Compulsory Insurance Requirement for non-tank ships in Japan

Attached below is the web-link to the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure & Transport's website which provides a summary of the compulsory insurance requirements currently in effect.  Links within the page include various language translations of the information as well as forms, procedures and contact details for Japanese agencies.

 http://www.mlit.go.jp/english/maritime/Web/insurance_portal3eng.htm

Office of Maritime Security and Liability for Accident, Maritime Bureau & Regional Offices
TelephoneFax
Head Office of the Ministry

Office of Maritime Security and Liability for Accident, Maritime Bureau

+81-3-5253-8616

+81-3-5253-1642

E-mail: maritime@mlit.go.jp
District Transport Bureau (Regional Office)

Hokkaido District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-134-27-7181

+81-134-23-4221

Tohoku District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-22-791-7516

+81-22-299-8884

Kanto District;

General Affairs Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-45-211-7222

+81-45-662-6192

Hokuriku Shinetsu District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-25-244-6113

+81-25-248-7271

Chubu District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-52-952-8021

+81-52-952-8083

Kinki District;

General Affairs Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-6-6949-6423

+81-6-6949-6528

Kobe District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-78-321-7054

+81-78-321-0966

Chugoku District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-82-228-8794

+81-82-228-3468

Shikoku District;

Ship Safety and Maritime Environment Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-87-825-1189

+81-87-821-5732

Kyushu District;

General Affairs Division, Maritime Safety and Environment Department

+81-092-472-3173

+81-092-472-3305

Okinawa;

Ship and Seafarer Division, Transport Department

+81-98-866-1838

+81-98-860-2280

 

 

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