Japan

Official name Region ISO 3166-2 code Flag
Japan
Asia
JP

Party status

Type Party status Date of joining Entry into force
Party Acceptance 06 August 1980 04 November 1980

National contacts

    Management authorities

    1. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

    Office of Trade Licensing for Wild Animals and Plants
    Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau
    Trade Control Department
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 01 17 23
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 01 09 97
    Email
    cites_japan [at] meti.go.jp
    Mailing address
    1-3-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8901
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    Other Management Authorities competent to grant permits / Otras Autoridades Administrativas competentes para conceder permisos / Autres organes de gestion compétents pour délivrer les permis For import and (re-)export of wild fauna and flora / Para la importación y la (re)exportación de fauna y flora silvestres/ Pour l’importation et la (ré-)exportation de la faune et la flore sauvages

    2. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

    Office of Trade Licensing for Wild Animals and Plants
    Trade and Economic Cooperation Bureau
    Trade Control Department
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 01 17 23
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 01 09 97
    Email
    cites_japan [at] meti.go.jp
    Mailing address
    1-3-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8901
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    For introduction from the sea / Para la introducción procedente del mar / Pour les introductions en provenance de la mer For Whale

    3. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    International Affairs Division
    Fisheries Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 02 24 43
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 04 26 49
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8907
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    For Coral

    4. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Fisheries Management Division
    Fisheries Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 67 44 23 63
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 01 10 19
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8907
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    For Others

    5. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Resources and Environment Research Division
    Fisheries Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 02 84 87
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 02 16 82
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Tokyo 100-8907
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    For (re-)export of plants / Para la (re)exportación de plantas / Pour la (ré-)exportation des plantes

    6. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

    Chubu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry
    Telephone
    +81 (52) 951 40 91
    Fax
    +81 (52) 961 78 29
    Mailing address
    5-2, Sannomaru 2-chome
    Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi
    Aichi 460-8510
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    7. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

    Chugoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry
    Telephone
    +81 (82) 224 56 59
    Fax
    +81 (82) 224 56 42
    Mailing address
    Hiroshima No. 2 Godo-chosha Building
    6-30, Kami Hatchobori
    Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi
    Hiroshima 730-8531
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    8. Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)

    Hokkaido Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry
    Telephone
    +81 (11) 709 17 52
    Fax
    +81 (11) 709 17 98
    Mailing address
    Sapporo No. 1 Godo-chosha Building
    Kita 8-jo Nishi 2-chome
    1-1, Kita-ku
    Sapporo 060-0808
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    9. Kansai Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Telephone
    +81 (6) 69 66 60 34
    Fax
    +81 (6) 69 66 60 88
    Mailing address
    1-5-44, Otemae
    Chuo-ku
    Osaka 540-8535
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    10. Kanto Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Telephone
    +81 (48) 600 02 65
    Fax
    +81 (48) 601 13 06
    Mailing address
    Shintoshin Godo-chosya No. 1
    1-1, Shintoshin, Chuo-ku
    Saitama-shi
    Saitama 330-9715
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    11. Kobe International Trade Office

    Telephone
    +81 (78) 393 26 82
    Fax
    +81 (78) 393 26 85
    Mailing address
    5th floor, Kobe Local Joint Government Building
    29, Kaigan-dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe-shi
    Hyogo 650-0024
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    12. Kyushu Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Telephone
    +81 (92) 482 54 25
    Fax
    +81 (92) 482 53 21
    Mailing address
    Fukuoka No.1 Godo-chosha Building
    11-1, Hakata Eki Higashi 2-chome
    Hakata-ku, Fukuoka-shi
    Fukuoka 812-8546
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    13. Okinawa General Bureau, Cabinet Office

    Telephone
    +81 (98) 866 17 31
    Fax
    +81 (98) 860 37 10
    Mailing address
    2-1-1 Omoromachi
    Naha city
    Okinawa 900-0006
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    14. Shikoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry

    Telephone
    +81 (87) 811 85 25
    Fax
    +81 (87) 811 85 56
    Mailing address
    3-33 Sunport
    Takamatsu-shi
    Kagawa 760-8512
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    15. Tohoku Bureau of Economy, Trade and Industry

    International Affairs Division
    Telephone
    +81 (22) 221 49 07
    Fax
    +81 (22) 223 26 58
    Mailing address
    3-3-1, Honcho Aobaku
    Sendai
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    16. Tokyo International Trade Office

    Telephone
    +81 (3) 58 42 70 71
    Fax
    +81 (3) 56 89 78 41
    Mailing address
    Yushima Godo-chosha Building
    4-6-15, Yushima
    Bunkyo-ku
    Tokyo 113-0034
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    17. Yokohama International Trade Office

    Telephone
    +81 (45) 201 96 06
    Fax
    +81 (45) 201 71 56
    Mailing address
    Yokohama No.2 Kowan-Godo-chosha Building
    1-1, Kaigandori
    Naka-ku, Yokohama-shi
    Kanagawa 231-0002
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    For/para/pour Mammalia (except/excepto/sauf Cetacea, Pinnipedia & Sirenia), Aves, Reptilia (except/excepto/sauf Cheloniidae & Dermochelyidae), Amphibia, Arthropoda & Annelida

    1. Ministry of the Environment

    Wildlife Division
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 55 21 82 83
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 81 70 90
    Mailing address
    1-2-2 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8975
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    For/para/pour Cetacea, Pinnipedia, Sirenia, Cheloniidae, Dermochelyidae, Pisces, Mollusca & Cnidaria

    2. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Resources and Environment Research Division
    Fisheries Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 02 07 36
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 02 16 82
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8907
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    Flora Herbal species / Especies herbarias / Herbes

    3. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Horticultural Crop Division
    Agricultural Production Bureau
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 02 81 11
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 02 08 89
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8950
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    Timber species / Especies maderables / Bois

    4. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Research, Extension and Environment Policy Division
    Forestry Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 01 38 45
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 02 28 87
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8952
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    1. Ministry of the Environment

    Wildlife Division
    Nature Conservation Bureau
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 55 21 82 83
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 81 70 90
    Mailing address
    1-2-2 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8975
    Last update
    17 March 2017

    2. Ministry of Finance

    Customs Clearance Division
    Customs and Tariff Bureau
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 81 41 11 (ext. 2534)
    Fax
    +81 (3) 52 51 21 25
    Mailing address
    3-1-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    3. Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

    Resources and Environment Research Division
    Fisheries Agency
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 02 84 87
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 02 16 82
    Mailing address
    1-2-1 Kasumigaseki
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8907
    Last update
    14 February 2014

    4. National Police Agency

    Director of Economic Crimes Investigation
    Community Safety Bureau
    Telephone
    +81 (3) 35 81 01 41
    Fax
    +81 (3) 35 81 93 35
    Email
    cites_japan [at] npa.go.jp
    Mailing address
    1-2 Kasumigaseki 2-chome
    Chiyoda-ku
    Tokyo 100-8974
    Last update
    17 March 2017