From the 31st, the large-scale inoculation center for the new coronavirus vaccine set up by the government will be inoculated over the entire metropolitan area of ​​1 metropolitan area and 3 prefectures and Osaka prefecture.

In addition, the number of people who can be inoculated per day from the 31st is expected to increase to 15,000 in both Tokyo and Osaka venues, and the Ministry of Defense is preparing for the inoculation.

Large-scale government inoculation centers set up in Tokyo and Osaka were opened on the 24th of this month, and inoculation has been conducted for elderly people aged 65 and over living in the 23 wards of Tokyo and Osaka City.

From the 31st, the target of inoculation will be expanded to the elderly in Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba and Kanagawa prefectures, and the Osaka venue to elderly people living in the entire area of ​​Osaka prefecture.

At the Tokyo venue, the three prefectures of Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa were scheduled to be targeted from June 7, but due to the availability of reservation slots, the original schedule was moved forward by one week, 31 Inoculation will be done from the day.

In both Tokyo and Osaka, elderly people living in these areas can be vaccinated without a resident card.

In addition, from the 31st, the number of people who can be inoculated per day will increase to 10,000 at the Tokyo venue and 5,000 at the Osaka venue, for a total of 15,000, the largest scale that the Ministry of Defense can handle. The Ministry of Defense is ready and wants to get vaccinated.

We accept vaccination reservations for June 7th to 13th from today

On the other hand, reservations for vaccinations at the government's large-scale vaccination center will be accepted from 31st to 13th June.

Regarding the Osaka venue, in addition to the current area of ​​Osaka Prefecture, Kyoto and Hyogo will be added, and reservations will be accepted from around 1 pm.

The Tokyo venue will continue to cover the three prefectures of Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, and Kanagawa, and reception is scheduled to begin around 11:00 am.

Reservations are accepted only on the Internet, and the Ministry of Defense has set up a dedicated telephone window to respond to inquiries regarding operation methods.

Phone numbers are 0570-056-730 for the Tokyo venue and 0570-080-770 for the Osaka venue, and are accepted from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm, including Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.