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TV Interpreter System
Section in charge: Multicultural Society Promotion Section, Multicultural Society Promotion Division
You can use a tablet-based interpreting system when completing procedures and receiving consultations at the City Office. After you select a language via the device, you will be connected with an interpreter via TV telephone who will handle the interaction.
Shinjuku City Office Main Bldg. and Shinjuku City Office Annex 1, Shinjuku City Office Annex 2, Shinjuku Multicultural Plaza and local Public Health Centers (four facilities).
Note: Since the number of tablets available is limited, you may not use the system.
●Languages and Hours (weekdays for all languages)
|8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.||English, Chinese, Korean, Spanish, and Portuguese|
|9 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.||Thai, Russian and Vietnamese|
|10 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.||French, Tagalog, Nepalese and Hindi|
|10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.||Myanmar (Burmese; only on Thursdays, and excluding noon to 1 p.m.) and Indonesian (only on Mondays and Fridays)|
April 15, 2019