House of Councillors (Japan)
|House of Councillors |
Single non-transferable vote (147 seats)
Party-list proportional representation (98 seats)
|21 July 2019|
|Chamber of the House of Councillors|
The House of Councillors has 242 members who each serve six-year terms, two years longer than those of the House of Representatives. Councillors must be at least 30 years old, compared with 25 years old in the House of Representatives.