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About Forest Owner Notification System

Final update date March 17, 2021

Due to a revision of a Forest Law in April 2011, those who became owners of forest land in Yokohama City after April 2012 are required to submit a notification to The Mayor of Yokohama City has been required to submit a notification since April 2012.

Subject to notification

Regardless of individuals or corporations, those who have newly acquired land designated as "Private Forests subject to Regional Forest Plan *" prescribed by the Forest Law by buying, selling, inheriting, etc. must submit a report regardless of the area . However, those who have submitted a land transaction report based on the National Land Use Planning Act are not eligible.
※Private forests subject to regional forest planning:
 We can confirm drawing at Environmental Planning Bureau green up promotion section window.
 In addition, we can confirm in map information site "e-Kana map" (outside site) of Kanagawa. ("Private forest location map for regional forest planning" in "Environment" information)
 Please refer to Environmental Planning Bureau green tract of land maintenance promotion section for the details.

notification period/Window

Within 90 days from the day you become the owner of the land, please notify the municipal office where the acquired land is located.

The window of Yokohama City is Environmental Planning Bureau Green Space Conservation Promotion Section. (6-50-10 Honcho, Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi Yokohama City Hall (New City Hall) 27th floor)

Phone number: 045-671-35334
Fax: 045-224-6627
Email [email protected]

Reception date and time 8:45 to 17:00, excluding weekends, holidays and New Year's holidays (December 29 to January 3)

Notification items

  • registration form: Style (word: 18KB)
    1. Items described
      • Reporter
      • Address and name of previous owner
      • Date of ownership
      • Location and area of land
      • Land Use
    2. attached documents
      • Certificate of entry (copy is also acceptable)
        Or a copy of a document that shows that you have acquired the rights, such as a land sales contract.
      • Drawing showing the location of land

Related Links

Information on City Hall

Inquiries to this page

Environmental Planning Bureau Green Up Promotion Department Green Space Conservation Promotion Section

Telephone: 045-671-35334

Telephone: 045-671-35334

Fax: 045-224-6627

Email address: [email protected]

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