If your household is exempt from paying income tax (1)

If your household is exempt from paying income tax, you can undergo screening for stomach, colon, lungs, cervix, endometrium and breast free of charge. Please submit the tax exemption certificate for all members of your family when you apply. You can get this certificate at your local ward office or Sapporo City Tax Office free of charge. Please inform them why you need this form (i.e. for cancer screening in Sapporo City).
If your household does not come under the above category, you can contact Sapporo City Contact Center for charges.

If you are 40 years or older,
you can have yearly screening for stomach, colon and lung cancer.
If you are 40 years or older,
you can undergo breast screening every two years when your age is an even-number.
If you are 20 years or older,
you can undergo screening for cervical and endometrial cancer every two years when your age is an even-number.

For more information, refer to the website in Japanese or please contact Sapporo City Contact Center.

http://www.city.sapporo.jp/eisei/kenshin/gankenshin.html (in Japanese)

You can use Sapporo City Contact Center:(English available)
TEL011-222-4894 FAX011-221-4894
E-mail:info4894@city.sapporo.jp
URL:http://www.city.sapporo.jp/callcenter/

Information from Sapporo City