Notice about the COVID-19 Vaccination

Getting the vaccine is free of charge (fully funded by the government).

The COVID-19 vaccine will be administered in the following order: first to healthcare workers, then the elderly, and then those with underlying medical conditions. Please confirm the order of your vaccination category, and wait until your turn comes.

“Notice on COVID-19 vaccination” provided by Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW)


Vaccinations for the Elderly

Sapporo city has enough vaccine doses available for those eligible.

Therefore, vaccinations for persons aged 75 and over will be processed as follows.

  1. Vaccination tickets will be sent from May 10th (Mon.)
  2. Booking starts on May 19th (Wed.)
  3. Vaccination starts on May 24th (Mon.)

Reservations can be made by phone or online.

Sapporo New Coronavirus Vaccination Inquiry Center

Sapporo New Coronavirus Vaccination Inquiry Center opened February 1, 2021.

For more information on the vaccination procedures, please contact this center.

Phone: 011-351-8646

Hours of operation: 9a.m. to 6p.m. (including weekends and holidays)

*To prevent the spread of COVID-19, face-to-face consultations are not available.

based on City of Sapporo Information

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center

For more information, please contact this center.

Phone number: 0120-761770 (toll-free)

Hours of operation: 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (including weekends and holidays) (available in 6 languages including English)

Instructions for COVID-19 vaccination manufactured by Pfizer

The following is the English translation of the Japanese official form (for reference).

Please fill in the Japanese official form, which will be sent to you, using the English version as reference.

Pre-vaccination Screening Questionnaire for COVID-19 Vaccine (in English)

Last reviewed on May 2, 2021