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Disclaimer and Privacy Policy

1. About the Link from Other Site.

This website is the principle free link. However, if there is a note of restrictions about the link, please follow the note.
When you set the link to our homepage, please note a link to the "Mt. Fuji Sabo Office, Chubu Regional Development Bureau, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (hereinafter referred to as Mt. Fuji Sabo Office) Home Page".
Also, if you set a link to our homepage, please send a mail with information below, using the link "here" at the bottom of this page.

1. The URL of the Page which You Set the Link.
2. Contact Information (ex. e-mail address)

Please note that you may be asked to remove the link if the contents of the linked source is contrary to the laws, public order, and/or morality to this website administrator's improper judgment.
This website may be subjected to change or delete without any notice.
Also, we will not notice even if the URL or the link has been changed.

2. Use of This Website Content

Information made available on our website (hereinafter referred to as “Content”) may be freely used, copied, publicly transmitted, translated or otherwise modified on condition that the user complies with provisions 1) to 6) below. Exception of Content where other terms of use are applied. Commercial use of Content is also permitted.

1) Source citation

a. The user must cite the source when using the Content. Sources should be cited in the following manner:

(Examples of source citation)
Source: Mt. Fuji Sabo Office, Chubu Regional Development Bureau website (URL of the relevant page)

b. If you have edited the Content for use, you must include a statement expressing that the content has been edited, in addition to the abovementioned source citation. Making public or using edited information in a format that may be misconstrued that have been created by the Government of Japan (or its ministries and/or agencies) is prohibited.

(Example of citation when using edited content)
Created by editing the XX Survey (Deviation and edited with "page title of the source" (Mt.Fuji Sabo Office, Chubu Regional Development Bureau) (URL of the relevant page)

2) Protection of Third Party Rights

a. In some cases, a third party (refers to a party other than the state. Hereinafter referred to as “Third Party”) may hold copyrights or other rights to a part of the Content.
For Content where a Third Party holds copyrights or other rights (e.g. portrait rights in a photograph, publicity rights etc.), it is the responsibility of the user to obtain consent for use from the Third Party unless there is explicit indication that the rights have already been cleared.

b. If a Third Party holds the rights to a part of the Content, said fact may be directly or indirectly stated or indicated through source citations, but in some cases the part of the Content to which the Third Party holds the rights may not be clear or may not be explicitly stated. It is the responsibility of the user to confirm the rights pertaining to use of the Content.

c. The contents acquired by the API (Application Programming Interface), etc., please follow the terms and conditions of its provider.

d. Even if a Third Party holds copyrights to the Content, some use of the Content, such as quoting, may be allowed without the consent of the copyright holder, under the Copyright Act of Japan.

3) Prohibited Use

a. The Content must not be used in the following ways:
(a) Usage that violates laws and ordinances, regulations, or public policy (public order and morality)
(b) Usage that represents a threat to the safety of the state and/or its citizens

4) Governing law and jurisdiction

a. The Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Japan.

b. In case of disputes relating to the use of the Content based on the Terms of Use, or the Terms of Use, the user agrees that the exclusive court of first instance shall be the district court with jurisdiction in the place where the organization that has published the disputed Content or Terms of Use is located.

5) Disclaimer

a. The state bears absolutely no responsibility for any action taken by the user involving the use of the Content (including use of information based on edited Content).

b. The Content may be modified, moved or deleted without prior notice.

6) Other

a. The Terms of Use does not limit those types of uses for which, under the Copyright Act of Japan, license from the right holders are not required.

b. The Terms of Use was established on Une 16, 2015. The Terms of Use is based on the Government of Japan Standard Terms and Conditions (Version 1.0).
The Terms of Use may be modified in the future.
Further, the Terms of Use shall be reviewed for revision in fiscal 2015.

3. Privacy Policy

Mt. Fuji Sabo Office collects information on users of its website within the scope required for optimal provision of services. All information collected will be used appropriately within the scope of purposes specified below.

Personal information such as the address, area, age and mail address of users is received with the consent of said users through the site in connection with the collection of opinions and questionnaires.
This personal information, which is provided with free will, is used for the purpose of inquiries into the betterment of this administrative service and will not be utilized for any other purpose.
Also, this information is only used in a statistical manner and inconvenience such the divulgence of individual names without consent does not occur.
At Mt. Fuji Sabo Office, personal information is recognized as highly important information and the personal information supplied is protected in compliance with the “Law on the Protection of Personal Information Held by Administrative Organs” and other related laws.

1. About the Handling of Feedback Returings

Please note that the feedback returned through this site may be published in pamphlets and informational materials issued in Chubu Regional Development Bureau in addition to this website.
In this case, information by which individuals may be indentified is not included.

2. About the Access Log

Information on individuals accessing this site is stored in the form of an access log. The individual’s domain name, variety of browser, time of access etc. is recorded in the access log. However information by which individuals may be identified is not included.
The access log is utilized for the purpose of statistical analysis related to site usage conditions, maintenance and management, and is not used for any other purpose.

3. About Cookies

Cookie is a mechanism by which a website provider can write and store temporary data on a visitor's computer by means of a web browser.
The computer can be further identified by referring to said cookies, and you can effectively use websites. The cookies may be used by the server program but even so, the personal information of visitors is not transmitted by the server.
It is also possible to disable the functionality of cookies in the browser settings.

4. About Protection of data

This website supports the "SSL" in order to protect the personal information. Under the SSL and use of secure browsers compatible with SSL mechanism, information is encrypted automatically.
Responsibility cannot be accepted for the standards and details of the handling of private information by other sites are linked by Mt. Fuji Sabo Office may revise the privacy policy in order to protect personal information further or accordance with the enactment or changes of the law etc.
The information acquired through this site may be entrusted to authorized persons for whom it is necessary for the execution of their duties. In this situation said persons shall be obliged by contract to not leak or otherwise disclose said information and shall carry out appropriate management of information.

5. Inquiries

For inquiries about Mt. Fuji Sabo Office website, please follow the link 'Contact Us' on this page top or below.