Shibetsu (士εˆ₯εΈ‚)Β is a city in the Kamikawa Subprefecture of Hokkaido, Japan, known for its scenic landscapes and agricultural activities. As of September 2016, it has a population of approximately 19,794. Shibetsu covers an area of 1,119.29 square kilometers and features attractions such as the Sheep and Cloud Hill, which highlights the town's sheep farming heritage. The city is also famous for its participation in sports training camps due to its favorable climate and facilities.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Shibetsu

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District Postal Code
Asahicho Iwaionai γ€’095-0403
Asahicho Sanei γ€’095-0405
Asahicho Chuo γ€’095-0401
Asahicho Towari γ€’095-0402
Asahicho Minamiasahi γ€’095-0406
Asahicho Moshiri γ€’095-0404
Odori Higashi γ€’095-0019
Odori Nishi γ€’095-0029
Odori Kita γ€’095-0039
Onnebetsucho γ€’095-0181
Onnebetsucho Ibun γ€’095-0182
Onnebetsucho Kitashizukawa γ€’095-0183
Gakuden γ€’095-0052
Kamishibetsucho γ€’095-0371
Kawanishichō γ€’095-0064
Kitamachi γ€’095-0051
Shimoshibetsucho γ€’095-0061
Shingakuden γ€’095-0053
Tayorocho γ€’098-0475
Tsukumocho γ€’095-0043
Naka Shibetsucho γ€’095-0063
Nishi Shibetsucho γ€’095-0056
Nishi 1 Jo γ€’095-0021
Nishi 2 Jo γ€’095-0022
Nishi 3 Jo γ€’095-0023
Nishi 4 Jo γ€’095-0024
Nishi 5 Jo γ€’095-0025
Nishi 1 Jo Kita γ€’095-0031
Nishi 2 Jo Kita γ€’095-0032
Nishi 3 Jo Kita γ€’095-0033
Nishi 4 Jo Kita γ€’095-0034
Nishi 5 Jo Kita γ€’095-0035
Higashioka γ€’095-0045
Higashi Yamacho γ€’095-0044
Higashi 1 Jo γ€’095-0011
Higashi 2 Jo γ€’095-0012
Higashi 3 Jo γ€’095-0013
Higashi 4 Jo γ€’095-0014
Higashi 5 Jo γ€’095-0015
Higashi 6 Jo γ€’095-0016
Higashi 7 Jo γ€’095-0017
Higashi 8 Jo γ€’095-0018
Higashi 9 Jo γ€’095-0041
Higashi 10 Jo γ€’095-0042
Higashi 11 Jo γ€’095-0048
Higashi 1 Jo Kita γ€’095-0001
Higashi 2 Jo Kita γ€’095-0002
Higashi 3 Jo Kita γ€’095-0003
Higashi 4 Jo Kita γ€’095-0004
Higashi 5 Jo Kita γ€’095-0005
Higashi 6 Jo Kita γ€’095-0006
Higashi 7 Jo Kita γ€’095-0007
Higashi 8 Jo Kita γ€’095-0008
Fudomachi γ€’095-0054
Butokucho γ€’095-0062
Minami Shibetsucho γ€’095-0055
Minamimachi Higashi γ€’095-0046
Minamimachi Nishi γ€’095-0047

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Shibetsu for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Shibetsu, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Shibetsu. The first type of PO box is provided by Shibetsu Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Shibetsu to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from Β₯2,050 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at Β₯1,800 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Shibetsu via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.