Subsidy for the Promotion of Advancing into City of Nagoya for Foreign Companies

City of Nagoya provides subsidies for foreign companies to help with costs for renting an office, a whole building or the like to open their first office in the city.

Subsidy system overview

Eligible Industries

Companies mainly engaged in a business in an industry categorized as a key industry (refer to the next page)  

* In principle, companies that were founded three or more years ago

Eligible Cases Cases where a company rents an office, a whole building or the like to open their first office in the City of Nagoya
Types of Subsidies

First Subsidy Type
(note 1)

Second Subsidy Type
(note 2)

Other Requirements

Floor space of 50 m2 or more, or Five or more employees permanently stationed

Floor space of 100 m2 or more, or Five or more employees permanently stationed

Eligible Costs

Three-month office/building rent

(Excluding the common service fee, the security and guarantee deposits, the consumption tax and the like)

Maximum Subsidy Amount

3 million yen

Application Deadline

One day before the day on which an office/building lease agreement is signed

(Note 1) Foreign and other companies which open their first Japanese office in the city are eligible.
(Note 2) Foreign and other companies that have already had an office in a city other than Nagoya in Japan and which open their first office in the city, provided that the first Japanese office was opened within the last 5 years.

Applications and Inquiries

Industry Exchange Section, Next-Generation Industry Promotion Division,
Industry Department,, Civic & Economic Affairs Bureau, City of Nagoya〒460-8508
〒460-8508
1-1, Sannomaru 3-chome, Naka-ku, Nagoya (5th floor, City Hall Main Building)
Phone: +81 52-972-2423 FAX: +81 52-972-4135