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Outline of the Bank

The Bank's objectives and history, and locations of its offices.

Organization of the Bank

The Bank's organization including the Policy Board -- the Bank's highest decision-making body.

Laws and Rules

The Bank's laws and rules, including the Bank of Japan Act.

The Bank's Accounts

Releases related to the Bank's accounts, including financial statements.


Releases introducing the Bank's activities, such as the Medium-Term Strategic Plan and the Annual Review.

Business Continuity Planning

Business continuity planning at the Bank, at financial institutions, and in financial markets, as well as the Bank's releases related to natural disasters.


Contact information and procedures regarding various services that the Bank provides to individuals and firms.


Related web sites.

Research Papers and Reports Related to the Bank
Speeches and Statements Related to the Bank