What is JILPT

What is the Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training? 

The Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training (JILPT) is an incorporated administrative agency under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW), established in October 2003 through the merger of the Japan Institute for Labour (JIL) and the Labour Training Institute (of former Ministry of Labour).

Date of Establishment
October 1, 2003
Basis of Law
Independent Administrative Institution, Labor Policy Research and Training Organization Act (Act No. 169 of December 13, 2002) (Japanese)
2,511 million yen (FY2024) (including 2,459 million yen in subsidies for operation)
Board of Directors and Executive Officers
5 persons
Full-time staff
97 persons (As of April 1, 2024)

The JILPT Law (Japanese)

Organizational Objectives and Plan (Japanese)

Annual Plan (Japanese)

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