Japan ratified the Convention on 30 September 1998, and the Convention entered into force for Japan on 1 March 1999.
Stockpile Destruction (Article 4)
In its initial transparency report submitted on 27 August 1999, Japan reported stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession or under its jurisdiction or control.
In 2003, Japan reported that it had completed the destruction of all stockpiled anti-personnel mines.
In total, Japan reported having destroyed 1,000,089 mines.
Retained Mines (Article 3)
Mine Clearance (Article 5)
Japan reported that there were no mined areas under its jurisdiction or control.