 1, 2020 as of application day or thing expending 100,000 yen or more being settled.
Expense that is targeted for grant

Expense that is targeted for lump sum

Documents which become proof of having paid expense
(thing knowing contents and the amount of money) (possible copying)
Rental, utility fee such as office, office Receipt or documents (copying of lease agreement and copy of bankbook, business records such as Internet banking, transfer statement of ATM) which fact of payment understands
Personnel expenses Documents which facts of payment such as payslips such as payrolls understand
Lease charges Copy of contract and receipt
Utilities (photothermal water costs) Receipt of utilities
Communication, transportation costs Documents which fact of payment understands
In addition, expense that is necessary for business continuation directly  

※The following expenses become out of grant object.
Expense that it is not admitted that it is necessary for expense account, budget for cash gifts of congratulations and condolences, getting close membership fee, the inspection, training costs, food costs, other business continuation directly

Application style downloading (corporation, sole proprietor is common)

Documents which are necessary in report

Please offer all the following documents.


  1. All the history matters certificate ※Thing within three months
  2. Copying of incorporation registration form (after the acceptance)
  3. Documents (receipts of expense for after April 1, 2020) which support payment of necessary expense for business continuation directly

Personal company

  1. Copying of report of opening of business (after the acceptance) ※As for the personal number, black; or cover with tag, and please do.
  2. Documents (receipts of expense for after April 1, 2020) which support payment of necessary expense for business continuation directly

Flow of procedure

The field of business targeted for grant

In offer plan and summary

Instructions on applying

It becomes out of grant object in any of any of the following.

  1. Lump sum of the having similar tastes effect of Yokohama-shi ※We receive grant of this. Or grant is settled.
    ※New coronavirus infectious disease-response "small company support lump sum" "activity support project lump sum in the malls"
  2. When when we succeed to business that others performed when we consider large company, and large company, person whom we have already operated establish corporation newly, we perform business based on contract to be similar to franchise contract and this.
  3. We perform act against laws and ordinances.
  4. We run permission or business to need report by regulations of rule of the business of offering food and entertainment method and law about adequacy of duties.
  5. We run problem business in public order and morals.
  6. It is gang prescribed in the Yokohama-shi gang exclusion regulations or gangster has applicable thing to the house of representative and officer.
  7. We are in bankruptcy state on application day.
  8. There is not intention to try for business continuation in Yokohama-shi.

QA which depends on application

With the field of innovation creation, what kind of business corresponds specifically?

We assume AI and fintech, sharing economy service, but even if it is the field of existing business, we introduce new technology and original idea and may correspond when we differentiate from others and perform business.
At first, please consult with the secretariat.


After the application, when is it transferred?

We issue after the confirmation of application contents sequentially, but may need on around 30th after accepting bill after the grant decision.

By when should we apply?

It is from Monday, May 25, 2020 to Friday, July 31, 2020 during application reception desk period.
(application period was extended from June 22.)
But we accept application on first-come-first-served basis.
In addition, we may finish acceptance when the grant decision possibility number reached 200 cases.

When is "the opening of business day" of personal company?

It is day when we submit the opening of business notice, and we were accepted to tax office of jurisdiction.

Is 100,000 yen of target expense tax-included price?

It is the price exclusive of tax.

Is adding up of two expenses less than 100,000 yen all right for target expense?

We do not mind even adding up of plural matters if recognized as target expense.

One case is going to pay after August, but, in expenses targeted for plural matters, can you apply?

We are recognized as target expense and can apply if the payment is finished by March 31, 2021.
Application style, please attach documents that we pay using 2, and payment duty including bills such as contracts of non-completion is identified of the first style on this occasion.

Where are destination and reference of application?

Application and reference are the following secretariat.

The Yokohama-shi start-up company support lump sum secretariat (trust: WILL Co., Ltd. partners)
〒231-0011 1-18-3, Otamachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi JOY building 302
TEL: 045-228-9404
E-Mail: [email protected]
Reception hours: Weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

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Economic Affairs Bureau innovation city promotion department new industry creation section

Telephone: 045-671-3487

Telephone: 045-671-3487

Fax: 045-664-4867

E-Mail address [email protected]

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