Website Policy

JAF website (hereinafter referred to as "this website") is operated by Japan Automobile Federation (hereinafter referred to as "JAF"). Use this website only after you have agreed to the following terms and conditions.

Please note that this Website Policy and related regulations are subject to change without prior notice.

Limitations and liability regarding the use of materials on this website

This website is owned, operated and managed by JAF and it is not permitted to copy, reproduce, reprint, download or distribute any of the materials on it. JAF basically owns the copyright and other proprietary rights regarding any and all information on this website.

Materials may be downloaded for personal use only; you may not edit or otherwise modify, republish, redistribute, sell or otherwise exploit the materials for other purposes.

Under no circumstances shall JAF be liable for any damages or loss resulting from the use of, or the inability to use, this website. JAF is not responsible for any necessary servicing, repairs or modifications due to the foregoing damages.

Recommended usage environment

The following browsers are recommended in order to use this website more safely and comfortably.

PC Always use the latest version of Microsoft Edge/Google Chrome/Mozilla Firefox.
Android Always use the latest version of Google Chrome.
*Operation has been verified on Android OS 7.0 or higher.
iPhone Mobile Safari, Google Mobile Chrome
*Operation has been verified on iOS 11.0 or higher.

Note: Each browser application is regularly upgraded with new features and security enhancements, so always update your browser version to the latest version.


This website provides some information in for form of PDF files which require Adobe Acrobat Reader to read. Be sure to download and install Adobe Acrobat Reader before opening a PDF file.

Note: As with the browser, Adobe Acrobat Reader is regularly upgraded with new features and security enhancements, so always update the software version to the latest version before using it.

Adobe Acrobat Reader

Download Adobe Acrobat Reader (link to Adobe)


This website uses JavaScript for a more convenient and comfortable user experience.

If JavaScript is not turned on (enabled) in your browser settings, this website may not function properly or display correctly.

Links to this website

  • Be sure to clearly show the link to the JAF website.
  • As a general rule, link to the following URL. page of JAF English site)

  • Avoid displaying any screen from this website within the frame of another site, or linking to only part of the screen on this website (such as materials, images, etc.) as this may constitute of breach of copyright and reproduction rights.
  • JAF is not responsible for any links.