Please identify your visa type and download the appropriate forms. Before preparing documentation, please check the important notices.

Applications should be completed in black pen. 

Application Forms and Supporting Documents: 

Category

Forms

Visa Application Forms 

Visa Application Form (no 17) 

Visa Application Form for those with Visa Issuance Confirmation

Invitation Forms

Invitation Letter 

Invitation Letter of Foreign Spouse (no 19-2)

Invitation Letter (F-1-5)

Authorization Forms

Letter of Attorney (no 12)

Korean Visa Applicant Center Consent Form and Terms of Use  

Supporting Documents Forms

Application for Background Check (Criminal Records) Certificate (Appendix 1-1)

Financial Capacity Statement for Inviter of Foreign Spouse 

Personal Details Form for a Marriage Migrant Visa (no. 19-3)

Letter of Guarantee (no 129)

Guarantee of Return Letter

Self-Introduction Form (D2 and D4 applicants)

Letter of Pledge from Inviter (F-1-5)

Letter of Pledge on Unemployment (F-1-5)

 

Checklists: 

 

LONG TERM VISAS - OVER 90 DAYS OF STAY 

 

Reference

Visa Category

Visa Type and Checklist

Ref. No.

F-1, F-2, F-3

Family Visitor, Cohabitee of diplomat/foreign government official and Dependent Family

Spouse and minor children of overseas Korean. (F-4)

F-1-9

Household assistant (same nationality as diplomatic official) of foreign missions in Korea

F -1 - 12

Household assistant of foreign investors and professionals


F-1-22~24

Underaged children of Korean national


F-2-2

Spouse of permanent resident


F-2-3

Dependent family ( Spouse and un married children of those who qualify for D-1, D-2, D-4, D-5, D-6, D-7, D-9, E-1 to E-7)

F-3-1

F-6

Marriage Migrant

Spouse of Korean national

F-6-1

D

Study and Language Training

Associate degree, Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, Doctoral degree

D-2-1~4

Exchange student

D-2-6

Short-Term study

D-2-8

Korean language trainee

D-4-1

Student (Elementary. Middle, High school)

D-4-3

Job seeker

D -10

 

SHORT TERM VISAS - UP TO 90 DAYS OF STAY 

 

Reference

Visa Category

Visa Type and Checklist

Ref. No

C-3

Short-term Visit

Short term general

C-3-1

Business visitor (general)

C-3-4

Ordinary tourist

C-3-9

C-3-3

Medical Treatment

Medical tourist

C-3-3

C-4

Professional

Short term employee

C-4

 

Journalism/Religious Affairs

Short term news coverage

C-1

 

If you are applying for another visa type or have questions, please visit the Korea Visa Portal website, or contact the Korea Visa Application Center at:

*Note that the following short-term visas are eligible for the simplified application and multiple entry visa:

  • Short-Term General (C-3-1) 
  • Business Visitor (C-3-4)
  • Ordinary Tourist (C-3-9) 

Please read the criteria below carefully and bring the relevant documents to demonstrate your eligibility.