Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (Japan)
|Formed||April 1, 1946|
|Dissolved||January 5, 2001|
|Headquarters||Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan|
|Parent agency||Government of Japan|
The Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications (郵政省 Yūsei-shō) was one of the ministries in the Japanese government. Ministry was resulted as merger of Ministry of Posts (郵政省) and Ministry of Telecommunications (電気通信省) on 1 August 1982, which were superseding Ministry of Communications (逓信省 Teishin-shō) from 1 April 1946. In 2001, the ministry was merged with other ministries to form the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.