Measures Regarding the Prevention of the Spread of the Coronavirus and Requests to Customers

With regards to L'Arc-en-Ciel "30th L'Anniversary Starting Live 'L'APPY BIRTHDAY!'", the following countermeasures against the spread of infection will be taken and we will strive to ensure the safety and security of everyone who will be coming to the concert and all related persons.
To all fans who will be attending the concert, we ask for your kind understanding and cooperation in creating a safe and secure environment for all visitors to be able to enjoy the concert. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

The following countermeasures will be in place to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus.

In accordance with the guidelines set by the Office for Novel Coronavirus Disease Control, Cabinet Secretariat, Government of Japan (LINK), ticket sales for this concert will be limited to 50% of the venue capacity.

In the case whereby there are changes to the guidelines set by Japan, the local government of the concert location, or the concert venue resulting in a limit in the number of tickets available, all sold tickets may be invalidated and refunded.
In this case, tickets will be sold again according to the number of seats available.

  • We do not recommend traveling long distances to attend this concert. The concert will also be streamed online at a later date so that fans who were unable to make it to the venue will also be able to participate. Please do take into consideration the guidelines set by your local government with regards to preventing infection and preventing the spread of infection before purchasing tickets.
  • The concert will have all-reserved seating with intervals placed between each seat.
  • There will be over 2 meters between the members on stage and the first-row audience.
  • At the concert venue entrance, the temperatures of all concert-attendees will be taken with a thermal camera and all concert-attendees will be asked to disinfect their hands, fingers and soles of their shoes.
  • In addition to constant ventilation through the venue's equipment, doors will be left open and we will strive to regularly ventilate the building and its facilities. A section of the doors will also be left open for ventilation during the concert.
  • Places many customers will come into contact with, such as handrails and seat armrests, will be disinfected regularly.
  • Lobby staff members will be wearing masks. In addition, staff members will also be wearing face shields and gloves as required.
  • Storage of customers' belongings in the venue's cloakroom will be temporarily suspended.
  • All related persons including the artists performing and all staff members will remain alert and take thorough measures to prevent infection throughout the concert preparation period and during the concert period.
  • With the exception of in the case whereby the concert is cancelled or postponed, or when tickets are invalidated by the organizer due to changes in the number of seats available, tickets will not be refunded. Please take note of this when purchasing your tickets.
  • Tickets will not be refunded if the customer declines to attend the concert due to being in poor health such as running a fever.
  • In the case whereby the customer has tested positive or has been identified as having been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for the new coronavirus, if the customer is able to present a certificate of proof, he/she may be eligible for a ticket refund at the discretion of the organizer.

Requests to Customers who will be Coming to the Venue

【When Applying for Tickets / Purchasing Tickets】
  • You will be asked to register the personal information, such as name, email address and telephone number, of everyone, including accompanying person(s), who will be entering the concert venue on ticket board when applying for tickets.
  • In the event where someone who has visited the venue has been determined to have been infected with the new coronavirus, we will contact all concert-attendees through their information registered on ticket board.
  • Your personal information that has been registered on LE-CIEL/L'mobile and/or ticket board may be provided to public institutions such as public health centers when necessary. We thank you for your kind understanding.
  • We recommend you utilize the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare's "COVID-19 Contact-Confirming Application (COCOA)". This application utilizes the short-range communication function (Bluetooth) on smartphones to enable users to receive notifications about possible contact with positive COVID-19 cases.
    ※Please refer to the following with regards to how to install the application.
    Google Play
    App Store

【Before Coming to the Venue】

※Please cooperate in the questionnaires that will be sent multiple times before the concert so that all visitors may enjoy the event more safely and with a peace of mind.
Please note that you may not be allowed entry into the venue if you do not reply to the questionnaires. You will also be asked to fill out a questionnaire on the day of the concert itself.
※Please check your temperature and take care of your health starting at least 14 days before the concert. Customers in poor physical condition will not be allowed entry into the concert venue.
Please take prevention measures against infection on a daily basis and take care of your health until the day of the concert.

【When Coming to and At the Venue】
  • If you have any symptoms such as fever, cough, phlegm, fatigue, shortness of breath, impairment in sense of smell, aches throughout your body, pain in your throat, headaches, pain in your joints, muscle aches, diarrhea, or vomiting, please make sure to contact the consultation center and get a medical checkup at the designated medical institution before coming to the concert venue.
  • Persons who have any of the above symptoms and have not gotten a checkup at a medical institution, persons who have visited or stayed at "Countries/Regions Subject to Denial of Permission to Enter Japan" as designated by the Immigration Control Act within 14 days before the concert, persons who have tested positive for the new coronavirus and have been ordered to self-quarantine at home, and persons who have had close contact with positive or suspected cases of the new coronavirus will not be allowed entry into the concert venue.
  • Please wear a mask when you come to the venue. Visitors who are not wearing masks will not be allowed entry due to safety reasons. Please bring your own mask.
    Please note that you will not be allowed entry if you are wearing only a face shield or only a mouth shield. Please wear a mask.
  • The entrance will be crowded nearing the start time of the concert. Please come to the concert venue with ample time to spare.
  • To avoid crowding at the entrance to the venue, we will be designating separate entry times according to seat number.
    Visitors will be informed of their venue entry time through ticket board before the concert.
  • When lining up to enter the venue or to use the washroom, please cooperate with social distancing measures and space out at intervals. (Signs will be set up on the floor at your feet.)
  • Temperature checks with a thermal camera will be carried out at the entrance. Depending on the results, you may be asked to check your temperature again and in the event your temperature is found to be over 37.5°C, you will not be allowed entry into the venue.
  • Please cooperate in disinfecting your hands, fingers and soles of your shoes at the entrance.
  • Please limit your conversations. Please refrain from talking especially when you are not wearing your mask, such as when drinking.
  • To avoid crowding in the lobby, please stay at your seats as much as possible until the concert starts.
  • In venues where the seats come with armrests, please only use either one side to prevent sharing with the person next to you.
  • Please refrain from cheering or singing during the concert.
  • Please refrain from going on dinner parties together after the concert.
  • After the concert, exit of the venue will be regulated to reduce congestion. Please wait in your seats until further announcements from staff members.

【Regarding Presents for the Artists and the Use of the Lobby】
  • We will not be accepting any presents, including flowers, letters and delivery, for the artists who will be performing.
  • The smoking area within the venue will be closed.
  • Please refrain from eating within the venue and at your seats.
  • The washrooms will be crowded so please cooperate in ensuring that everyone can use it smoothly.
    In addition, usage of the washroom may be restricted after the end of the concert due to disinfection and cleaning.
  • Visitors who will be coming to the venue in wheelchairs, please contact the inquiry desk (SOGO TOKYO 03-3405-9999) up till 2 working days, within business hours, before the concert. As we may not be able to make preparations, please contact us as soon as possible.
    In addition, if you wish to use the area for wheelchair-users, you will need to present a disability certificate or a certificate from a medical institution to prove that you are currently undergoing treatment.
    Please note that you may also be charged additional ticket fees depending on the type of seat you have purchased.
  • "Waiting for the artist to arrive", "Waiting for the artist to exit" and all similar actions are strictly forbidden. Not limited to the aforementioned, any actions that cause trouble or create a nuisance may result in you being prohibited from entering the concert venue.
If the precautions listed above are not followed, the concert may be suspended or you may be asked to leave. We thank you for your cooperation.
Once again, we ask for your kind understanding and cooperation in ensuring a safe and secure environment for everyone to be able to enjoy the concert. Thank you.