BlogNotices from the International Relations Department

【To those who manage dine-in restaurants】[Eighth: July 21- August 17] Early Business Closure Request for Covid-19 Infection Prevention ([第8期 7/21-8/17]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) 

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

1. Request Period

From July 21, 2021 9 p.m. to August 17, 2021 5 a.m.

2. Target Facilities

Establishments etc. which serve alcohol in Sendai City (all areas).
※1 Establishments which have received an operating permit under the Food Sanitation Act, and others
outlined under Article 2, Section 1, Item 1 of the Businesses Affecting Public Morals Regulation Act.
※2 Including karaoke bar and other establishments which have received an operating permit under the
Food Sanitation Act.  
【Exception】Establishments certified by the “Miyagi Restaurant COVID-19 Prevention Measure Certification System”.

3. Subject Area

All of Sendai City

4. Request Contents

① Shorten business hours to the period from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.
② Only allow alcohol from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
 ※This includes alcoholic beverages customers bring in.

5. Cooperation Money

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

Please check the City of Sendai website for how to apply for Cooperation Money and other details.
【8月12日更新】感染症拡大防止協力金(第8期)について(Japanese only)


Consultation hotline for the Early Business Closure Request
Tel.:022-774-7047 ※Japanese only
Available from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.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「@」)