The Policy Board is established as the Bank's highest decision-making body. The Board determines the guideline for currency and monetary control, sets the basic principles for carrying out the Bank's operations, and oversees the fulfillment of the duties of the Bank's officers, excluding Auditors and Counsellors.
The Bank's officers are Policy Board members (including the Governor and the Deputy Governors), Auditors, Executive Directors, and Counsellors.*1
|*1||The number of posts given to the Bank's officers is as follows: the Governor (one), the Deputy Governors (two), the Members of the Policy Board (six), the Auditors (three or fewer), the Executive Directors (six or fewer), and the Counsellors (a few).|
Members of the Policy Board
|Apr. 9, 2013||Announcement of Cabinet Decision about the Governor of the Bank of Japan|
|Mar. 21, 2013||Announcement of Cabinet Decisions about the Governor and Deputy Governors of the Bank of Japan|