Site Policy / Legal matters

Disclaimer

There is no guarantee of the completeness or accuracy of any information provided on this website. This information may be changed without notice or warning. The administrators and owners of this website accept absolutely no responsibility for any damage that may occur directly or indirectly due to the use of the information or content on this website.

Prohibitions

The following activities are prohibited in the use of this website:

  1. Any activity that hinders or creates obstructions to the operation of this website.
  2. Any activity that causes or may cause inconvenience, loss, or violations of privacy to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, the users of this website, or other third parties.
  3. Any activity that violates or may violate public order and morality.
  4. Any activity that violates a law, ordinance, or regulation.
  5. Any other activity deemed inappropriate by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.

Applicable laws and court of jurisdiction

Interpretation and application of this Site Policy and all use of this website shall adhere to the laws of Japan unless otherwise specified. All disputes arising in connection with the use of this website shall be subject in the first instance to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court.

Recommended environment

The following browsers are recommended for the safest and most pleasant experience using this website:

  1. Microsoft Edge
  2. Google Chrome, latest version
  3. Mozilla Firefox, latest version
  4. Safari, latest version
  5. Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

In order to watch videos, make sure you have a good Internet connection:

  • · Internet connection with 1+ Mbps

Technology used

  1. Cookies
    This website utilizes cookies for the purpose of achieving a more convenient viewing experience and continuously improving this website. A cookie is data sent to a user’s browser from the server that handles administration of this website. The cookie sent is saved in the user’s computer. However, information such as the user’s name, address, phone number, and other information that identifies the user are absolutely not included in this cookie. Additionally, these cookies have no direct negative effect on the user’s computer. This website may use cookies provided by a third-party contractor to assess the access information of this website. It is possible for the user to decline cookies through the use of appropriate browser settings. Disabling cookies in this way will not hinder the use of this website in any major way. Refer to your browser’s help files or browser manufacturer for information on these browser settings.
  2. JavaScript
    Portions of this website use JavaScript to achieve a more comfortable user experience. Failure to activate JavaScript in your browser may result in an inability to properly view or use this website.
  3. Twitter
    Refer to the Twitter website for an explanation of its terms of use.
  4. Facebook
    Refer to the Facebook website for an explanation of its terms of use.
  5. YouTube
    Refer to the YouTube website for an explanation of its terms of use.

Technology used

This website will protect its information assets from threats, for the purpose of preserving the trust of its users and fulfilling its social mission as the website of a governmental institution.

  1. As a means of maintaining the safety and accuracy of this site’s information assets, appropriate safety measures have been taken to prevent improper data access, and the destruction, alteration, loss, and leakage of this data.
  2. The information assets on this site are handled in strict accordance with the Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s basic policy on information security, laws, ordinances, and other standards.
  3. Should the processing of information assets be entrusted to an external party, this processing work will take place under the appropriate supervision of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
  4. Mechanisms will be established for the continued improvement of this information security policy, one of the aims of this website.