All public sector organizations ensure that anyone can conveniently reuse open government data through open government data portals, and are striving for universal expansion of use rights. (Article 1, Article 3 of the Open Government Data Act)
It refers to a public institution allowing users to access open government data in a machine-readable form or delivering it in various ways.
Open Government Data provided through the open government data portal can be used without a separate application procedure, and the list of provided open government data can also be checked on the website of each public institution.
Data that is not provided by the open government data portal can be used through application for provision. However, if the information subject to exclusion under Article 17 of the Open Government Data Act is included, provision may be denied, and in this case, you may apply for mediation to Open Data Medication Committee.
※ For more information on how to use open government data, please refer to Application Support> 「Open Government Data Reuse Guide」.
Regarding the scope of the open government data reuse permission, if there is a “no limit on the scope of use”, you can use it freely. If there is a restriction, the following information is provided for each type (refer to the open government data registration form subject to provision in Appendix 4 of the Open Government Data Act (Enforcement Regulation). Please note.
These Terms and Conditions are intended to stipulate the terms and conditions of use, the rights, duties and responsibilities of members and operating institutions, and other necessary matters in relation to the use of services provided by the Open Government Data portal (hereinafter referred to as the 'portal').
The definitions of terms used in this agreement are as follows.
Matters not stipulated in these Terms and Conditions shall be subject to relevant laws and regulations such as Open Government Data Act, Personal Information Protection Act, Copyright Act, and Information and Communication Network Act, as well as guidelines of competent ministries.
For the smooth operation of the portal, the operating institution may delete all information (hereinafter referred to as ‘posts’) such as articles, photos, videos, various files, links, etc. posted by members in the following cases without prior notice.
[Attachment No. 8 of the Enforcement Regulations of the Personal Information Protection Act] Request for personal information (access, correction, deletion, suspension of processing)
[Personal Information Protection Act Enforcement Rule Attachment No. 11] Power of attorney
The information subject may contact the following organizations for damage relief and consultation regarding personal information infringement.
① The Open Government Data portal is responsible for the handling of personal information and appoints a person in charge of personal information protection related to the processing of personal information. The information subject can inquire about personal information protection related inquiries, complaint handling, damage relief, and reading requests to the person in charge of personal information protection and the department in charge.
▶ Receiving and processing personal information request
▶ inistry of Public Administration and Security's Personal Information Protection Comprehensive Support Portal → Complaints on Personal Information → Requests to View Personal Information