The first step in accessing the Tedako Child Development Center is to contact us via email at and you will receive the URL link to our online application form. 


Send an email to Tedako CDC


After you've successfully applied and your child has been assigned a class, you will be required to bring the following documents to complete your child's registration.  

  • A copy of your child's vaccination record
  • Proof of income for calendar year 2022 (for the childcare fee from September 2023 to August 2024). If you worked in Japan in 2022, please visit your city office and get a shotoku shomei (income certificate, one for each parent in the household. If you lived overseas, please submit documents that can verify income and make an appointment with the CDC Director to discuss these documents. 
  • Proof of relationship, such as Certificate of Residence with Family Register (juminhyo-tohon, 住民票謄本) with relationship or birth certificate that proves the relationship of the child to be enrolled to the parent affiliated with OIST. (We will return the original document to you after confirming the relationship. Copies are accepted, too.) 


You will also need to fill out the following forms and bring them to the Tedako Child Development Center. 


You may also submit the following optional forms.