- April 1, 2020
We have updated our procurement website.
Open tenders and other notices
November 24, 2020
November 24,2020 [Call for prior confirmation of limited tendering / Time limit for comments: 16:00 JST, December 10] Solid rolled wheel (narrow gauge/ normal axle load):1set.（PDF：258.4 KB）
November 9, 2020
2:00 PM November 9,2020 [Call for prior confirmation of limited tendering / Time limit for comments: 14:00 JST, November 24] Station public address systems: 4sets.（PDF：392.3 KB）
September 14, 2020
September 14,2020 [Call for prior confirmation of limited tendering / Time limit for comments: 16:00 JST, September 30] Solid rolled wheel (narrow gauge/ normal axle load):1set.（PDF：352.9 KB）
June 1, 2020
June 1,2020 [Notice of procurement / Time limit for comments: 14:00 JST, June 22] Scissors crossover JIS 50N Rail,8#: 1set（PDF：334.1 KB）
No information available at this time.
- “Notice of procurement” and “Notice of request for comments” of railway goods that are subject to the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement are posted on this page. Notices of other goods and services are posted on the Official Government Gazette ("Kampo").
Procurement at Tokyo Metro
Tokyo Metro is responsible for a core part of the railway network in the Tokyo Metropolitan area. We own and operate nine subway lines used by more than 7 million passengers every day.
Valuing every passenger who use our network, we are committed to provide better services that are safe, secure, and comfortable. In order to achieve this goal, we have established the "Tokyo Metro Procurement Policy", which forms the basis of our procurement activities. It is our policy to ensure optimal procurement practices with a broad, global perspective when sourcing goods and services, in a transparent, fair, and impartial manner that ensures high quality.
Also, we have established the "Tokyo Metro Procurement Guidelines", which set out a specific day-to-day code of conduct for putting our Procurement Policy into practice.
For new suppliers
Companies seeking to become a supplier of goods and construction services for Tokyo Metro, except when participating in open tendering, must register as a Potential Supplier. Please refer to the “Standard procedure of procurement of goods and construction services” for details of the procedure.
Standard procedure of procurement of goods and construction services
Tokyo Metro is subject to WTO Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA). In principle, we publicize tender notices and conduct open tendering for procurements with values greater than the specified thresholds. Companies willing to participate in the tender should follow steps described in the tender notice. Please refer to the "Standard procedure of open tendering" for details of the procedure.
Standard procedure of open tendering
Overview of Tokyo Metro’s rolling stock fleet – March 31, 2020 version（PDF：317KB）
Overview of Tokyo Metro’s signalling system – March 31, 2020 version（PDF：121KB）
Overview of Tokyo Metro’s maintenance vehicles – April 1 , 2020 version（PDF：343KB）
Goods and construction services
Registration of goods/construction partners
Regular registration for fiscal years 2021/22 to 2023/24 (April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2024) has ended. Registration application for the next three-year period is scheduled to open around May 2023.
Regular registration for fiscal years 2021/22 to 2023/24 [Japanese version only]
The following Master Agreements are concluded between Tokyo Metro and companies registered as Potential Suppliers:
Master Agreement for the Procurement of Goods [Japanese version only] （PDF：295KB）
Master Agreement for the Sales of Goods [Japanese version only] （PDF：282KB）
Master Agreement for Construction Works [Japanese version only] （PDF：356KB）
Master Agreement for Design Outsourcing [Japanese version only]（PDF：322KB）
Please follow the instructions shown in the link below to update your registered information.
Registration update [Japanese version only]
Specifications and standard drawings for construction services
Please refer to the following website by Metro Development Co., Ltd for information on how to purchase specifications and standard drawings of construction services outsourced by Tokyo Metro.
Specifications and standard drawings of construction services outsourced by Tokyo Metro [Japanese version only]
Procurement report for goods (April 2019 - March 2020)
Tokyo Metro's procurement plan of goods and services subject to government procurement for FY2020/21 (April 2020 - March 2021)（PDF：19KB）
Tokyo Metro's procurement plan of major railway related goods subject to government procurement (public tenders) for FY2020/21 - FY2022/23 (April 2020 - March 2023) [UPDATED: October 19, 2020]（PDF：1.63MB）
Procurement plan of major construction services and other technical services for FY2020/21 (April 2020 – March 2021) [Japanese Version Only]（PDF：58KB）