Our Policies

Policies and Principles

Our policies underpin how we do business across the JT Group.

Management principles

Our management principle, resource allocation policy and strategic framework remain unchanged. They are the foundation of our success and our future growth.

JT Corporate Governance Policy

We have enhanced our corporate governance, based on our belief that it is the means for conducting transparent, fair, timely and decisive decision-making for pursuing our management principle.

JT Group Code of Conduct

The JT Group Code of Conduct outlines our responsbilities towards consumers, business partners, shareholders, employees, and society.

Environmental Management

Three critical factors drive our commitment to reducing the environmental impacts of our business: our legal obligations, our business performance, and our responsibility as a corporate citizen.

Human Rights PolicyOpens PDF with new window

We have a human rights policy with input from external subject matter experts, that expresses our commitment to the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.

JT Group Responsible Procurement Policy

To achieve the JT Group Mission, the JT Group operates procurement in the manner as stated in the JT Group Responsible Procurement Policy.

JT Group Principles in Leaf Tobacco Production

JT Group secures a stable supply of quality tobacco that meets required standards at best cost through direct-procurement of leaf from growers and processes this leaf tobacco at our designated factory.

Our Tobacco Principles

Our approach to product responsibility in our tobacco business is defined by a set of core principles that reflect the main issues relating to tobacco products and our attitude to smoking.

Our Global Tobacco Marketing PrinciplesOpens PDF with new window

We have a set of global marketing principles, covering both international and Japanese domestic tobacco businesses.

JT Group Corporate Citizenship Activity Policy

As a good corporate citizen maintaining harmonious relations with society, the JT Group will fulfill its corporate responsibility through making sustained contributions to the communities in which it operates.

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