Foreign nationals in the Philippines applying for a tourist visa — PHP1, This is on a first come, first serve basis. No appointment is needed. Representative may file the applications as long as the documents are complete. Frequent travellers who have previous tourist visits within 5 years to OECD member countries, those who have at least 2 tourist visits to Korea, and seafarers who plan to transit to Korea should apply at Window 3.
Those who have no previous tourists visits within 5 years to OECD member countries, and holders of confirmation of visa issuance number must present their documents at Windows 1 or 2. List of OECD member countries http: Releasing time is only from 1: Applicants, especially the First Time travelers, are advised to personally claim their visas. An interview with the Consul may be required before the result of the application is given.
Marriage Contact, Birth Certificate Family applications should be filed together at the same window, at the same time. Representative may file the visa applications of all family members.
Validity of visa is only 3 months from the issue date. Do not apply more than 3 months prior to the date of travel. Visa exemptions are as follows: But must not stay beyond 30 days and with confirmed onward ticket to the 3rd country. Or has been to Korea for more than ten 10 times already. For information, or list of these nationalities, you may visit the website. Releasing time is from 1: For family applications, documents for proof of relationship is a must. Visa processing takes 5 working days for first time travellers, and 3 working days for frequent travellers.
There is no expedite processing. Apply for visa prior to purchasing your airline tickets since visa issuance is subject for approval of the consul in charge. Original Passport should be valid for more than 6months 4.
Photocopy of Passport Bio-page page 2 5. School Certificate Original 7. Copy of School ID 8. Copy of Birth Certificate 9. Employment Certificate Original [must include position, date hired, compensation, office address, HR landline number cell-phone number is not allowed , HR e-mail address] — If Self-employed: Additional documents — If husband is employed: