Site Policy

Rights and Links


1.The copyrights of the individual information (text, photographs, illustrations, etc.) posted on this site are generally owned by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the WOOD Collection Executive Committee. However, the copyrights of some images are owned by the original authors.
2.You may not reproduce or otherwise use text and images on this site without permission except in the event permitted by the Copyright Act such as reproduction for personal use or quotations.


In principle, you are free to link to this site whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes. However, please do not establish a link if you apply, or may apply, to one of the following.

1.If the content includes slander or defamation of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, the WOOD Collection Executive Committee, or other companies or organizations.
2.If the content infringes on the copyrights, trademarks, other intellectual property rights, property, privacy, or portrait rights of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, the WOOD Collection Executive Committee, or other companies or organizations, or if it is likely to infringe on such rights.
3.If the content is displayed in a frame, making it unclear that it is content from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the WOOD Collection Executive Committee, and could lead to misunderstanding by third parties.
4.In addition to the above items, when your website commits an act that violates acts, regulations, rules and other laws/ordinances or public order and morals and acts that interfere with the operation of this site
5.If links are posted without permission using logos or marks owned by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the WOOD Collection Executive Committee.
6.When you establish a link in a form that causes a misunderstanding over the source of the information provider
Please also note that the URL of this site is subject to change without notice. Please understand that the Tokyo Metropolis Government will bear absolutely no responsibility for other damages, complaints or otherwise in relation to links.


1.Recommended Environment

We recommend you use the following browsers when using this site to use it even more safely and comfortably.
1.Latest version of Microsoft Edge
2.Latest version of Google Chrome
3.Latest version of Mozilla Firefox
4.Latest version of Safari
You can also view this website on a smartphone or tablet (iOS and Android).

2.Technology used


We use JavaScript in some of the content so that you can use this site even more comfortably.
Please understand that you may not be able to correctly display or operate this content if you have not enabled JavaScript in the settings of the browser you use.


We use SSL encrypted communications in some of the services on this site to improve the security level.
Your web browser must support 128-bit SSL to use the applicable services.
Your name, address, telephone number and other personal information that you input is automatically encrypted before it is sent by using a web browser compatible with the security functions.
You do not need to be concerned about the contents being stolen even in the unlikely event of a third party intercepting the transmitted data.
You may not be able to use the applicable page depending on your firewall and other settings.
In addition, the URL of this site may be changed without notice, so please be aware of this.
Otherwise, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government shall not be liable for any compensation, complaints, or other matters related to the links.


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If you have not installed Adobe Reader or if the content of this website is not displayed correctly, please download the latest version before viewing this site.


Please view the Instagram site for a description relating to its terms of use.


Please view the Facebook site for a description relating to its terms of use.

3.Information System Security

We protect information assets from threats to continue business based on your trust and to fulfill our social mission as an administrative organ.
We strive to prevent unauthorized access, destruction, falsification, loss or leakage and take appropriate safety measures to maintain the safety and accuracy of information assets.
Our handling of information assets complies with the Tokyo Metropolis Government Basic Information Security Policy, laws/ordinances and other norms.
In the event we outsource the processing of information assets, we will do so based on appropriate management as the Tokyo Metropolis Government.
We will create a system for continuous improvement to maintain and improve information security.

Legal Matters

1. Disclaimers

We do not provide any guarantee with respect to the completeness or accuracy of the information posted on this site.
The information posted is subject to change without notice.
We will accept absolutely no responsibility for any direct or indirect loss from using the information or content contained on this site.

2. Prohibited Matters

We prohibit the following acts when using this site.
1.Acts that hinder or obstruct the operation of this site
2.Acts that cause, or may cause, inconvenience, disadvantage or damage privacy to another user, third party or our company
3.Acts that violate, or may violate, public order and morals
4.Acts that violate acts, laws, acts or ordinances
5.Other acts the Tokyo Metropolis Government deems to be inappropriate

3. Governing Law and Court of Jurisdiction

The interpretation and application of this site's use and the terms of use described herein shall be governed by Japanese law, unless otherwise specified. In addition, all disputes arising from the use of this site shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Tokyo District Court.