South Korea

Korean Visa Application

01. Personal Appearance (if requested by the Embassy)

02. Duly completed and signed visa application form

03. Two(2) recent passport size picture with white background, neutral expression, ears must be exposed and no accessories

04. Original passport valid for at least 6 month prior to departure

05. Photocopy of your passport bio-data page

06. Original with photocopy of valid visa and arrival stamps to OECD member countries for the past 5years

(OECD Countries: AUSTRALIA, AUSTRIA, BELGIUM, CANADA, CHILE, CZECH REPUBLIC, DENMARK, ESTONIA, FINLAND, FRANCE, GERMANY, GREECE, HUNGARY, ICELAND, IRELAND, ISRAEL, ITALY, JAPAN, KOREA, LUXEMBOURG, MEXICO, NETHERLANDS, NEW ZEALAND, NORWAY, POLAND, PORTUGAL, SLOVAK REPUBLIC, SLOVENIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, TURKEY, UNITED KINGDOM AND UNITED STATES)

07. If employed: Original Certificate of Employment – must include applicant’s position, date hired, compensation, address, office landline number (cellphone number is not allowed), email address

08. If self-employed: Photocopy of Business registration, DTI/SEC Certificate of registration, Mayor’s Permit or Original hospital certificate of affiliation

09. Photocopy of a valid PRC Card/IBP Card (If applicable only)

10. Photocopy of recent Income Tax Return or Form 2316

(Note: Frequent travelers who have traveled as tourist to OECD member countries within 5 years are exempted from submitting ITR).

11. Original Bank Certificate – must include account type, current balance, account opening date, 6 months average balance – ADB

Addressed to: Korean Embassy, McKinley Town Center, 122 Upper McKinley Rd, Taguig, 1634 Metro Manila

12. Original or Certified true copy of Bank Statements (6months) or passbook for the last 3 months

13. Photocopy of PSA Birth Certificate

14. Photocopy of PSA Marriage Certificate (if Married)

FOR STUDENTS:

Submit document of parents same as above together with Original affidavit of support

If Studying, submit copy of enrollment certificate from school

• Photocopy of School ID

Photocopy of PSA Birth Certificate of child

If travelling alone, submit Original DSWD Permit

Please note that the Embassy may request additional documents during the examination of an application which are not mentioned in the above list. The applicant is hereby informed that submitting the above-mentioned documents does not guarantee automatic issuance of a visa.

Visa Fees

PROCESSING TIME:

3-working days for those who have been to OECD member countries within 5 years as tourist.
5-working days for those who have not been to OECD member countries within 5 years.

Forms

View or download the required form when applying for a visa.

Download    Visa Application Form

Map

Locate your nearest Visa Application Centre below.

KOREAN EMBASSY

McKinley Town Center, 122 Upper McKinley Rd,
Taguig, 1634 Metro Manila

 

Rates are subject to change without prior notice.