Consolidation of Payment Methods for Site License Individual IDs/Individual IDs

March 26, 2008

Currently, users can choose two methods of payment: invoice (bank transfer to a specified account; quarterly) or credit card (monthly). However, as a part of our efforts to increase administrative efficiency, the payment methods for Site License Individual IDs and Individual IDs will be consolidated to only credit card payments in stages. For users who are currently paying by invoice, we apologize for any inconvenience the new policy might cause you and appreciate your understanding.

[For new users]
  • - New applications for Individual IDs will be accepted only by credit card payment after April 2008.
    Apply on the web by March 31, 2008.
    Mail "Usage application form" to us by April 30, 2008. (Indicated by the postmark on the envelope)

  • - New applications for Site License Individual IDs will be accepted only by credit card payment after April 2009.
    For your convenience, payment by credit card is recommended.

[For users who are renewing IDs]
  • Renewal applications for Individual IDs and Site License Individual IDs will be accepted only by credit card payment after April 2009.

    • - For users who are currently paying by invoice, please change your payment method to credit card when renewing your ID after April 2009. (Payment by invoice will be unavailable.)For your convenience, payment by credit card is recommended.
    • - For users who are currently paying by credit card, please choose payment by credit card again when renewing your ID after April 2009. (Payment by invoice will be unavailable.)

See: FAQ 5.4 How can I change the payment method to credit card?

Options of payment method
Options of payment method

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at the e-mail address below.

[For general inquiries about CiNii]
CiNii Desk
National Institute of Informatics (NII)
E-mail: user-request@nii.ac.jp
【料金支払方法に関する問合せ先】
国立情報学研究所 総務部会計課経理チーム
E-mail: keiri@nii.ac.jp