Support for companies in all sectors

To ALL visitors

Business Development Center TOKYO offers online consultation in addition to face-to-face consultation. All users who need to visit Business Development Center TOKYO are kindly requested to make a reservation in principal.
For online consultation and reservation, please feel free to contact us by telephone and e-mail as follows;

【Business Development Center TOKYO(Akasaka)】
TEL: 81-(0)3-3582-8353  E-mail:

【Business Development Center TOKYO(Marunouchi)】
TEL: 81-(0)3-6269-9981  E-mail: One-Stop Support Service)

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Business Development Center TOKYO

Business Development Center TOKYO

Business Concierge Services

The Business Development Center TOKYO is the Tokyo Metropolitan Government's comprehensive service for foreign companies who are considering establishing in or expanding to Tokyo. We offer a total support package that covers all aspects from business through to lifestyle issues. For foreign companies that plan an expansion into the Special Zone for Asian Headquarters in particular, we provide both business exchange support and specialized consulting services. Through such activities, we strongly back the development of business in Japan's capital city.

Consultation Flowchart

At the Business Development Center TOKYO's offices, our bilingual consultants who possess a wealth of international experience are on hand to offer face-to-face consultations. Responses to inquiries received via telephone, email and facsimile are also possible. We offer speedy, one-stop support services that are tailored to meet the desired development paths of business.

Fundraising Support for Foreign Entrepreneurs

We will be providing a one-stop service for foreigners who are considering starting up businesses in Tokyo. Staff members proficient in English support various inquiries on the fundraising that are available during the start-up phase. The support for completing the necessary procedures for the fundraising is also available.


Below are some actual examples of the support offered by the Business Development Center TOKYO

  • Supporting the Business Matching of a German Company Offering Cleaning Systems Technology
  • Overall business support in market development for Czech beer in the Japanese market
  • Sales channels and sales expansion, introduction of properties

Business and Lifestyle Information

The Business Development Center TOKYO provides convenient and valuable information for both establishing business in Tokyo and expanding to the city. We also provide lifestyle information. Topics about which we can provide information include how to search for specialists and business partners, the tax incentives and subsidy programs offered, the scope of corporate taxation, the types of tax paid when living in Japan, the city's Internet environment and Tokyo's climate, etc.

  • 金融ワンストップ
  • 外国人創業人材受入促進事業
  • 外国人起業家のための資金調達サポート