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Rules of Origin > LEGAL TEXTS

LEGAL TEXTS

For the rules of origin of EPA (Economic Partnership Agreements), please refer to the text of each agreement.

EPA (Economic Partnership Agreement)
AgreementLegal text
Japan-Singapore EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Protocol of amendment (agreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex II A)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin (Annex II B)
Japan-Mexico EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Specific Rules of Origin(Annex 4)
Origin Verifications( Annex 5)
Uniform Regulations
Japan-Malaysia EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Product Specific Rules(Revised version)(Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational Procedures
Japan- Chile EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex 2)
Competent Authority (Annex 3)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 4)
Operational Procedures
Japan-Thailand EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational Procedures
Japan-Indonesia EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational procedures
Japan-Brunei EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational Procedures
Japan-ASEAN EPA Agreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex 2)
Information Technology Products(Annex 3)
Operational Certification Procedures(Annex 4)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Attachment to Annex 4)
Implementing Regulations
Japan-Philippines EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational Procedures
Japan-Switzerland EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Rules of Origin( Annex II)
Product Specific Rules(Appendix 1 to Annex II)
Specimen of Certificate of Origin(Appendix 2 to Annex II)
Text of the Origin Declaration(Appendix 3 to Annex II)
Operational Procedures
Japan-Viet Nam EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex 2)
Operational Certification Procedures(Annex 3)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Attachment to Annex 3)
Implementing Regulations
Japan-India EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules (Annex 2)
Operational Certification Procedures(Annex 3)
Implementing Procedures
Japan-Peru EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules( Annex 3)
Proofs of Origin(Annex 4)
Operational Procedures
Japan-Australia EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Data Elements for Documentary Evidence of Origin(Annex 3)
Implementing Agreement
Indicative List of Textile Finishing Processes
Japan-Mongolia EPAAgreement text (excerpt)
Product Specific Rules(Annex 2)
Minimum Data Requirement for Certificate of Origin(Annex 3)
Operational Procedures
Trans-Pacific Partnership
[Not yet entered into force.]
Agreement text (CHAPTER 3, ANNEX 3-A,B,C)
Product-Specific Rules of Origin(Annex 3-D)
Provisions Related to the Product-Specific Rules of Origin for Certain Vehicles and Parts of Vehicles(Appendix 1 to Annex 3-D)
Agreement text (CHAPTER 4)
Textiles and Apparel Product-Specific Rules of Origin(Annex 4-A)
Short Supply List of Products(Appendix 1 to Annex 4-A)

For the rules of origin of GSP (Generalized System of Preferences), non-preferential rules of origin and procedural requirements at importation, please refer to the applicable provisions stipulated in domestic laws and regulations of Japan. [available in Japanese only]