This is a guide to the support funds for the business owners affected by the spread of the new coronavirus infection.

Amount to be paid

Middle and small sized businesses: ¥200,000.
Middle and small sized businesses: ¥100,000.
※Only one application per business owner (third term) is acceptable. However, it can be accepted simultaneously with the Shiga Prefecture Business Continuity Support Fund (Phases 1 & 2).

Eligible business owners

Among the small and medium-sized enterprises and individual business owners in Shiga prefecture affected by the spread of the new coronavirus infection, those who meet any of the following conditions.
  1. Those who received the national "Monthly Support Fund" in either September or October of 2021
  2. Those whose sales in either September or October 2021 decreased by 50% or more compared to the same month in 2020 or 2019方
  3. Those whose total sales in September and October 2021 have decreased by 30% or more compared to the total sales in September and October in 2020 or 2019.
  4. ※The business must be operating by August 2021.

Period and method of application

【Online application】
From November 1, 2021 (Monday)to November 30, 2021(Tuesday)
 Application is acceptable through the following site.
  https://shiga-keizokushien.com/3rd/
【Application by post】
Postal stamp From November 1, 2021 (Monday)to November 30, 2021(Tuesday) is acceptable.
Mailing Address
4th floor liberty house Kusatsu, 1-1-3, Nishishibukawa, Kusatsu City,
Shiga Prefecture Bureau of support fund from Shiga Prefecture to continue business (Phase 3)
 ※Please make sure to send the application by simple registered mail.

Contact

  Call center for financial support to continue business(Only Japanese is available)
Phone: 0570-200-575
Business hours weekday 9:00~17:00
※Please contact the following if you do not understand Japanese
Shiga Foreign Residents Information Center (Monday-Friday 10:00am-5:00pm ※ Closed weekends and holidays)
TEL: 077-523-5646
FAX: 077-510-0601
Email: mimitaro@s-i-a.or.jp
URL: https://www.s-i-a.or.jp/counsel