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Tokyo Media Center Management Office

Now Accepting Account Registrations for the The Tokyo Media Center (TMC) Website


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Now Accepting Account Registrations for the TMC Website

The Tokyo Media Center (TMC) will soon begin dispatching valuable information for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.
Even those without accreditation from The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games can use the TMC’s services.

TMC is a facility operated by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government to serve as a media coverage base for domestic and international media during the Tokyo 2020 Games. Even those without AD from the media centers (MPC/IBC) run by the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee can use the TMC’s services. Apart from offering working environment in an extremely convenient location during the Tokyo 2020, the TMC will provide media tours and other services that assist in media coverage. The TMC website is currently accepting account registrations, ahead of the planned January 2020 start for the TMC AD card applications. Please visit our website and sign up for an account now!

<Click here to register>
Tokyo Media Center Official Website

■Provided Services
・Workspace, meeting rooms, and interview rooms (some spaces may need to be reserved)
・Concierge service
・Press conferences and briefings
・Media kits
・Support and guidance for filming in various locations around Tokyo
・Media tours
・Exclusive articles on the TMC website       etc.
※This list of provided services will continue to be updated. Please check the TMC website for more details.
※In order to use these services, you must register an account on the TMC website and then obtain a TMC accreditation card. Applications for the TMC accreditation card will be accepted from January 2020. More details will be announced to those with a TMC website account at a later date.

 Tokyo Sports Square 2-3F (Address: 3-8-3, Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo)
 1-minute walk from Yurakucho Station. Close to Tokyo Station, one of the city’s main transport hubs.
 An extremely convenient location for covering the Tokyo 2020 Games.

■Planned Duration of Facility Operation
 July 10, 2020 – August 10, 2020 / August 23, 2020 – September 7, 2020
 ※The facility will be closed from August 11, 2020 to August 22, 2020

■Planned Business Hours
 Before the Tokyo 2020 Games: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
 During the Tokyo 2020 Games: 24 hours

■Supported Languages
 English, Japanese

■Management Entity
 The Tokyo Metropolitan Government

・Details on how to apply for the TMC accreditation card will be shared to TMC-registered users from January 2020 via the website or mail magazines. Please understand that you may not be able to receive TMC accreditation based on screening results.
・The Tokyo Media Center (TMC) is a separate media coverage base and information provider from the Main Press Center (MPC) and International Broadcasting Center (IBC) established at Tokyo Big Sight. These centres are operated by The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to provide information about the Tokyo 2020 Games to the media. Obtaining the TMC accreditation card will not grant access to the MPC, IBC, or the security areas in the stadiums for the Tokyo 2020 Games. In order to use the TMC facilities, those who hold the accreditation for the Tokyo 2020 Games will have to separately register a TMC account and obtain TMC accreditation.

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