Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications


The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) is responsible for fundamental framework of Japan, such as the various organizations relating to the economic and social activities of the nation, and supports the basis of the nation.

The scope of functions of the MIC includes the management and administration of the basic administration system of the country, the administration of local autonomy (regional decentralization reforms and regional vitalization), and fire and emergency services, and the realization of growth strategies applying information communications technologies (ICT). MIC is also covering the international policies about ICT rule making.