Autumn 2023 COVID-19 Vaccination

“Autumn 2023 COVID-19 Vaccination” is administrated as follows. The vaccination coupons have been sent to the eligible persons from September 11, 2023.

[Eligibility] Those who have finished 1st and 2nd vaccination

※Young children aged between 6months and 4 years old have to finish 3rd vaccination.

[Starting date of vaccination] September 20 (Wed.), 2023

[Fee] Free

[Type of Vaccine] Omicron-adapted XBB.1.5 monovalent vaccine(Vaccine developed adapting to the latest epidemic strain)

[Where to get vaccinated] Medical institutions or the following large-scale vaccination centers only available from October 2(Mon.) to 28(Sat.).

・JR Kotoni Station Venue (Kotoni 2jo 1chome 5588KOTONI3F)

・Nishi 11 chome Venue(Minami 3jp Nishi 11chome Former building of Chuo Health Center)

Please check Sapporo COVID-19 Vaccine NAVI for the details.(AI translation)

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

Sapporo International Communication Plaza

Note:♦You will need a vaccination coupon to receive this vaccination.
♦If you wish to visit a large-scale vaccination center, you must make an appointment online or by phone in advance.

Click pdf file below for a list of medical institutions (in Japanese) that offer the vaccination starting this fall.

Vaccine types and eligible ages vary depending on the medical institution, so please check when making an appointment.


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


Call the Medical Communication Hotline  TEL: 011-211-2121
A telephone operator will interpret for you when making appointments or inquires with hospitals within the city of Sapporo.

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 Sep. 24, 2023