The Hotel Business Act was amended at December 13, 2023

to keep accommodations comfortable for Lodgers and Hoteliers

Related Materials

The Outline of the Act Partically Amending the Hotel Business Act and Other Acts to Develop a Business Environment to Support the Continued Business Activities of Business with Operations related to the Environment Health Industry, etc.

The Outline of the Guideline for the Hotelier based on the Amended Hotel Business Act

Poster of the Amended Hotel Business Act


The Contact Information of Inquiry related to the Amended Hotel Business Act is below.

Local Government

Please see the page (written in Japanese) for the contact information of Local Government for inquiry.

The inquiry for tourists from outside of Japan

Name Contact Availability
Consumer  Hotline for Tourists TEL:03-5449-0906
※Available languages
English, ​Chinese, ​Korean, ​Thai, ​Vietnamese, ​French, ​Japanese
(Closed weekends, national holidays, and Dec. 29 – Jan. 3)
Japan Safe Travel Information  

Environmental Health Division
Public Health Bureau