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Child Raising Allowance

Last update date June 30, 2020

[important] About correspondence accompanied with new coronavirus infectious disease extended prevention

For new coronavirus infectious disease extended prevention, we enable receptionist by mail about authorized request for Yokohama-shi Child Raising Allowance and notices for the time being.

※On the end of the mail receptionist, we will tell with this article.

Documents which are necessary when we go through the procedure by mail are as follows. You contact ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live by all means before printing as necessary documents vary according to supply requirements, and please confirm procedure and required documents beforehand. Please request from ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live after having prepared documents not to make any omission of lack documents and mention.

In addition, please be careful as "copying of identity verification documents" such as copying of driver's license is necessary with the following documents in addition when we perform procedure by mail.

※Example of "copying of identity verification documents"
□One point is enough
My number card, driving driver's license, passport (passport), Basic Resident Register card (with photograph), residence card, certificate of the physically disabled,
Mental patient health welfare notebook (with photograph), nursing notebook
□Thing which two points are necessary for
Identification of person insured (national health insurance card, employee health insurance, seamen's insurance, elderly aged 75 or over medical care, The Long-term Care Insurance), National Pension Plan (Kokumin Nenkin) notebook, Child Raising Allowance paper,
Special Child Dependent's Allowance papers

Documents necessary for procedure for Child Raising Allowance

※When you use the following documents, please request from ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live after consultation in ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live by all means.

Single-parent homes about application of the medical expenses furtherance

As for the person who received authorization of Child Raising Allowance, in the single-parent homes, the medical expenses furtherance may be authorized, too.
In addition, please consult with ward office Insurance and Pension Division of ward to live early about requested Child Raising Allowance by mail as the start date trades single-parent homes by day when the medical expenses furtherance accepted application.
For more details, single-parent families look at the medical expenses furtherance.

Single-parent homes about available system except the medical expenses furtherance

With Child Raising Allowance

We contribute to promotion of stability and independence of life of home (single-parent homes) where elementary school student which does not share living with father or mother by divorces of parents is raised, and this system is system to provide with medical treatment for the purpose of planning increase of the welfare of elementary school student.

Index in Child Raising Allowance page

What kind of person is that it is received treatment?

Address is in Japan, and people (rearer) bringing up elementary school student in place of mother, father or mother taking care of elementary school student (person whom there is to first March 31 after day when it reaches 18 years old or person in state of obstacle of 20 years old degree that within, cabinet ordinance sets) corresponding to any of the following or father can receive Child Raising Allowance.
<supply requirements>

  1. Elementary school student that parents dissolved the marriage
  2. Elementary school student that father or mother died
  3. Elementary school student in state of obstacle of degree that father or mother sets by cabinet ordinance
  4. Elementary school student that life and death of father or mother are not clear
  5. Elementary school student which is abandoned more than one year by father or mother
  6. Elementary school student that father or mother receives DV protection order from court
  7. Elementary school student that father or mother is detained more than one year
  8. Elementary school student which was born without depending on the marriage
  9. Elementary school student that father, mother is missing together

(note) when correspond to the above <supply requirements> before April 1, 1998, in the case of mother or rearer, cannot request.

The following case is not paid allowance

As it may not be paid as well as the following, please consult beforehand by all means.

  • When claimer and elementary school student do not have Address in Japan.
  • When elementary school student entered child welfare institutions and was entrusted foster parent.
  • Father, mother or rearer of the marriage when even if do not report, there is virtual marital status (concubinage).

How much is sum of medical treatment?

Medical treatment monthly basis varies according to income sum and the number of the elementary school student targeted for supply.

April, 2020 ...

The number of the elementary school student

The total amount supply

Some supply

At the time of one elementary school student 43,160 yen 43,150 yen - 10,180 yen
At the time of two elementary school student We add 10,190 yen We add 10,180 yen - 5,100 yen
At the time of three elementary school student or more After the third for one
We add 6,110 yen
We add 6,100 yen - 3,060 yen

In the case of some supply, we calculate by the next calculating formula. (less than 10 yen rounding off)

  • Monthly basis = 43,150 (note 1) - (amount of income (note 2) - income restrictions limit (note 3) of qualified recipient) X 0.0230559 (note 4) at the age of one elementary school student

From for <August, 2016, some supply was introduced into the amount of addition when it was two elementary school student or more.>
Calculating formulas are as follows. (less than 10 yen rounding off)

  • Amount of addition = 10,180 (note 1) - (amount of income (note 2) - income restrictions limit (note 3) of qualified recipient) X 0.0035524 (note 4) of elementary school student 2⼈⽬
  • Amount of addition = 6,100 (note 1) - (amount of income (note 2) - income restrictions limit (note 3) of qualified recipient) X 0.0021259 (note 4) after elementary school student 3⼈⽬
  • (note 1) 43,150 yen, 10,180 yen, 6,100 yen to become the basics of calculation are not fixed amounts of money. It may be revised by factors such as price fluctuation.
  • (note 2) With the amount of income of qualified recipient, we subtract subtraction from sum of income by working (table of "is there limit of income?" refers to "subtraction to be able to deduct from income"), and it is to thing which qualified recipient considerably added sum to 80% of the expense of bringing up children in the case of father or mother.
  • (note 3) It is amount of money of "income restrictions limit of "father, mother or rearer" of income restrictions limit list column of all supply". (according to the number of support relatives, limit is replaced.)
  • (note 4) "0.0230559" that is income restrictions coefficient, "0.0021259" is not fixed coefficient "0.0035524". It may be revised by factors such as price fluctuation.

About *kyu with public pensions

When the amount of receipt such as public pensions was less than the amount of receipt of Child Raising Allowance, you became able to receive Child Raising Allowance for the balance.
Procedure is necessary for ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live to receive Child Raising Allowance.

Is there limit of income?

When income of the previous year (when we request from January through September the year before last) of qualified recipient, spouse and duty of supporting person exceeds limit of list shown below, everything or a part of the medical treatment becomes supply stop.

[income restrictions limit]
  Among qualified recipients, it is income restrictions limit of all supply of father, mother or rearer Among qualified recipients, it is income restrictions limit of some supply of father, mother or rearer Among qualified recipients, it is income restrictions limit of rearers such as orphans Income restrictions limit of spouse, duty of supporting person of qualified recipient
0 people 490,000 yen 1,920,000 yen 2,360,000 yen 2,360,000 yen
One 870,000 yen 2,300,000 yen 2,740,000 yen 2,740,000 yen
Two people 1,250,000 yen 2,680,000 yen 3,120,000 yen 3,120,000 yen
Three people 1,630,000 yen 3,060,000 yen 3,500,000 yen 3,500,000 yen
Four people 2,010,000 yen 3,440,000 yen 3,880,000 yen 3,880,000 yen
Five people 2,390,000 yen 3,820,000 yen 4,260,000 yen 4,260,000 yen

  • About with long-term and short-term capital gain, we calculate with amount of money after special subtraction.
  • In the case of salaried employee, the amount of income is sum after earned income subtraction.
  • Sum that qualified recipient considerably added sum to 80% of the expense of bringing up children in the case of father or mother is the amount of income.                                  

 ※About the expense of bringing up children
  The expense of bringing up children means thing fitting all of next important matters.
  1. Mother of elementary school student having paid when recipient was mother when father, recipient of elementary school student were father.
  2. What father or elementary school student received when mother or elementary school student, recipient were father when recipient was mother.
  3. Thing which was paid to father or elementary school student from father by mother or thing, mother paid to elementary school student money, securities (is check, bill, stock certificate, gift certificate
    Being do).
  4. Payment method from Payment method, mother to father or elementary school student from father to mother or elementary school student hands (they include delivery by hand through proxy/agent.) Mail,
    Being transfer to bank account in the name of mother, father or elementary school student.
  5. "The expense of bringing up children" "support financially" "cost of living" "substitute of loan including home" "rent" "energy bill" for nurture of elementary school student including "educational expenses"
    What is paid as relevant expense.

  • Duty of supporting person is person (lineal relationship by blood and siblings) fixing for civil law Article 877 Paragraph 1.
  • People reported as support relative by tax return under 16 are included in the number of support relatives.
  • Subtraction of list shown below deducts the sum than the amount of income once, and please compare with the amount of limit.
Subtraction to be able to deduct from the amount of income
Subtraction item Deduction
Old man support relative 100,000 yen
Spouse who is targeted for old man subtraction 100,000 yen
Authorized support relative and support relative who is targeted for subtraction 150,000 yen
Special allowance for disabled persons 400,000 yen
Allowance for disabled persons 270,000 yen
Tax exemption for working students 270,000 yen
Widow (husband) subtraction 270,000 yen
Special deduction for widows 350,000 yen
Deduction from petty losses Subtraction equivalency sum
Medical expenses subtraction Subtraction equivalency sum
Small-scale company mutual aid subtracts latch Subtraction equivalency sum
Special spousal deduction Subtraction equivalency sum
Subtraction of fixed amount 80,000 yen

  • When spouse, duty of supporting person has old man support relative, 60,000 yen is subtracted.

(when there is support relative more than two people, and there is house old man support relative for old man nobody 60,000 yen)

(support relative as for the case only for old man support relative for one except one 60,000 yen)

  • "Authorized support relative and support relative targeted for subtraction" are applied only to father, mother or rearer "spouse targeted for old man subtraction".
  • With "support relative targeted for subtraction", we say uniformity which met requirements with under 16 years or older 19 years old as of December 31 of the previous year.
  • "Special deduction for widows" is applied only to rearers such as rearer, duty of supporting person, orphan "widow (husband) subtraction".
  • With "subtraction of fixed amount", 80,000 yen is subtracted as considerable sum of social premium uniformly by income forehead of qualified recipient.
  • As we consider, and widow, deduction for widowers may be applied targeting at rearer and duty of supporting people, please inquire for the details.

About reduction of medical treatment

  1. At at time seven years after the first day of month when medical treatment for qualified recipient who is father or mother corresponded to payment of allowance requirements or time five years after the first day in supply start month, sum of medical treatment becomes a half. (when we reckon from the first day in the next month in month when elementary school student reached 3 years old about qualified recipient taking care of elementary school student under 3 and passed in five years, it is authorized sunlight that we demanded to a half sum of medical treatment.)                          But we correspond to excluded reason and are not reduced if we submit registration form before time limit.
  2. As I send guidance to person to apply to individually, please do necessary procedure.

Treated procedure?

After attaching the next documents at window of ward office Children and Families Support Division of ward to live, and requesting to be treated, and having received authorization of the mayor, we are provided.

[necessary documents]
As documents may be necessary as well as the following, please consult beforehand by all means.

  1. koseki*, abridgment of claimer and target elementary school student
  2. Copying (thing understanding relation, permanent domicile) of resident certificate of all claimer and the households where target elementary school student is included in
  3. Income certificate of the previous year (year request day in the case of from January to September before last) of claimer, spouse and duty of supporting person                    (when we perform new authorized request between July 1, 2020 and October 31, we add and authorized bill, and submission of report of income situation of) is necessary for (2019 in 2020.)
  4. Deposits and savings bankbook (thing in the name of claimer is best with ordinary account)
  5. We can confirm personal number of claimer (among next either)
  • Personal number card of claimer
  • Notice of personal number card of claimer
  • Copying of resident certificate listed personal number of claimer in or resident certificate items mentioned certificate
  1. We can confirm birth and parentage of claimer (among next either)
  • Personal number card of claimer
  • Driving driver's license
  • Passport
  • Residence card
  • Certificate of the physically disabled
  • Mental patient health welfare notebook
  • Health insurance card
  • Pension book
  • Other identification documents (please refer in detail)

Personal number card can perform confirmation of 5 and 6 with one piece.
Among 6 documents, two kinds of presentation is necessary about thing which there is not of photograph of the face.

In addition, please confirm beforehand by all means as it is necessary to list personal number of share of elementary school student, spouse, duty of supporting person in bill.

As you may be different from the above, please inquire for required documents of foreigner.

After having requested or if there are changes such as Address, full name, the household situation and payment financial institution after allowance was paid, please report by all means.
When report is not done, supply of Child Raising Allowance may be late.

How does payment of allowance method turn out?

Two months minute previous to account of financial institution which appointed of 1.3.5.7.9.11 month transfer six times a year.
Transfer day is 11th of each payment moon.
(but the business day just before that when 11th is holiday of financial institution.)

  • As it becomes examination, supply after we authorize, transfer month may be late.
  • As for the person who received authorization, August needs submission of report of present situation every year.

When the present situation notice is not submitted, we cannot receive treatment for after November.
In addition, in the case of non-submission, report of present situation, please be careful for two years as recipient qualification disappears.

What kind of system is available?

Special tickets such as bus, subway
JR commuter pass discount
Single-parent families support medical expenses

  • The new welfare commuter pass savings, the new welfare fixed deposit

The constant ratio is added to the rate of interest of periodical deposits and savings.
Procedure needs Child Raising Allowance paper and private seal.
As the handling varies according to financial institutions, please ask each financial institution in detail.


When you do not have effective Child Raising Allowance paper including average, we can issue "paper storage certificate" during report of present situation processing period.


Ask financial institution whether it is "paper storage certificate", and procedure is possible.

List of each ward office Children and Families Support Division window

List of each ward office Children and Families Support Division window
Ward Section name Charge Floor of window Window number Phone number
Aoba Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The second floor The 34th 045-978-2457
Asahi Ward Children and Families Support Division Child-rearing Support Section The third floor of the main building The 33rd 045-954-6117
Izumi Ward Children and Families Support Division Child-rearing Support Section The second floor The 209th 045-800-2448
Isogo Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The fifth floor The first 045-750-2475
Kanagawa Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The third floor of the annex The 301st 045-411-7113
Kanazawa Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The fourth floor The 404th 045-788-7772
Konan Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The fourth floor The 40th 045-847-8457
Kohoku Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The first floor The eleventh 045-540-2320
Sakae Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The second floor of the main building The 26th 045-894-8959
Seya Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The fourth floor The 40th 045-367-5703
Tsuzuki Ward   Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The second floor The 24th 045-948-2321
Tsurumi Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The third floor The first 045-510-1839
Totsuka Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The second floor The eighth 045-866-8466
Naka Ward Children and Families Support Division Child home support charge The fifth floor of the main building The 54th 045-224-8171
Nishi Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The second floor The 23rd 045-320-8402
Hodogaya Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The third floor of the main building The 34th 045-334-6353
Midori Ward Children and Families Support Division Children and Families Support Section The first floor The 14th 045-930-2432
Minami Ward Children and Families Support Division Child-rearing Support Section The second floor The 25th 045-341-1152

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Telephone: 045-680-1192

Telephone: 045-680-1192

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