Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA)

JAEPA provides access for Australia's exporters and supports two-way investment.

Main content

The Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) was signed on 8 July 2014. It entered into force on 15 January 2015.

Doing business with Japan

Before entering the Japan business market, there are a number of factors to take into account including culture, politics and business etiquette.

Austrade can help Australian companies familiarise themselves with local market conditions, as well as assist in developing export opportunities through a range of in-market and Australian-based services.

To learn more about visas, tax requirements, priority business and product sectors visit Doing business in Japan.

More information

Please visit the JAEPA page on the DFAT website for comprehensive information and the full text of the agreement.

Go further, faster with Austrade

Austrade’s Go Global Toolkit helps you learn the export basics, find the right markets and understand market requirements.