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List of Eligible Political Parties in Japan
(Information updated as of January 1, 2014)

Official Name: Japan
Parliament: House of Representatives, House of Councillors
Parliamentary Leadership: Bunmei Ibuki, Kenji Hirata
Website: www.shugiin.go.jp
Last Election: December 16, 2012 (HOR), July 11, 2010 (HOC)
Next Election: December 2016 (HOR), July 2016 (HOC)
No. of Seats in the parliament: 475
Eligible by number of seats won
- Liberal Democratic Party (LDP)
- Democratic Party (DP)
- Innovation Party
- Komeito (KM)
- Japanese Communist Party (JCP)
Eligible by popular votes won