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Advice for Foreign Residents: Planning for Washing Machine Disposal in Japan

Washing machines are indispensable in our daily routines. Yet, as foreign residents prepare to leave Japan, whether returning home or relocating, the disposal of bulky appliances like washing machines often becomes a concern.

Understanding the Disposal Process:
As expatriates’ stays in Japan conclude, the task of disposing of large appliances, such as washing machines, looms large. Given their size and the logistical challenges they present, washing machines cannot simply be left behind or discarded without adherence to specific regulations, notably the Home Appliance Recycling Law, which mandates special disposal procedures.

Japanese Rental Practices:
Unlike the practice in many Western countries, where rental properties often come furnished, Japanese rentals typically do not include furniture or appliances. This necessitates that expatriates purchase their own and, subsequently, devise a plan for their disposal upon departure, a significant departure from what many may be accustomed to.

The Importance of Early Inquiry:
Time-Consuming Disposal Process: From collection to processing, disposing of a washing machine can be a lengthy process. Early action is essential to ensure there’s ample time for proper disposal.
Complex Regulations: The disposal of appliances in Japan involves navigating specific procedures and, occasionally, incurring costs. Advanced planning and being well-informed are crucial.
Busy Periods: During peak moving seasons, such as the end of the school year or its beginning, demand on waste removal services spikes. Early contact is vital to avoid delays and guarantee disposal.

For expatriates, planning for the disposal of washing machines is a critical step in preparing for departure from Japan. To ensure a hassle-free process, we strongly advise seeking early consultation with a professional waste removal service.
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SangyouHaikibutsu SyuusyuuUnpangyou Kyokabangou No.05600158419 / Kanagawaken Kouaniinkai No.451930004961