It is the participation in politics system directly

[inquiry] Audit Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3127)

[inquiry] Election Administration Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3115)

[inquiry] Administration Division Administration Section (Phone: 03-3463-1307)

Directly with the participation in politics system

Inhabitants participate in local autonomy administration through representative whom oneself chose in election, but administration of local public entity cannot necessarily reflect intention of inhabitants enough only in this.

Means for inhabitants to realize directly their intention must be guaranteed truly when representative whom we chose in election takes action that is against intention of inhabitants so that inhabitants participate in administration of local public entity.

It is system of the participation in politics directly that is established from such a way of thinking.

We request directly

Request for establishment, abolition, revision of the regulations

[inquiry] Administration Division Administration Section (Phone: 03-3463-1307)

When the representative demands establishment, the abolition, revision of the regulations from the head of a ward with joint signature of inhabitant of a ward (person registered with electoral list) with the right to vote 1/50 or more, the head of a ward calls assembly for less than 20 days and we touch opinion and measure this in assembly.

(Local Government Act Article 12 Paragraph 1, 4 of Article 74 ~ Article 74)

Request for inspection of desk work

[inquiry] Audit Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3127)

When the representative demands inspection from checkup committee about desk work of ward and desk work such as Board of Education, board of elections with joint signature of inhabitant of a ward (person registered with electoral list) with the right to vote 1/50 or more, checkup committee inspects about there having been request.

(Local Government Act Article 12 Paragraph 2, Article 75)

Claim of parliamentary dissolution of assembly

[inquiry] Election Administration Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3115)

When board of elections refers this to vote of qualified voter when the representative demands dissolution of assembly from board of elections with joint signature of inhabitant of a ward (person registered with electoral list) with the right to vote 1/3 or more, and there was affirmative vote of the majority during effective vote of elector, assembly is dissolved.

(Local Government Act Article 13 Paragraph 1, Article 76 ~ Article 79)

Claims to recall such as member of the Diet, the head of a ward

[inquiry] Election Administration Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3115)

When board of elections refers this to vote of qualified voter when we request dismissal of member of the Diet and the head of a ward from board of elections, and there was affirmative vote of the majority from the representative during effective vote of elector, with joint signature of inhabitant of a ward (person registered with electoral list) with the right to vote 1/3 or more, member of the Diet and the head of a ward lose job.

In addition, people whom it was for lose the job when the head of a ward measures this in assembly when we request dismissal such as the vice-head of a ward, election administration committee member, checkup committee, member of the board of education from the head of a ward, and higher than 2/3 of member of the Diet attend, and there were the agreements 3/4 or more from the representative by the same procedure.

(Local Government Act Article 13 Paragraph 2, Paragraph 3, Article 80 ~ Article 88)
(law Article 8 about organization of local educational administration and administration)

Request for inhabitants inspection

[inquiry] Audit Commission Secretariat (Phone: 03-3463-3127)

When it is admitted that there is, inhabitant of a ward attaches document which independent, proves these, and, about the head of a ward and committee or committee, the staff, fact to neglect expenditure of illegal or unfair public money, the acquisition, management, disposal of property, the conclusion, observance of a contract of contract, levy, the collection of public money, management of property demands inspection for checkup committee and can demand necessary measures such as prevention or correction.

When checkup committee inspects within 60 days and admits that there is reason for request, we recommend that we take necessary measures against assembly or the head of a ward.

(Local Government Act Article 242)

Citizens' suit

As for the person who inspects, and requested, dissatisfaction can bring up suit in illegal act to suffer from inspection request, fact neglecting at measures such as as a result of inspection by checkup committee or advice, assembly or the head of a ward once.

(2 of Local Government Act Article 242)