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Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare・Health Monitoring Center for Overseas Entrants (HCO)

To Anyone Entering/Returning to Japan

The rules for entry into Japan will change starting on June 1, 2022.
Click here for more information.​
(Link to the Web site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

Regulations for Designated Quarantine Period

Designated quarantine period after entering/returning to Japan

Isolate yourself at your accommodation (registered location of isolation) or home, and do NOT come into physical contact with others.
Report your location and health condition daily as pledged.


During your stay

Practice precaution against infection: Use mask, sanitize hands/fingers, avoid the "3Cs" (closed space, crowd, close contact).


*Fast Track is available for those entering from Narita International Airport, Haneda Airport,Chubu Centrair International Airport, Kansai International Airport, Fukuoka Airport.​


INDEX

① Daily Actions (with MySOS App)


Please refer to these Frequently Asked Questions relevant for persons who meet the conditions of having entered Japan from a non-designated country, having presented proof of 3 vaccine doses upon entry at the airport, and who are not required to stay in quarantine.

Report Your Location using the Health and Location Monitoring App for Overseas Entrants(MySOS)

  • 1

    Log In (Register to Start Using the App)

    - Install the app from the unique QR code

    - Upon arrival at an airport in Japan, please enter Passport Number and Date of Birth. You can then start using the app.


  • 2

    Register Your Location of Isolation (Accommodations), Report Your Current Location

    - Upon arriving at your location of isolation (accommodations), “check in” to register your location.

    - Multiple times a day, you will receive a notification asking you to confirm your current location.

    →Tap the “I’m Here!” button to reply.

Report Your Health Condition using the Health and Location Monitoring App for Overseas Entrants(MySOS)

  • Once a day, you will receive a notification asking you to confirm your health condition.

    →Follow the prompt in the notification to report your health condition.

About the Health and Location Monitoring App for Overseas Entrants(MySOS)

  • *You may recieve an AI-powered automatic video call rather than from the operator, but you can answer the same in either case.


  • Answering Video Calls

    - Answer incoming video calls from the HCO to verify that you are staying at the registered location of isolation (your accommodations).

Warning

You MUST answer incoming HCO communications.
You cannot call back on a video call.When you receive a video call, the HCO will confirm whether you are at home or indoors at the time, based on your surroundings, etc. Please wait for the next video call, as the HCO cannot make this confirmation if you call back by telephone.

② Other Actions (besides MySOS App)

Consultation, Contacts, Information

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Reporting Health Issues, etc./Consultations

Please use the following link for contact information on local government websites to find where to reach if you develop symptoms and need to consult, change your registered quarantine location, or want to ask about getting diagnosed at a medical facility or testing center.

Health Monitoring Center for Overseas Entrants (HCO)

Health Monitoring Center for Overseas Entrants (HCO) will conduct various follow-up to those who have entered or returned to Japan during the " designated quarantine period".

Health Monitoring Center for Overseas Entrants

Phone03-6757-1038(Automatic voice guidance)

Operating hours 9:00 to 18:00 (9 a.m. to 6 p.m.) daily all year, including weekends and holidays.

COVID-19 Multilingual Guide

When Close Contact with COVID-19 Positive Person is Suspected

  • If close contact with COVID positive person is suspected, HCO may contact you to provide instructions and specific information (by email, push notification and video call via MySOS App etc.).

    航空機内等での濃厚接触が疑われた場合、情報提供やご案内のため、電話等によりご連絡することがあります。

Current Notices

*The rules for entry into Japan will change starting on June 1, 2022. Click here for more information.​(Link to the Web site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs)


*Our Privacy Policy will change on May 25, 2022 (Wednesday).​
Regarding contact information obtained from inquiries and system problem reports, etc., additions will be made to "4. Personal information, purpose of use, and method of obtaining information through these services," and minor text changes will also made. Regarding information obtained prior to these revisions, there is no change to purpose of use, etc. (Posted May 18, 2022)​


*Fast Track is available for those entering from Narita International Airport, Haneda Airport,Chubu Centrair International Airport, Kansai International Airport, Fukuoka Airport.​


*We have launched a new web page. Click here to see the status of online systems operated by the Health Monitoring Center for Overseas Entrants (HCO).


*If a connection error message appears on MySOS app, do not try to press the "I'm here" button repeatedly. Wait for a while before attempt to press it later.

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