Donations for the people affected by the Earthquake centered in Kumamoto Prefecture

The Embassy of Japan extends our heartfelt thanks to those who have expressed their condolences and sympathy and offered donations to the people affected by the earthquake centered in Kumamoto Prefecture.

How to make a donation:

  1. To donate via the Embassy of Japan to the Government of Japan

    An account has been established by the Embassy for the receipt of donations. All the donations in this account will be distributed to the people affected by the earthquake centered in Kumamoto Prefecture.   

    Points to note for making donations to the Government of Japan: The "Gienkin (Relif Donation)" will be sent directly to the donation distribution committees at local governments of the affected area and will be provided to the affected people in cash.

    Bank Name:MUFG Bank , Ltd. Singapore Branch
    Bank Code:7126
    Branch Code:001
    Address:7 Straits View, #23-01, Marina One East Tower, Singapore 018936
    Beneficiary:Kumamoto Earthquake Donation
    Account Number:SGD 120669

    And if you would like to have a "Letter of Acknowledgement of Donation", please send "Request for Letter of Acknowledgement of Donation" to the Embassy by mail or email at

    "Letter of Acknowledgement of Donation" will be sent to you by mail.

    We accept donations in cash (Singapore dollars) or cheque at Consular Department (Monday - Friday except the Embassy holidays, 8:30AM to 12:00PM, 1:30PM to 4:00PM) in the Embassy. Please make your cheque payable to "Kumamoto Earthquake Donation".

  2. To donate directly to Kumamoto Prefecture

    The Prefectural Government of Kumamoto has established a bank account to accept donations. Please click here for further information.

Once again, we would like to express our deepest gratitude for the warm messages of support from you.