Terms of Use

1. Using the content on the Ministry of Defense/Self-Defense Forces (MOD/SDF) website

Information made available on this website (hereinafter referred to as the "Content") may be freely used, copied, publicly transmitted, translated or otherwise modified on condition that the user complies with provisions 1) to 6) below. Commercial use of Content is also permitted.

Note, however, that numerical data and data in Simple tables, graphs, and so forth are not subject to copyright. Accordingly the terms of use does not apply to such data, and said data may be used freely.

Use of the Content constitutes agreement by the user with these terms of use for using the Content described herein (hereinafter referred to as the "Terms of Use").

1) Source citation

2) No infringement of third party rights

3) Content where the Terms of Use does not apply

The Terms of Use herein does not apply to the following Content.

4) Governing law and jurisdiction

5) Disclaimer

6) Other


Individual or corporation may freely provide a link on their websites to the front page of the MOD/SDF website (https://www.mod.go.jp) and to websites of other organizations related to the MOD as well as to each page.