Reservations and Declarations for Treaty No.185 - Convention on Cybercrime

Nature of declaration : Authorities
Status as of 22/10/2017

Japan

Declaration contained in a letter from the Consul General of Japan deposited with the instrument of acceptance on 3 July 2012

Pursuant to Article 24 (Extradition), paragraph 7.a of the Convention, the Government of Japan notifies that :

The Minister for Foreign Affairs
2-2-1, Kasumigaseki
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-8919

is the authority responsible for making or receiving requests for extradition or provisional arrests in the absence of a treaty.
Period covered: 01/11/2012 -
Articles concerned : 24

Declaration contained in a letter from the Consul General of Japan deposited with the instrument of acceptance on 3 July 2012

Pursuant to Article 27 (Procedures pertaining to mutual assistance requests in the absence of applicable international agreements), paragraph 2.a and c of the Convention, the Government of Japan designates,

a) as the authorities responsible for answering requests for mutual assistance :

The Minister of Justice
or the person designated by the Minister (Director of International Affairs Division)
Criminal Affairs Bureau
Ministry of Justice
1-1-1, Kasumigaseki
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-8977

b) as the authorities responsible for sending requests for mutual assistance :

The Minister of Justice
or the person designated by the Minister (Director of International Affairs Division)
and
The National Public Safety Commission
or the person designated by the Commission (Director of International Investigative Operations Division)
Organized Crime Department
National Police Agency
2-1-2, Kasumigaseki
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-8974
Period covered: 01/11/2012 -
Articles concerned : 27

Declaration contained in a letter from the Consul General of Japan deposited with the instrument of acceptance on 3 July 2012 - Or. Engl.

Pursuant to Article 35 (24/7 Network), paragraph 1 of the Convention, the Government of Japan designates as a point of contact available on a twenty-four hour, seven-day-a-week basis:

The International Investigative Operations Division
Organized Crime Department
National Police Agency
2-1-2, Kasumigaseki
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-8974

[Note by the Secretariat: For more information, please contact the Executive Secretary of the Cybercrime Convention Committee, alexander.seger[at]coe.int.]
Period covered: 01/11/2012 -
Articles concerned : 35


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