Donations for 2024 Noto Peninsula Earthquake Relief

We are very grateful for the heart-warming messages of support regarding the earthquake which occurred on 1 January 2024 centred on the Noto Peninsula region in Ishikawa Prefecture (hereafter known as the “Noto Peninsula Earthquake”).

Regarding donations in support of people affected by the Noto Peninsula Earthquake disaster, the Government of Japan advises that funds can be donated via the bank account listed below.
Select one of the following options for where to send your donation:
• The Government of Japan (donations to be distributed to people affected by the earthquake disaster)
• The Japanese Red Cross Society (donations to be distributed to people affected by the earthquake disaster)
Method 1: Bank Transfer
Please send to the account below.
After completing the bank transfer, please email your 1) name, 2) address, 3) phone number, 4) where to send your donation (the Government of Japan or the Japanese Red Cross Society) and 5) whether you require a receipt.
Bank account details
Bank: Australia and New Zealand Banking (ANZ)
Name of account: EMBASSY OF JAPAN
BSB: 012 950
Account number: 655 384 818
Email account (Embassy of Japan in Australia)
Method 2: Cash or Cheque
Please come to our office reception and press the intercom to call a member of staff who can assist you. (Reception hours: 9.30am-12.30pm and 1.30pm-5.00pm)
Embassy of Japan in Australia
112 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla ACT 2600, Australia
Phone: +61 (02) 6273 3244
Fax: +61 (02) 6273 1848