Ministry of Home Affairs (Japan)

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Not to be confused with Home Ministry (Japan).
Ministry of Home Affairs
Agency overview
Formed July 1, 1960 (1960-07-01)
Preceding agency
Dissolved January 5, 2001 (2001-01-05)
Superseding agency
Jurisdiction  Japan
Headquarters Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Parent agency Government of Japan

Ministry of Home Affairs (自治省 Jichishō?) was a ministry in the Japanese government that existed from July 1, 1960 to January 5, 2001 and is now part of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. The head of the ministry was a member of a cabinet.