The Company offers business operators total services of payment that can be safely and conveniently processed at convenience stores or by other ways such as credit card, electronic money, or Pay-easy. The business purposes of the Company are to construct a payment infrastructure in Japan that achieves customer satisfaction and to contribute to society as a creator of additional values related to credit-card payment. The Company views the protection of personal information as the top priority issue, and recognizes that the safe and appropriate handling of personal data is one of its significant social responsibilities.
In addition to personal information protection, the Company appropriately handles specific personal information. Unless otherwise specifically noted, personal information does not include specific personal information(※).
Instituted on October 1, 2002
Revised on Jan 27, 2016
GMO Payment Gateway, Inc.
Issei Ainoura, President & Chief Executive Officer
"Personal information" means that information relating to a living individual which falls under any of each following item:
・ those containing a name, date of birth, or other descriptions etc.
whereby a specific individual can be identified (including those which can be readily collated with other information and thereby identify a specific individual)
・ those containing an individual identification code.
※"Individual identification code"
An "individual identification code" means those prescribed by cabinet order which are any character, letter, number, symbol or other codes falling under any of each following item.
・ those able to identify a specific individual such as fingerprint data and facial-recognition data, that are a character, letter, number, symbol or other codes into which a bodily partial feature of the specific individual has been converted in order to be provided for use by computers.
・ those character, letter, number, symbol or other codes such as passport number and driver’s license number, or which are stated or electromagnetically recorded in a card or other document issued to an individual so as to be able to identify a specific user or purchaser, or recipient of issuance by having made the said codes differently assigned or, stated or recoded for the said user or purchaser, or recipient of issuance.
※"Specific Personal Information"
Personal information including the individual number
A 12-digit identification number notified by each municipality
※"Personal information protection management systems" mean a set of frameworks for the protection of personal information, such as formulation of the policy, maintenance of the systems, planning, implementing, inspections, and reviews.