Games ticket (updated on 9 July 2021)
While the Five-Party Meeting on 21 June decided that “the policy for the Paralympic Games will be decided by 16 July, one week before the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games“, the Meeting on 8 July further decided that “the decision regarding the admission of Paralympic event spectators will now be taken when the Olympic Games end, as it will now be necessary to make a decision based on the infection situation prevailing at the time”.
Accordingly, result announcement of lottery/start of home print ticket issuance/application for voluntary refund, scheduled for Friday, 16 July, have been postponed.
Details will be announced including on Tokyo 2020 Official Website as they are determined.
Overseas Spectators at Tokyo 2020 Games（updated on 22 March 2021)
At the five-party discussion held on March 20, a policy on entry of the overseas Games spectators into Japan was determined.
Currently, the situation of COVID-19 in Japan and many other countries around the world continues to be very challenging, including the emergence of mutant strains, whilst international travel remains severely restricted globally, the parties on the Japanese side have come to the conclusion that overseas ticket holders will not be able to enter Japan at the time of the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
The handling policy and process of those tickets which were purchased from NOCs/NPCs or the Authorised Ticket Resellers(ATR) in the various territories, including refund, will be announced and taken care of by them. Please contact NOC/NPC or ATR of the respective territory for more information or inquiry.
Changes to the ticket conditions
As the Games have been postponed, the terms and conditions (age limits) have been changed as follows.
Admission will be free (no seat/no ticket required) for one child per one ticket holder, if the child is under the age of three (as of the competition day).
・TOKYO 2020 Group Tickets *sold out
Tickets for families or groups with one or more child at the age of 13 and under, senior citizens at the age of 60 and over, and/or people with disabilities (including wheelchair users).
To Avoid Crime and Fraud
When applying for a refund, make sure you visit the official ticket website and sign in to the “My Ticket” page.
The Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee does not visit your house, send an email or make a phone call to ask your financial institution account information or credit card number.
An email regarding the refund will be sent to the ticket purchasers. However, to prevent it from being classified as spam, it does not contain the URL of the Tokyo 2020 Official Ticket Website.
We do not contact the ticket purchasers using postcard, telephone, SMS or through other channels.
Please be careful with impersonation and other fraud pretending to be the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee.
Residents of Japan
Important information about purchasing Tokyo 2020 Tickets
When purchasing Tokyo 2020 tickets, use the Official Ticket Sales Channels.
To avoid involvement in any criminal activities such as fraud, you are strongly advised not to purchase tickets from any source other than official ticket sales channels (i.e. Official Ticket Website, Official Ticket Box Offices or Authorised Ticket Reseller). It is possible that tickets sold on unofficial channels such as auction websites may be invalid or counterfeit tickets. The Terms and Conditions for the Purchase and Use of Tokyo 2020 Tickets specifies that entry to venues will be denied to individuals in possession of a ticket purchased from unofficial channels. Please take the utmost caution to ensure that you do not fall victim to illegal ticket reselling, acts of fraud, etc.
Improper acts relating to IDs, such as ID registration with false personal information, creation of multiple IDs, loan, transfer, sale and purchase and pledge of rights relating to IDs including allowing third parties to use IDs and passwords, and lottery applications with use of multiple IDs, are prohibited under the applicable terms and conditions. Upon the time such acts have been found, each of the affected applications, purchases and ticket purchased will be invalidated, and the related ID user qualifications may be suspended.
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