|Minister of Health and Welfare|
5 April 2000 – 4 July 2000
|Prime Minister||Yoshirō Mori|
|Succeeded by||Yūji Tsushima|
5 October 1999 – 5 April 2000
|Prime Minister||Keizō Obuchi|
|Preceded by||Sohei Miyashita|
12 December 1992 – 9 August 1993
|Prime Minister||Kiichi Miyazawa|
|Preceded by||Tokuo Yamashita|
|Succeeded by||Keigo Ōuchi|
April 20, 1944|
|Political party||Liberal Democratic Party|
|Alma mater||Keio University|
Yuya Niwa (丹羽 雄哉 Niwa Yūya, born April 20, 1944) is a Japanese politician of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP), a former member of the House of Representatives in the Diet (national legislature). A native of Niihari District, Ibaraki and graduate of Keio University he was elected for the first time in 1979 after working as a writer for Yomiuri Shimbun. Later, he served as the Minister of Health in 1992 and in 1999.
- Official website in Japanese.