BlogNotices from the International Relations Department

【To those who manage dine-in restaurants】[Second: Jan 12-27] Early Business Closure Request for Covid-19 Infection Prevention (新型コロナウイルス感染症の拡大防止に向けた営業時間短縮の協力要請)

Application Period Closed

(Response to and support of those who have been affected by the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) ) 

Request to shorten business hours based on the Act on Special Measures for Pandemic Influenza and New Infectious Diseases Preparedness and Response Article 24 Section 9

1. Request Period

10 p.m. January 12 (Tuesday) 2021 to 5 a.m. January 27 (Wednesday) 2021

2. Target Establishments

(The following facilities which operate under the Food Sanitation Act)

① Dine-in restaurants
※ Businesses which provide services specified under the Act on Control and Improvement of Amusement Business, Etc. Article 2 Section 1.1                  
② Restaurants which serve alcohol (including karaoke establishments)

3. Subject Area

Sendai City Aoba-ku kokubun-cho 2 chome and Aoba-ku Ichiban-cho 4 chome
(Area surrounded by Jozenji-dori, Hirose-dori, Higashinibancho-dori and Bansui-dori Avenues)

4. Request

Shorten business hours to from 5 22 p.m.
※Establishments which already operate from 5 a.m. to 10 p.m. are exempt from this request.

5. Cooperation Money

The City of Sendai will pay Cooperation Money to businesses which cooperate in shortening their business hours.

600,000 yen per establishment (store)

Please check the City of Sendai website for how to apply for Cooperation Money and other details.
About Cooperation Money for Preventing the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).【Request for Cooperation: from 10 p.m. January 12 (Tuesday) 2021 to 5 a.m. January 27 (Wednesday) 2021】 (Japanese only)


Consultation hotline for the Early Business Closure Request
Tel.:022-211-3540 ※Japanese only
Available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

If you need interpretation support, please call the Interpretation Support Hotline of the Sendai Multicultural Center.
TEL: 022-224-1919 (available from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.)
E-mail: tabunka* (replace「*」with「@」)