Jurisdiction Guide

FATF Travel Rule requirements in Japan

In April 2022, the JVCEA introduced the Travel Rule in Japan. Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is currently creating amendments to the Act on Prevention of Transfer of Crime Proceeds (APTCP) to specify crypto Travel Rule requirements and will launch a public consultation and announce the effective date.

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