Information on COVID-19

Information from Ichinoseki City

Information from Iwate prefecture


Notice on COVID-19 vaccination

Prevaccination Screening Questionnaire for COVID-19 vaccine(厚生労働省)

Covid-19 frequently asked questions(厚生労働省)
 〔Further information on 3rd dose
 〔Vaccinations for Children(5~11 years old)〕

Vaccination Certificate of COVID-19(厚生労働省)

Covid-19 vaccination (Ichinoseki City)
 〔Booster Shots (3rd Dose)〕
 〔Persons eligible for 1st and 2nd dose
 〔Vaccination for children (5-11 years old)
   〔Vaccination Certificate of COVID-19〕 
 ■Vaccine information can be found here

◆Consultation Call Centers Regarding the COVID-19 vaccine
The Iwate Prefectural Government has set up call centers/hotlines to answer any inquiries regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.

1) Please contact the Iwate Prefecture COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center below for more specialized medical-related inquiries:

Phone: 0120-89-5670 (Free dial)
Hours: 9am to 9pm (Daily)
Language: Japanese
Reception support: English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Malay, Tagalog, Nepali, Portuguese, Spanish, French, Russian, German, Italian, Myanmarese, Khmer, Mongolian, Sinhalese, Hindi, Mongolian, Sinhala, Hindi available.

2) Please contact your local hot line for more general inquiries such as reservation tickets, venues, etc.

Ichinoseki City COVID-19 Vaccination Call Center
Phone number: 0120-033-567 (toll-free)
Reception hours: 9 am to 9 pm (including Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays)
Reception support: English and Chinese available.

3) You can also contact the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare’s COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center:

Phone: 0120-761770 (Free dial)
Hours: 9am to 9pm
Language: Japanese

Vaccination Updates(NHK-World Japan)
Information on coronavirus vaccination in Japan.

How to receive the COVID-19 vaccine(特定非営利活動法人 多言語センターFACIL)

Telephone Consultation

◆Consultation Call Center

TEL:019-651-3175 FAX:019-626-0837
Available 24hrs, 7 days a week
FAX consultation form about COVID-19

◆Iwate COVID-19 Call Center

TEL:019-629-6085 FAX:019-626-0837
9:00am~9:00pm (Every day, 7days a week)

◆Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare Call Center

TEL:0120-565653(Toll Free) FAX:03-3595-2756
9:00am~9:00pm (Every day, 7days a week)

Multilingual information

◆Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare Call Center ◆

TEL: 0120-565-653 (Toll Free)
Supported languages and Open hours (Everyday including weekends and holidays):
-English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese and Spanish: 9:00-21:00
-Thai: 9:00-18:00
-Vietnamese: 10:00-19:00

◆AMDA Medical information Center◆〔特定非営利活動法人AMDA国際医療情報センター〕
03-6233-9266 (charges apply)
10:00am~4:00pm Weekdays
Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean, Thai, Spanish, Portuguese, Tagalog, Vietnamese

◆「Japan Visitor Hotline」◆多言語対応コールセンター 〔JNTO日本政府観光局〕
050-3816-2787(charges apply)
365days, 24hrs
Japanese, English, Chinese, Korean

◆FRESC Help Desk◆〔出入国在留管理庁〕

For non-Japanese people affected by COVID-19 FRESC Help Desk

TEL: 0120-76-2029

Days : Monday to Friday
Time : 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, or public holidays)
Languages 18 languages including Japanese, Vietnamese, Chinese, and English








COVID-19 Contact-Confirming Application(Abbreviation: COCOA)〔厚生労働省〕

The contact-confirming application is a smartphone app that enables you to receive notifications about the possibility of contact with someone infected with the novel coronavirus.

Japanese/ English/ Chinese

Google Play
App Store


Iwate pref.-COVID-19 personal support Official LINE Account〔岩手県庁〕
COVID-19 updates


★add friends using a QR code


Multilingual News

News Web Easy 〔NHK〕
Easy Japanese News

NHK-World Japan 〔NHK〕
Multilingual Emergency updates

Living Information

Information on status of residence


Guide to living support


About special loans such as emergency small funds〔法務省〕
We will lend up to 200,000 yen to those who are in trouble due to the new coronavirus infection.

Guidance on Temporary Loan Emergency Funds
日本語 English(英語) Tiếng Việt(ベトナム語) 中文(中国語)
코리언(韓国語) Español(スペイン語) Português(ポルトガル語  




新型コロナウイルス対応 指さし会話


Evacuation Essentials Under COVID-19 Crisis(内閣府)