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Who we are

Name The Building Center of Japan
Representative Director Kimihiro Hashimoto, President
Location ■Administrative Office
1-9, Kanda Nishiki-cho, Chiyoda-ku,Tokyo 101-8986 Japan
■Osaka Branch Office
Meiji Yasuda Seimei Sakaisujihonmachi Bldg., 1-7-15 Minamihonmachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0054 Japan
Number of executives and regular employees 157 (As of April 1, 2016)
Date of foundation August 7, 1965
Policy BCJ aims to ensure the development of healthy-architectural activities in Japan and in foreign countries, and to contribute to the improvement of public welfare by conducting evaluations of building techniques, technology development, surveys for research purposes, dissemination of information, and international exchanges.
  1. Evaluation, Approval, and Certification of building techniques
  2. Building Confirmation and Inspection
  3. ISO System Assessments
  4. Development and diffusion of new building technologies and guidance thereof
  5. Research
  6. Gathering, organizing, provision, and diffusion of information
  7. International exchanges and cooperation
  8. Others
Periodical Publication Building Letter(monthly)