This website (hereafter referred to as "This Site") collects personal information from its users to the extent necessary to smoothly run its services, including providing information on its web pages and receiving users' opinions. In collecting,
using, and handling personal information, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government takes proper measures as described below, based on the "Tokyo Metropolitan Ordinance on the Protection of Personal Information" (Ordinance No. 113 of 1990; hereafter
referred to as "the Ordinance"), and endeavors to provide a website that everyone can use with peace of mind.
"Personal information" refers to addresses, names, phone numbers, email addresses, and other personally identifying information provided via use of This Site to the Tokyo Metropolitan Government.
Collection of personal information
As a general rule, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government collects via This Site personal information voluntarily provided (registered) by users. The purpose of collecting personal information will be identified. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government
limits the collection of personal information to what is necessary to achieve the purposes identified to users.
Restrictions on the use of personal information
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government uses personal information provided (registered) by users only for the purposes identified in advance. The relevant implementing bodies* will never use this personal information outside the purposes of
the collection, nor will this personal information be provided to any parties other than the implementing bodies, unless otherwise specified by the Ordinance.
However, statistical data on user attributes, etc., obtained through the
operation of This Site, may be publicly published, but this data will not contain personal information.
*"Implementing bodies" refers to those that handle the relevant personal information, namely the Governor of Tokyo, administrative
commissions, the directors of public enterprises, Fire Chief, and the directors of administrative bodies stipulated by Tokyo Metropolitan Government regulations.
Handling of personal information
This Site's administrators will handle all collected personal information securely and carefully and take proper measures to prevent any unauthorized disclosure, use, alteration, etc.
The management of This Site may be entrusted to
an external party. This contractor will also take proper measures in an identical manner to that described above.
Non-personally identifying information
This Site automatically collects information on Internet domain names, IP addresses, and the user environment in which the website is viewed (hereafter referred to as "non-personally identifying information").
This Site limits the collection
of non-personally identifying information to what is necessary to improve the usability of This Site, and this information will only be used for that purpose. However, statistical access data and user environment data for This Site may
be publicly published.