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Nursery schools and childcare facilities (types and outlines of facilities and businesses)

Final update date June 9, 2020

Type and outline of childcare facilities (target age, scale, etc. are different)

Type and outline of licensed nursery schools
Type name Target age Capacity Usage fee Application for use
Authorized nursery schools 0 to 5 years old More than 20 people Calculation based on municipal tax Ward office of ward where you live (note 1)
Certified child institution (childcare use)

0 to 5 years old

More than 20 people Calculation based on municipal tax Ward office of ward where you live (note 1)
Small-scale childcare business

0 to 2 years old

From 6 to 19 people
Type C is up to 10 people.

Calculation based on municipal tax Ward office of ward where you live (note 1)

Home-based childcare business

0 to 2 years old

From 3 to 5

Calculation based on municipal tax Ward office of ward where you live (note 1)
Type and outline of non-approved childcare facilities
Type name Target age Capacity Usage fee Application for use
Yokohama Nursery Room 0 to 2 years old More than 20 people Set up facilities independently Facilities that wish to use
Non-approved childcare facilities (including company-led childcare business) by facility by facility Set up facilities independently Facilities wishing to use (Note 1)

Type and outline of childcare business (reasons for use, purpose, etc. are different)

List of implementation facilities (Some projects are not implemented at facilities in Minami Ward City)
Minami Ward Temporary Childcare (PDF: 211KB)
→Please confirm facility carrying out other business and temporary childcare conduct facility of other wards from each link of the following table.

Type and outline of childcare business (custody)
Type name Overview

Use of licensed nursery schools (admission)

It can be used when parents need childcare (more than 4 hours a day, working more than 16 days a month, etc.).
Specifically, please see page of use application such as authorized nursery schools.

Year-limited childcare business This is a business to take care of 1.2-year-olds who could not use nursery schools for a limited time, utilizing vacant spaces in nursery schools and spare nursery rooms.

Holiday childcare and holiday temporary childcare

This is a system to take care of your child at a nursery when your child cannot be nursed at home on Sundays and holidays due to work reasons. The details are a system to take care of your child at a nursery when your child cannot be nursed at home on Sundays and holidays due to work reasons.
For details, please see the page on information on temporary childcare on holidays and holidays.

Temporary childcare

This system provides childcare in elementary school student City to reduce the burden when childcare at home is temporarily difficult due to part-time employment, illness, hospitalization, etc., or to eliminate childcare anxiety of parents and reduce the burden.
For more information, please see the temporary childcare information page.

Temporary custody of infants

We will keep your child for any reason. I will help you as a supporter of familiar child care.
Specifically, please see page of infant temporary custody business.

24-hour emergency temporary childcare

If you need to leave your child urgently due to a parent's illness or work, we will respond 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including night and lodging.
For more information, see the 24-hour emergency temporary childcare page.

Childcare services for sick children

Nurses and nursery teachers will take care of sick children from the early stage of the disease in a sick child nursery room with a medical institution.
Specifically, please see page of sick child childcare business.

Childcare services for post-sick children

This service allows nurses and other specialized staff to take care of children who are recovering from illness in a dedicated nursery room.
For more information, please see the post-sick childcare business page.


Kindergarten custody business

For a list of facilities in Minami Ward list of kindergartens, authorized child institution list Minami Ward list of facilities.

Type and outline of kindergarten custody
Type name Overview
Yokohama-shi private kindergarten custody childcare business

There are kindergartens and certified children's schools that carry out long-term custody from 7:30 am to 6:30 pm (Saturday until 3:30 pm) during long-term holidays such as summer vacation.
Specifically, please see page of custody childcare business such as Yokohama-shi private kindergartens.

Kindergarten's unique custody business There are kindergartens that have established and implemented their own custody system.
Please contact each facility for the custody time, fee, implementation date, etc.

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Inquiries to this page

In charge of childcare at Minami Health and Welfare CenterChildren and Families Support Division

Telephone: 045-341-14199

Telephone: 045-341-14199

Fax: 045-341-145

Email address: [email protected]

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