Field hockey at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Men’s qualification

Event Dates Location Quotas Qualifier(s)
Host 1  Japan
2018 Asian Games 19 August – 1 September 2018 Jakarta, Indonesia 0 Japan
2019 Pan American Games 30 July – 10 August 2019 Lima, Peru 1  Argentina
2019 African Olympic Qualifier 12–18 August 2019 Stellenbosch, South Africa 1  South Africa
2019 EuroHockey Championship 16–24 August 2019 Antwerp, Belgium 1  Belgium
2019 Oceania Cup 5–8 September 2019 Rockhampton, Australia 1  Australia
2019 FIH Olympic Qualifiers 25 October – 3 November 2019 Various 7  Canada
 Germany
 Great Britain
 India
 Netherlands
 New Zealand
 Spain
Total 12

Men’s Final Tournament

Women’s qualification

Event Dates Location Quotas Qualifier
Host nation N/A N/A 1  Japan
2018 Asian Games 19 August – 1 September 2018 Indonesia Jakarta 0  Japan
2019 Pan American Games 29 July – 9 August 2019 Peru Lima 1  Argentina
2019 African Olympic Qualifier 12–18 August 2019 South Africa Stellenbosch 1  South Africa
2019 EuroHockey Championship 17–25 August 2019 Belgium Antwerp 1  Netherlands
2019 Oceania Cup 5–8 September 2019 Australia Rockhampton 1  New Zealand
2019 FIH Olympic Qualifiers 25 October – 3 November 2019 Various 7  Australia
 China
 Germany
 Great Britain
 India
 Ireland
 Spain
Total 12

Women’s Final Tournament