For Everyday Safety

【COVID-19 Economic Relief Package: 100,000 yen per Individual】

■ Foreign residents are also eligible.
・Individuals registered as residents with the city office as of 2020.04.27 are eligible to receive this fund.
* Sojourners staying 3 months or less in Japan do not qualify as legal residents, and are not eligible for this package.

■ To claim your relief fund:
(1) Check your mail for a notice and form from the city office.
(2) Enter your information and banking details on the form.
(3) Enclose a copy of your bank passbook and ID (such as passport) with the form.
(4) Send your documents by post to the city office (within three months of the date of the start of applications).
→ Wait for the sum to appear in your bank account.

* Online applications are available if you have a My Number Card.

【!】Watch out for scams!

▼ Relief package information in English from the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications:

■Try to stay home as much as possible to limit the spread of the coronavirus.

Use soap to wash your hands and be sure to disinfect your fingers. Wear a face mask.

【!】Stay home as much as possible.
【!】Maintain a distance of two metres between persons.
【!】Reduce all social interactions by 80%
【!】Do not travel outside your prefecture of residence.

Take all precautions to avoid infection and to avoid infecting others when shopping or talking to others.

【For more information and consultations on the coronavirus】→

(!) Important Information about the Novel Coronavirus

Take all possible precautions to prevent the spread of infection. Wash hands and disinfect fingers. Wear a face mask. Maintain a distance of at least 1m, and if possible 2m, between persons.

【!】Reduce all social interactions by 80%
【!】Do not travel to other prefectures.
【!】Avoid going out to eat or drink (to izakaya, night clubs, bars) or to karaoke or sports gyms.
【!】Infection was confirmed at the bar BUZZ in Matsue City. Please call the hotline below if you were at BUZZ between 3/17 and 4/9.

【Novel coronavirus information and consultation hotline】→

Cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 have been confirmed in Tottori and Shimane Prefectures. We must all do our part to prevent infection and to prevent the spread of the virus to others. Wash your hands and be sure to disinfect your fingers. Wear a surgical mask. Do not travel outside the prefecture or return from outside, as much as possible.

【!】Do not visit areas where people gather in large numbers.
【!】Avoid restaurants and similar establishments (izakaya, night clubs, bars), karaoke, and sports gyms.
【!】Infection was identifed at the bar BUZZ in Matsue City. If you were at BUZZ between 3/17 and 4/9, be sure to call the hotline.

○Consultation Centers (24h)

Washing hands and wearing a surgical mask are important precautions against the spread of the new-type coronovirus. It is also important to avoid crowded public spaces, stay home if you feel unwell, get enough rest, and eat a balanced diet.

If you think you may have become infected, call the consultation center (hotline) before you go to the hospital. The center will introduce you to medical facilities that are able to treat you.

◎When should you call?
■When you have cold syptoms accompanied by a fever of 37.5 degrees Celsius or higher for four or more days
■When you experience severe fatigue and have difficulty breathing

◎The following types of persons are highly susceptible to illness. Call the hotline promptly (upon experiencing symptoms for more than two days) if you are:
■Diabetic or have kidney disease or respiratory illness
■On dialysis
■In treatment for cancer

○Hotlines for consultation (24h)
Tottori City Health Center 0857-22-5625(after hours 0857-22-8111)
Kurayoshi Health Center 0858-23-3135、0858-23-3136
Yonago Health Center 0859-31-0029、0859-31-9317