PayPal - Automatic Monthly Payments

Choose the option plan that best suits your needs by clicking the PayPal buttons below.

If the PayPal page is in Japanese, click here and in the new window change the language to English (with the language selection box in the top right corner of the page), finally click the PayPal payment plan button on this page.

**Please be aware that transaction fees are added to to the union dues on the basis of 3.9% of dues plus 40yen.

 

 

 

 

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Union Dues Rates

Your dues rate is set according to your yearly salary (including bonuses) as indicated on the table below.

You will be expected to start paying union dues in the second calendar month after your application.

※ If you are not a current member please click here and send an application form before paying any dues.

 


Income
(pre-tax, including wages and bonuses)

Union Dues per Month


¥41,000 per month
up to¥499,999 anually

¥500

¥42,000 - ¥83,000 per month
¥500,000 yen - ¥999,999  annually

¥1000

¥84,000 - ¥166,000 per month
¥1,000,000  - ¥1,999,999 annually

¥2000

¥167,000 - ¥208,000 per month
¥2,000,000 - ¥2,499,999 

¥2500

¥209,000 - ¥249,000 per month
¥2,500,000 - ¥2,999,999 annually

¥3000

¥250,000 - ¥374,000 per month
¥3,000,000 - ¥4,499,999 annually
¥3500

 ¥375,000 - ¥499,000 per month
¥4,500,000 - ¥5,999,999 annually

¥4000

¥500,000 - ¥624,000 per month
¥6,000,000 - ¥7,499,999 annually

¥4500

¥625,000 & over per month 
¥7,500,000 & over annually

¥5000

 

Salary Deduction - Check-Off

This is a system where your union dues are deducted from your salary and remitted to the union by your employer.

If you work at one of the following workplaces, you will be expected to use this system except in extreme circumstances. You will be asked to complete a special permission form and send it to the union. Click on the company name to download the relevant form.

  • Berlitz
  • Doshisha (Junior & High Schools)
  • Doshisha International Academy (Shotobu)
  • ECC
  • Osaka Kodai
  • Relo Panasonic Excel
  • Setsunan University
  • Shinobu Foods

 

PayPal

Please be aware that transaction fees are added to to the union dues on the basis of 3.9% of dues plus ¥40.

 

Pay Monthly

 

Pay Yearly

 

 

Banks

  Automatic Debit One time payment
Japan Post Bank Take me there Take me there
Other Banks Take me there Take me there

 

 

Union Dues - Existing Members

Dues Payments

If you are not a current member please click here and send an application form first.

If you are joining the Union with a specific problem, depending on the circumstances and the severity of your problem, you may be required to pay one year of dues upfront.

Read more...

Japan Post (JP Bank) One-off Transfers

Dues can be paid at any post office using a 'yubin furikae' (or fuirmikomi). Forms pre-printed in English are available from the General Union; blank forms can be obtained at any post office by asking for a 'furikae youshi'.

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Japan Post (JP Bank) Automatic Bank Transfer

When establishing an automatic transfer through your Post Office (JP Bank) account, please remember to notify the union by email after you have lodged the forms at the Post Office. Please also advise us your account name if it is in Katakana. finance(@)generalunion.org

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MUFJ Automatic Bank Transfer

When establishing an automatic transfer through your bank, please remember to notify the union by email after you have lodged the forms at your bank. Please also advise us your account name if it is in Katakana. finance(@)generalunion.org

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Sumitomo Mitsui (SMBC) Automatic Bank Transfer

When establishing an automatic transfer through your bank, please remember to notify the union by email after you have lodged the forms at your bank. Please also advise us of your account name if it is in Katakana. finance(@)generalunion.org

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Mizuho Automatic Bank Transfer

When establishing an automatic transfer through your bank, please remember to notify the union by email after you have lodged the forms at your bank. Please also advise us your account name if it is in Katakana. finance(@)generalunion.org

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Automatic Dues Transfer from your bank

Union dues can be paid by automatic transfer from Sumitomo Mitsui, Tokyo Mitsubishi UFJ, and Mizuho banks, along with Japan Post Office Bank (JP Bank).

Read more...

Union Dues Rates

Your dues rate is set according to your yearly salary (including bonuses) as indicated on the table below.

You will be expected to start paying union dues in the second calendar month after your application.

※ If you are not a current member please click here and send an application form before paying any dues.

 

 


Income
(pre-tax, including wages and bonuses)

Union Dues per Month


¥41,000 per month
up to¥499,999 anually

¥500

¥42,000 - ¥83,000 per month
¥500,000 yen - ¥999,999  annually

¥1000

¥84,000 - ¥166,000 per month
¥1,000,000  - ¥1,999,999 annually

¥2000

¥167,000 - ¥208,000 per month
¥2,000,000 - ¥2,499,999 

¥2500

¥209,000 - ¥249,000 per month
¥2,500,000 - ¥2,999,999 annually

¥3000

¥250,000 - ¥374,000 per month
¥3,000,000 - ¥4,499,999 annually

¥3500

 ¥375,000 - ¥499,000 per month
¥4,500,000 - ¥5,999,999 annually

¥4000

¥500,000 - ¥624,000 per month
¥6,000,000 - ¥7,499,999 annually

¥4500

¥625,000 & over per month 
¥7,500,000 & over annually

¥5000

 

Salary Deduction - Check-Off

This is a system where your union dues are deducted from your salary and remitted to the union by your employer.

If you work at one of the following workplaces, you will be expected to use this system except in extreme circumstances. You will be asked to complete a special permission form and send it to the union. Click on the company name to download the relevant form.

  • Berlitz
  • Doshisha (Junior & High Schools)
  • Doshisha International Academy (Shotobu)
  • ECC
  • Osaka Kodai
  • Relo Panasonic Excel
  • Setsunan University
  • Shinobu Foods

 

PayPal

Please be aware that transaction fees are added to to the union dues on the basis of 3.9% of dues plus ¥40.

 

Pay Monthly

 

Pay Yearly

 

 

Banks

  Automatic Debit One time payment
Japan Post Bank Take me there Take me there
Other Banks Take me there Take me there

 

 

GU Osaka Head Office - Map

Address

530-0043,
Osaka, Kita-ku, Temma 1-6-8,
Rokko Temma Building 201
General Union

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Discounts for members

The following establishments have agreed to offer discounts to General Union members upon the presentation of a valid membership card. Many thanks for their generosity.

 

All Japan

ETJ Book Service
[ Textbooks etc ]
Web address: www.etjbookservice.com
Discount: 20% off and free shipping over 5000 yen
Comment Be sure to state that you are a union member when ordering.

 

 

KANSAI

Bunka Bar
[ Bar/Food ]
Web address Facebook
Area: Kyobashi
Address: 534-0024 都島区東野田町5-9-3 (in the shotengai)
Discount: 10% off food & drinks

 

LiNGUA World Cafe
[ Cafe/Craft Beer ]
Web address www.linguaworldcafe.com
Area: Uehonmachi/Tanimachi 9
Address: Hold Building 1F, Ikutamamae cho 1-1 Uehommachi, Tennoji-ku, Osaka 543-0072
Discount: 10% off food & drinks

 

Tacuba - Mexican Food
[ Restaurant ]
Web address: www.tacuba.jp
Area: Umeda
Address: 〒530-0018 Osaka Prefecture, Osaka, Kita, Komatsubaracho, 2−4−1F
Discount: 10% off until May 14 2018 (Trial Period)

 

 

TOKAI

Bottoms Up Gifu
[ Bar ]
Area: Gifu
Address: Ass building  2F, Tetsumei dori 3 chome 16-2, Gifu  090-3155-8447
Discount: 200 yen entry fee waived

 

 

 

 

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