Initial inoculation (1st and 2nd inoculation)

Overview of the first inoculation (1st and 2nd inoculations)

The City provides the first vaccination for those aged 12 and over.

For an overview of the first vaccination such as who is eligible for vaccination, vaccination costs, and vaccines to be used, please refer to "Outline of the first vaccination (1st and 2nd vaccination) ".

For information on pediatric vaccinations (5 to 11 years old), please see " Children's vaccinations (1st and 2nd doses) ".

For information on infant vaccinations (6 months to 4 years old), please check "Infant vaccinations (6 months to 4 years old) ".

About inoculation without reservation of the first inoculation

Pfizer Vaccine (conventional) will be administered without appointment.

In the city, we will implement "vaccination without reservation" that anyone, including Bunkyo residents and people outside of Bunkyo, can be vaccinated without reservation.

Inoculation target person

Those who meet all of the following requirements 1 to 3 can be vaccinated.

  1. Anyone (residents of Bunkyo Ward, people outside of Bunkyo Ward)
  2. 12 years old or older on the date of vaccination
  3. Those who have not been vaccinated for the first or second time of the new coronavirus vaccine

Vaccination date/time/venue/vaccine used

Vaccination date and time/venue (as of November 15, 2022)
Date and time of inoculation Inoculation venue Vaccine used

November 17 (Thursday)

  • 16:30-19:00

Center for Gender Equality

(4-8-3 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku)


(conventional type)

Tuesday, November 22nd

  • 16:30-19:00

November 27 (Sunday)

  • 10:00-12:30
  • 14:00-16:00

December 3 (Saturday)

  • 10:00-12:30
  • 14:00-16:00

Friday, December 16th

  • 10:00-12:30
  • 14:00-16:00

December 17 (Saturday)

  • 10:00-12:30
  • 14:00-16:00

December 22 (Thursday)

  • 10:00-12:30
  • 14:00-16:00

belongings of the day

  1. Vaccination ticket for the first vaccination (1st and 2nd vaccination) issued by the municipality
  2. preliminary examination slip
  3. Identity verification documents (driver's license, health insurance card, etc.)

Precautions for inoculation without reservation

  • We do not carry out bivalent vaccination against Omicron strains, pediatric vaccination, or infant vaccination without appointment .
  • If there are many visitors, you may have to wait.
  • There is a limit to the number of vaccinations per day (30 frames), so it may end early.
  • If you do not have the vaccination ticket, you may be refused vaccination.
  • If you are outside of Bunkyo Ward, you do not need to apply for an address outside of your area.
  • Those under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a guardian.

  • There is no parking lot at the venue. Please use the public transportation.

  • Please refrain from direct inquiries to the venue.

About vaccination schedule

Inoculation schedule (as of November 18, 2022)

Reservation start date

Vaccine to use

Inoculation date

(1st inoculation)

Inoculation venue



(conventional type)

December 3 (Saturday)

health service center

(1-16-21 Kasuga Bunkyo Civic Center 3F)

December 24 (Saturday)

  • Reservations for vaccinations can be made through the reservation site or call center.
  • There is no parking lot for exclusive use of the mass vaccination venue. Please come on foot or by public transportation. Please do not park on the street around the venue as it will cause inconvenience to facility users and neighbors.
  • As a general rule, the second vaccination date is three weeks after the first vaccination date.

Initial vaccination with Moderna vaccine and Takeda vaccine (Novavacs)

Pfizer vaccine is used for the first vaccination (1st and 2nd vaccination).

Therefore, if you wish to receive the first vaccination with Moderna vaccine or Takeda vaccine (Novavacs), please consider inoculating at the following vaccination venues.

moderna vaccine

Takeda Vaccine (Novavac)

If you wish to receive the Takeda vaccine (Novavacs), please also check "About Takeda vaccines (Novavacs) ".

Current reservation status

Number of reservations available (as of December 28, 10:00)

Vaccine type

Reservable number

January vaccination


10 frames


Reservation quota status by day for January 2023 (as of 10:00 on December 28) (PDF file; 345KB)

(Note) We started accepting reservations for January from 9:00 am on Wednesday, December 14th.

Vaccination reservation/inquiries

Group vaccination venue

Reservation site

For reservations, please click the reservation site.

Reservation site

Those who book only the second vaccination

If you have already completed the first vaccination and want to make a reservation only for the second vaccination , we will accept it only at the call center . Please note that reservations cannot be made on the above reservation site.

Notice regarding use of Internet Explorer

Due to the end of support for Microsoft's Internet Explorer (hereafter referred to as IE), we have ended the provision of the web reservation site on IE . If you are currently using IE, please switch to another browser .

Recommended browser for user screen :

[For PC]

  • Latest version of Edge
  • Latest version of Google Chrome
  • Latest version of Safari

[For smartphones]

  • Latest version of Google Chrome
  • Latest version of Safari

call center

0120-168-185 (toll free)

 If you cannot connect to a toll-free number such as an IP phone, 03-6747-4593 (charges apply) 

(From 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. on weekdays, weekends and holidays)

Regarding the phone reservation for the new coronavirus vaccine, there is a mistake in dialing the phone number. When calling the call center, please check the number carefully to avoid dialing the wrong number.

Individual inoculation

You can receive individual vaccinations by making an appointment directly with a designated medical institution in the city.

For details, please see " Individual Vaccinations by Designated Medical Institutions in the City".

Reservation of other vaccination venues

For venues where the city is not the implementing body, reservations are accepted on the respective implementing body's website or call center.

Large-scale vaccination venues set up by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government

Please search on the Tokyo Novel Coronavirus Vaccination Portal Site (link to an external site).

Contact information

Bunkyo Ward Public Health Department

New Coronavirus Vaccination Call Center Weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (excluding December 29th to January 3rd)

Phone number: 0120-168-185 (toll free)
If you cannot connect to a toll-free number such as an IP phone, please call 03-6747-4593 (charges apply).

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