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Korean Visa without ITR — Here’s How I Successfully Did It!

[NEWS]: This 2024, the Korean Embassy and Korean Consulate in Cebu announced the simplification of visa application documents where qualified applicants including PRC license holders, government officials, elected officials, and specific credit card holders (BDO, BPI, RCBC, Metrobank) and their families can apply for a Korean visa without ITR (Income Tax Return), bank certificates, and bank statements. Visit the Korean Embassy’s official website for the latest news and updates.

Previously, I got my Korean tourist visa even though I lack the ITR requirement. At the time, I was fairly new to the job and didn’t have an ITR just yet. I understand the struggle and dread of not having this document to back your visa application. So, I’m creating this South Korean visa without ITR guide for those who want to try their luck, too. Although I do not guarantee the same outcome for you, I hope this will help you in your Korean visa application.

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My Korean visa without ITR tips

Tip #1: write your korean visa cover letter, sample letter of explanation for no itr korean visa.

[Date of Application]

I am writing this letter to express my interest to travel to South Korea and explain why I do not have an Income Tax Return (ITR) as part of my South Korea visa requirements.

I would love to see and experience South Korea myself because… [state your personal reasons why you love to travel to South Korea]

[list the documents you included in your application]

[Complete name with signature]

Tip #2: List the Korean visa requirements and gather them

So, how long should it take for you to complete the requirements and apply for your Korean visa? Give it at least two to three months. The validity of the Korean visa is three months anyway, so you have enough time to prepare. Meaning, if your Korean visa is approved today, you still have the next three months to use it to enter Korea.

Tip #3: Attach supporting documents

Additional Tip: Since hotel name, address, and contact number are needed when you apply for your Korean visa, might as well book your hotel stay in Korea ahead. However, you should choose the one with a free cancellation policy in case your visa gets denied. You can check out Klook  or  Agoda where some properties offer free cancelation of up to 48 hours.

Tip #4: Apply through accredited travel agencies only

Tip #5: follow my south korea visa application guide for filipinos.

Good luck and have faith!

Disclaimer: While my South Korean visa without ITR was approved before, I do not advocate that you apply with incomplete requirements. I still recommend that you strive to complete the requirements set by the Korean Embassy  or Korean Consulate in Cebu to avoid complications. This article was originally published in Jan 2019 but is constantly updated for reliability and accuracy of information.

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A Freelancer’s Sample Letter for Visa Application

Freelancers like me dread applying for visa. We often think that we won’t get approved because we can’t provide some requirements like ITR, Company ID, and Certificate of Employment. I tried my luck and wrote a letter to the Korean Embassy explaining why I can’t provide the requirements.

Here’s a sample letter for Korean Embassy:

Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Philippines 122 Upper McKinley Road, McKinley Town Center Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City 1630

Dear Sir/Madam,

My name is Karla _____ and I am requesting a tourist visa to South Korea. I plan to travel to South Korea this July 2019.  I lived in Seoul for two years as a missionary. To be specific, I was a part of the English Ministry of _____. I taught the church members on how to speak English. This time, I plan to go back to South Korea as a tourist. I want to visit and promote some tourist destinations and Korean drama filming locations.

Part of the tourist visa application is to show an Income Tax Return (ITR), which unfortunately I do not possess. Hence, I am writing this letter. The reason I do not have an ITR is because I am a freelance travel blogger (www.travelwithkarla.com) and an English Proficiency Guide at _______. I travel to different places and write about them. Moreover, I also conduct online lectures on how to pass the IELTS and TOEFL exams.

I can give you an assurance that my finances right now are enough to cover my 5 days trip in South Korea. I was able to prepare an enough amount for my 5 days trip. Please see my bank certificate for reference. I am very positive that this amount is good enough for my trip.

In addition, I also attached an invitation letter from _____, the Director of Korean Cultural Center & Counsellor for Culture and Public Relations of the Korean Embassy. I was invited to be a part of the Honorary Reporters of the Embassy of the Republic of Korea. I believe that this trip will really help me in raising awareness of Korea in the Philippines. My 100,000 followers across social media accounts are excited to follow my adventures in Korea. I’m going to make a lot of travel guides after this trip.

I am really hoping that you would grant my request for a tourist visa. Hoping for your kind consideration.

Sincerely, Karla __________ Applicant

Here’s a sample letter for Japanese Embassy:

Embassy of Japan in the Philippines 2627 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, 1300

My name is Raymond _______ and I am requesting a tourist visa to Japan. I plan to travel to Osaka this May 2019.  I am seriously excited to see the beautiful sights of the city and move my childhood dream into reality. I was exposed to different anime all created in Japan since I was a kid. This exposure to anime is pushing me to visit your wonderful country.

Part of the tourist visa application is to show an Income Tax Return (ITR), which unfortunately I do not possess. Hence, I am writing this letter. The reason I do not have an ITR is because I am a freelance Physical Therapist and a board review Educator. I conduct lectures in review centers for local and US PT board examinations. I also treat patients with disability at their own houses.

I can give you an assurance that my finances right now are enough to cover my 5 days trip in Osaka. I was able to prepare an enough amount for my 5 days trip. Please see my bank certificate for reference. I am very positive that this amount is good enough for my trip.

I have traveled to the United States of America twice already as a tourist visa holder. My first one was last January 2017 in Hawaii and the second one was just last January 2019 in Philadelphia, PA. Please check my passport for reference. It has been my life goal to visit different countries and that includes the wonderful Japan.

Sincerely, Raymond ______ Applicant

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I and my friend Raymond got our visas approved using the letter above. I hope you can also get yours approved using those guide. If you have any questions, leave a comment below.

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I’m curious if multiple visa can be granted if unable to provide ITR and give a letter of explanation… would you know? ? I applied for my 2nd Japan visa last year but around that time I was working remotely already so I asked for sponsorship from my sister. I was not given multiple visa (despite being approved prior with a japan visa) ?

YAY! This would be helpful for me for my application after lockdown. Badly want to travel to Korea for a long time now. I HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR YEARS *fingers crossed

this is a good share. Currently, we have an increasing freelancers and digital nomads, and having an ITR is not priority, however, is noteworthy on the letter. I am sure that this article would have helped lots of pinoy travellers to experience South Korea and Japan.

This is so helpful since I also dont have ITR. Papano pag dependent ka ng parent? Pero me ipon ka din as freelancer?

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Thanks for sharing your reassuring tips for those who might be worrying about securing a SoKor visa. It would be a shame if they didn’t try simply because they thought they didn’t have the proper docs.

This is great, Karla! Perfect for freelancers and those who works online.

Thank you this is very helpful to use as a guide in makinh our own letters. There are a lot of requirement when applying for visas and sometimes they’re just impossible to get. This means, there’s still a chance tho!!

Thanks for sharing this letter (ma copy nga hehe) I remember ung nag tourist visa din ako sa singapore though complete requirements naman ako pero grabe yung embassy natin talagang last 10 seconds bago kami pinalabas sa embassy office.

this post is helpful for all the freelancers. congrats on the visa and enjoy your SK trip this July! lapit na!

Thank you for this. Will keep this in mind when we decide to travel to South Korea.

Great help for all the freelancers out there who really wants to travel. You provided pa sample letters. Nice!

So generous of you to share these sample letters! These are such a great aid and guide.

Wow.. Pwede pala to.. Thanks for sharing this.. Sobrang informative and helpful nito..

Wow! What a relief! I am really worried about my upcoming visa application and I have been thinking about it for 6 months now! I am really problematic if I will be approved or not. But with your blog, I am positive that I have a chance to be approved. Me and my boyfriend are planning to visit Korea together this September. I have been to Korea last year as a tourist too but I was employed during that time. And we also purchased the ticket when we are still employed. We did not expect that there’s some issue on our company before and we decided to resign and be an online freelancer. So imagine the pain of thinking that we will be denied? Haha but thanks to you Ms. Karla! Can I ask you something? What did you put on your visa application form? Did you choose “others” then wrote freelancer? What about the contact details of the company? My online client can’t give me a contact details because we only communicate via email. I am looking forward for your answer! You are a big help Ms. Karla! Godbless.

Yup, checked “others”, then I wrote freelancer. For contact number, I just used mine. Good luck on your application. 🙂

Thank you so much Ms. Karla. One last question, my client is based in UK. Shall I put the company name and the UK address too? But I will put my contact number instead, do you think that will be a problem? What did you put on your application Ms. Karla on the co. name and address? I’m sorry, I have a lot of questions.haha. Thank you so much for your reply!

This will be a great help to get every applicant’s visa approved. I can refer to this if I wish to travel to SoKor someday.

Hi Ms. Karla! Did you attached proof of income when tou applied? I am an online freelancer too and I will apply a tourist visa next month. Thanks!

Hi Mindy, I just submitted my bank statement and bank certificate.

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Samples of cover letters for a Korean student Visa

When applying for a Korean student Visa, your cover letter is an opportunity for you to show your recipient why you qualify. The best format for writing a cover letter is:

Korean Embassy or consulate details in India

[A minimum 3-4 lines on why you chose your specific program and educational institution, plus why you want to study in Germany]

[One paragraph on what officials can expect from inside the application packet. It is suggested to put the documents down as bullet points]

Your full name

[One paragraph on why you have chosen your program, and your goals; provide a brief synopsis of your academic history in India, and include what you believe you can learn as a full time student from the country]

Your address

Name and address of where the application is being sent (typically the relevant >Embassy or consulate for your application in India)

[One paragraph on your educational background and desire to study at your particular program and what you are hoping to accomplish]

[One paragraph on how you intend to fund your tuition, stay and living expenses. >Include also anything that your program is providing you, such as accommodation or benefits]

[One short paragraph on what documents the officials can expect to find in this packet]

[Signature]

Embassy of South Korea,

                                 Subject: Request for a Long-Term Student Visa   (Up to 3 years validity)  

I am Mr #####,  holding an Indian passport R54546, Date of Birth 28/04/1987 traveling to South Korea for pursuing a Ph.D., in ###### UNIVERSITY, Address SOUTH KOREA for a period of 3 YEARS.  We received all the necessary documents which are required for a visa from the university.  I am planning to move to south Korea by this month’s end approximately by (Date ) based on visa acceptance. And my date of return would be September 2020.

Thanks and Regards

Email: ######”

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South Korea Tourist Visa: Requirements and Application Process

Published: March 27, 2024

A South Korea tourist visa is required for all nationalities that are not visa-exempt. The official code for the ordinary tourist visa is C-3-9. You can start the visa application online but you must visit a South Korean embassy in person to submit the documents.

Quick summary:

  • Who requires it: All nationalities that are not visa-exempt (or not eligible for K-ETA)
  • Validity: 3 months for single-entry; 6 months for double-entry
  • Allowed stay: up to 90 days for single-entry; up to 30 days for double-entry
  • Processing time: 4 to 14 days
  • Fee: 40 USD for single-entry; 70 USD for double-entry

Applications are reviewed by the specific embassy, hence the requirements, costs, and processing time differ significantly between countries.

Read the South Korea Visa Guide for general information on various visa options for tourists, requirements, eligibility and application process.

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Understanding south korea tourist visa.

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Tourist visa validity

The single-entry tourist visa is valid for 3 months from the date of issue.

The double-entry tourist visa is valid for 6 months.

The multiple-entry tourist visa can be valid for up to 5 years but has additional requirements including prior travel history to South Korea and as such isn’t an option for first-time travelers.

Duration of stay

Single-entry visas allow up to 90 days but double-entry visas only up to 30 days at a time.

Allowed number of entries

There are three types of South Korean tourist visas – single-entry, double-entry and multiple-entry.

Allowed ports of entry

You can enter South Korea from any international airport or seaport with a tourist visa.

When to apply

The processing time varies greatly between South Korean embassies. In general, allow at least a few weeks for the issuance of a tourist visa after your first visit to the embassy. 

  • Earliest: 3 months before traveling
  • Latest: 3 weeks before traveling

Tourist visa extension

Extensions to the tourist visa are possible but not easily granted. You must apply in person at the Seoul Immigration office. Extensions are approved only on a case-by-case basis.

Tourist visa benefits

South Korean tourist visa also offers VISA-FREE travel to 7 other countries. Read the  VISA-FREE countries for South Korea visa  for more details.

South Korea Tourist Visa Requirements

South Korea Visa Required Countries

Who requires a tourist visa

All non-visa-exempt nationalities require a tourist visa for South Korea.

If you are visa-exempt, you do not require a tourist visa instead you require a K-ETA to travel to South Korea.

Documents required

The following documents are required for the tourist visa.

  • Passport valid for more than 6 months
  • Completed Visa Application Form (Form #17)
  • Two passport-size photos (1 digital photo for online form)
  • Bank statement for the last 3-6 months

Depending on the nationality and the embassy where you apply, you may be required to submit additional documents such as the below.

  • Proof of employment (employment letter, salary slips, etc.)
  • Income tax returns (1-3 year ITR depending on whether employed or self-employed)
  • Proof of long-term residence (if applying from a country other than the country of citizenship)
  • Proof of property ownership
  • Family book or marriage certificate

Photo requirements

The photo for the tourist visa must meet the following requirements. 

  • Must be of size 35×45 mm, with the face taking 25×35 mm
  • Must be against a plain, evenly lit and light background, without any marks or creases
  • Must have taken within the last 6 months
  • Mist be looking directly at the camera
  • No sunglasses or hats, except for medical/disability reasons
  • Facial features are not covered from the bottom of chin to the top of forehead
  • Full face is visible without any shadows
  • Full face, eyebrows, eyes, nose, or mouth must not be covered, but covered ears are permitted.

The visa fee varies significantly depending on the type of visa, the location where you apply and your nationality.

In most general cases, the single-entry visa fee is 40 USD, double-entry is 70 USD and multiple-entry is 90 USD. The fee is payable in local currency in cash.

In some countries, South Korea has outsourced visa processing to Visa Application Centers such as VFS Global. Visa Application Centers charge their own service fee for handling the visa applications.

The fee is higher, lower, or exempted for certain nationalities. You can find the complete list on the Korea Visa Portal . 

Processing time

Applications are reviewed by a particular embassy so processing time is not universal. Some embassies process tourist visas in 4 days, others in 7 days, some in 14 days or more.

The official guidance is to apply at least 3 weeks in advance of traveling to allow sufficient time for the issuance of your tourist visa.

In countries where the application process is outsourced to Visa Application Centers, express processing is available for an additional fee.

Tourist Visa Application Process

South Korea Tourist Visa Application Portal

How to apply for South Korea tourist visa

South Korea’s tourist visa application process is partially online. You will have to fill out an online form but you will have to visit the embassy in person after to submit your documents. 

Below is the general process of applying for a South Korean tourist visa at the embassy. 

  • Step 1: Complete the e-form online

Step 2: Visit the diplomatic office

Step 3: wait for visa processing, step 4: receive visa issuance email/collect passport, step 1: complete the e-form online.

Follow the below steps to fill out the e-form online.

  • Go to the Korea Visa Navigator page and select your country. Pick “Short Term visit” and “90 days or less”.
  • Scroll to the bottom and select “Ordinary Tourist C-3-9”.
  • You will see multiple streams. The first stream on the list is for travelers visiting South Korea for tourism. Click on “e-Form (Visa Application)”.
  • Read through the procedure guidance page and click “Fill out the e-Form”.
  • Select the South Korean diplomatic office that you intend to visit, upload a face photo and complete the form.

After you complete the form, print the file with the barcode on it. You will receive an email with your application number. If you displace the barcode file, you can find it by entering your details on the Check Application Status page .

Prepare the printed visa application form (the one with the barcode) and attach copies of the other required documents. 

Visit the South Korean embassy or consulate that you picked during the application.

Formally submit your application in person at the embassy. Pay the visa fee in cash.

Check your email regularly in case the embassy requests additional documents. The visa process can take anywhere from 4 to 14 working days depending on the embassy. 

Receive Confirmation of Visa Issuance or Visa Grant Notice. Retrieve it online and print it before traveling to South Korea. 

If the embassy or consulate of South Korea still issues visa stickers in your country, you will have to collect your passport or request to mail it to you.

NOTE South Korean embassies no longer issue visa stickers inside passports. Stickers are still being issued in countries where visa application centers handle the process but this is going to be phased out soon.

Entry Procedure at the Border

Before going to the immigration counters, make sure to complete the paper Arrival Card. The airline staff will give you one onboard or you can grab one from the immigration. 

Present your passport along with the Visa Grant Notice and the Arrival Card to the immigration officer. Get stamped in and enter South Korea.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the minimum bank balance required for south korea visa.

There is no official statement regarding the minimum bank balance by South Korean immigration. It will depend on your circumstances and nationality.

That being said, anything less than 2,500 USD may be considered too low to sustain a trip to South Korea. 

Can I apply for South Korea tourist visa online?

You can begin the application process online by filling out the application form (form #17). However, the next steps require you to visit a South Korean embassy in person. Applications completely online are not possible.

Is a cover letter required for South Korea tourist visa?

A cover letter is not required for the South Korea tourist visa. But you can still submit one if you need to explain your circumstances in detail.

WRITTEN BY THIRUMAL MOTATI

Thirumal Motati

Thirumal Motati is an expert in tourist visa matters. He has been traveling the world on tourist visas for more than a decade. With his expertise, he has obtained several tourist visas, including the most strenuous ones such as the US, UK, Canada, and Schengen, some of which were granted multiple times. He has also set foot inside US consulates on numerous occasions. Mr. Motati has uncovered the secrets to successful visa applications. His guidance has enabled countless individuals to obtain their visas and fulfill their travel dreams. His statements have been mentioned in publications like Yahoo, BBC, The Hindu, and Travel Zoo.

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A Freelancer’s Guide for a Korean Visa without ITR 2019

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Are you a Filipino freelancer who’s planning to travel to South Korea real soon? Let me share with you some alternative ways and few tips on how to apply and have a greater chance of getting your tourist visa approved. And make your South Korea travel goal come to life!

Just recently, I traveled in South Korea with friends. We had the best time of our lives in our six days of discovering the beautiful city of Seoul. But before all came to pass, I faced few struggles with my visa application. Because I’m a freelancer, I had no Income Tax Return (ITR) or Form 2316 to present which is one of the required documents in applying for a visa.

Knowing that incomplete requirements would most likely be denied — I was a little anxious about it. But how did I get a visa approval from the Korean Consulate without an ITR? Here’s an easy guide on how to apply for a South Korean tourist visa and get a higher chance of approval.

How to Apply for a Tourist Korean Visa

Prepare the necessary documents.

  • Application Form — you can download a copy of the form here .
  • 1 piece of Passport size colored picture
  • Original Passport (should be valid for more than 6 months)
  • Photocopy of Passport Bio-page (page 2)
  • Original & Photocopy of valid visa/s and arrival stamps to OECD member countries for the past 5 years (if applicable only)
  • Original Certificate of Employment[Must include applicant’s position, date hired, compensation, office address, HR landline number (cell-phone number is not allowed), HR e-mail address]
  • Original Personal Bank Certificate(Must include account type, current balance, account opening date, ADB)
  • Bank Statement(Original or certified true copy of the bank statements/passbook for the last 3 months)
  • Photocopy of ITR (Income Tax Return) or Form 2316
  • Copy of PRC Card or IBP Card (if applicable only)

Check out full details of the visa requirements for different categories here .

Submit your visa application

In submitting your visa application, you need to arrange your documents according to how the list of requirements is chronologically ordered.

There are two options on how to submit your visa application:

  • Through a travel agency . Travel agencies would require you to pay around PHP 1,000 – 2,000 for the processing fee. The same requirements should be complied. There are 35 accredited travel agencies you could choose from. You can check the full list here .
  • Personal Submission (applicable only to those applying in Cebu). You can personally submit your documents for the visa application at the Korean Consulate here in Cebu. You may refer to the address and contact number provided below. No payment needed and it’s fast and easy . The receptionist of the building at the ground floor will require you to present one valid ID before you could proceed to the 12 th floor. When you reach the Korean Consulate’s office, a guard on duty will greet you. You will be asked for what’s your purpose of visiting and then a priority number will be given. Your phone’s camera will also be sealed while you’re inside the premise. It would take for about 15-20 minutes to process the submission of your documents.

Address of Consulate in Cebu 12th Floor Chinabank Corporate Center, Lot 2, Samar Loop Cor. Road 5, Cebu Business Park, Mabolo Cebu City

Contact Information Tel: (63-32) 231-1516(9)Fax: (63-32) 231-2950E-Mail: [email protected]

Starting April 1, 2019 , visa processing period will be 7 working days due to increase in number of Korean visa applicants. Visa Fee for 59 days (or less) stay in Korea will be free of charge. For 60 to 90 days stay in Korea — visa fee is PHP 2,000. Note: Submission time for visa application is from 9:00AM to 11:00AM only (Mondays–Fridays) except holidays.

What to do when you don’t have an ITR?

I’ve been in the freelancing industry for quite some time and truth be told, most freelancers are not tax payers. I’m one of those who weren’t declaring income and filing appropriate taxes to the government. I had long been planning to register in BIR, but I always put it on hold. Not until early this year, I’ve felt the need to do so.

Knowing that I have a couple of international travels this year (wherein one of these was in South Korea), I’ve had to establish a good personal background. So, I registered myself as a professional tax payer just February of this year in BIR and started paying tax.

As freelancers, we’re enjoying lots of perks — decent pay, freedom to work anywhere and anytime as long as there is a good internet connection. We can easily travel as much as we want, whenever we want to. There’s no problem traveling within the Philippines. Of course, we’re on our comfort zone. You just bring one or two valid IDs and you’re set to explore the country.

But, traveling internationally is a different story. Especially to those countries which require a visa. There are certain rules to follow and requirements to comply. One of the most basic and important visa requirements is the Income Tax Return (ITR). So, what should you do when you don’t have an ITR for your visa application?

Write a cover letter

A cover letter is written when you’re lacking one of the requirements. This is to explain why you are not able to submit the said requirement. Your cover letter should contain, but not limited, to the following details:

  • Your purpose of writing a cover letter.
  • Reason why you are unable to present the said required document.
  • Describe the nature of your job as a freelancer.
  • You can mention your flight details , hotel/airbnb booking details , Klook vouchers . You can even mention who you are traveling with, if you’re traveling in a group.
  • Indicate all supporting documents you will provide.
  • Explain your desire of traveling to their country — why you have chosen to travel to South Korea.
  • Be sincere in your letter that you are returning to the Philippines within the specific travel period.

Note: Keep your cover letter short and simple. You can contact me if you want me to make a cover letter for you @Php350 only. HAHA!

Disclaimer: My cover letter doesn’t really guarantee that your visa application will be approved. The approval of your visa application still depends on the Korean Embassy or Consul’s judgment.

Submit all supporting documents

It is not necessary, but I strongly suggest that you submit additional documents to somehow support and strengthen your visa application. Submit all the supporting documents you have mentioned in your cover letter. Here is the list of supporting documents I’ve submitted for my visa application:

  • Certificate of Earnings from Upwork (or any Freelance Marketplaces you belong to).
  • Certificate of Registration from BIR and BIR Payment Form No. 0605 (if available).
  • Flight details, Airbnb and Klook bookings (or any bookings you made in advance for your trip in S. Korea).

Friendly Tips for Traveling Freelancers

Register your freelancing job in bir.

If you are a freelancer with a heart of a traveler, I highly recommend you register as a professional tax payer in BIR just like what I did. If freelancing is your only source of income — you better register as early as possible if you are planning to go on a trip outside the country.

Why do I say so? Maybe, you’ll think it’s not really needed, you don’t want to undergo the tedious registration process, or you just don’t feel like paying taxes at all. Regardless of your reason, it is our responsibility as a Filipino citizen who’s earning an income to pay taxes to the government. BIR should give me commissions for this! HAHA

Also, there are few benefits of having an ITR — one of these is for the smooth processing of your international travels. Though I don’t have an ITR yet (since I only registered a couple of months ago), I have a strong feeling if it weren’t for the certificate of registration and the payment form from BIR that I’ve submitted for my visa application, I would possibly be denied.

Visit:  https://vabootcamp.ph/blog/the-simplest-method-on-how-to-register-as-a-freelancer-in-bir/

Secure a certificate of employment / contract from your clients

Certificate of employment or a contract is another important document for your visa application. If possible, you may request from your client to get one.

Deposit sufficient funds on your savings bank account

Make sure that you have sufficient funds to convince the consulate or embassy that you can finance all the expenses for your travel. Mostly, they require you to provide a bank certificate and/or statement of account.

For the Korean visa application, they require you to submit a bank statement for the last 3 months and a bank certificate that shows the account type, current balance, account opening date, and average daily balance (ADB). The older your savings account with more deposit transactions; and no or less withdrawal — the better.

Just a little warning, don’t deposit big amount of funds (i.e. 50K PHP) on your account few days before you request to print your bank certificate or statement. It would only reveal that you intended to deposit this amount as show money. This might affect the approval of your visa application.

To wrap it up, all you must do is prepare and take proper actions. Remember, you can’t travel to South Korea without a visa. So, start applying one month before your travel date and give yourself ample time to comply if the consul will ask for additional requirements.

Just follow these simple steps:

(1) prepare and submit all the required documents;

(2) write a cover letter if you lack a requirement and submit all other supporting documents; 

(3) make sure to provide an impressive financial overview;

(4) justify your intention of traveling to their country and that you’re returning to the Philippines; and lastly,

( 5) add faith and LOTS of prayer! Ask your Priest or Pastor! Kidding! But would be good as well, right?This simple guide doesn’t really guarantee that your visa application will be approved. The approval of your visa application still depends on the Korean Embassy or Consul’s judgment. I hope you found this post helpful. God bless on your visa application! 

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Visa Application Forms (Online Reservation for Visit Requested)

Visa Application(Visa Issuance Confirmation Number).pdf fileDownload

! Starting 12/21/2020 all applicants must  pre-book an appointment online (Consul 24 ☜click)  before they can come in to drop off the application packet in person.

!! Online reservation (DC, VA, MD, WV residents only)  Please select “Embassy of Korea in the US” for the selection of the jurisdiction location for your consular service needs.

!!! Appointments can be booked at the following time slots: 9AM-12PM  or   3PM-5PM

(Visa applicants are strongly encouraged to book between 9AM-12PM. Afternoon appointments may cause further delays in visa processing.)

     □ General Visa Information

   Welcome to the Visa Service Section of Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the USA.

  **   On November 17, 2008, the Republic of Korea joined the U.S. Visa Waiver Program (VWP). As a result, on reciprocity, U.S. citizens can visit the Republic of Korea without a visa for duration of up to 90 days or less if the purpose of the trip is for tourism, business meeting, attendance at a conference or visiting families or relatives. (Extension of stay is not permitted) 

   A U.S. citizen, who is not qualified with VWP or not eligible to enter to Korea without a visa, is kindly requested to apply for an appropriate entry visa.

   A U.S. citizen, who wishes to work, or to engage in profit making activities, is kindly requested to apply for an appropriate entry visa.

   For U.S. citizens(only who was Korean or either of your parents/gradparents was Korean), a five year valid multiple entry F-4 Visa is issued. This visa holder can stay up to 2years each time he/she visits the Republic of Korea until their visas expire.

If you are not a resident of one of the states(Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia, West Virginia), please contact directly other Jurisdiction Korean Consular Office in your area.

 For list of the Countries Under Visa Exemption Agreements, more detailed information, visit

http://www.immigration.go.kr/immigration_eng/index.do

www.visa.go.kr/openPage.do?MENU_ID=10102

** Do not require a visa but must apply for K-ETA (Korea Electronic Travel Authorization). 

  Please refer to the K-ETA ->  www.k-eta.go.kr

 □ Important Notice: 

A person with multiple nationalities who has both Korean nationality and foreign nationality is considered a Korean national, not a foreigner in Korea. The applicant’s visa hereby could be cancelled if he/she is proved to be a Korean national and not be a foreigner anymore even though the visa has been issued from the Korean government. Korean government may ask you to submit additional documents related to you and your parents’ nationality when you apply for a visa to check it.


VISA 

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- Visa Application Form

- Passport (more than 6 months) & copy

- Photo (2x2)

- U.S permanent resident card or valid long-term visa & copy

- Hotel reservation information 

- Confirmed flight Itineraries

- Recent 3 months of bank Statement

- Fee 

※ Fees vary by nationalities


※ For conferences, events, or business purpose:

Invitation letter by Korean company (must contain the period of visit, the purpose of visit) 

Business Registration Certificate

Employment Verification Letter

※ Visiting families:

Family relations certificate

Birth certificate

Alien registration card (if not korean)

1~2 weeks

C-3-4


short term business, the purpose of market research, consulting, liaison works, signing contract, or similar reasons


C-3-9


ordinary tourist



C-4


short term working, the purpose of being engaged in profit activities (even though not get paid by Korean company, if you still get paid by U.S company for working in Korea) 


(1) Korean Company in accordance with a service-provide contract :

Copy of service contract

Dispatch order or a proof of overseas assignment

(2) Language instructor at an English camp:

Diploma, transcript with Apostille

FBI record with Apostille

Employment contract

Business registration certificate

Camp/ lesson schedule

(3) Short-run show, fashion modeling:

Recommendation letter from the Korea Media rating board

Performance outline

(4) Athletic/ Singing competition and others:

Invitation letter

Contract that indicates the wages/incentives

(5) Lectures, Public speeches, Researches:

Contract that indicates the wages/incentives

Proof of employment or diploma/university degree

Business Registration certificate


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Student abroad  

- Visa Application Form

- Passport (more than 6 months) & copy

- Photo (2x2)

- US permanent resident card or valid long-term visa & copy

- Flight Itineraries

- Recent 3 months of bank Statement

- Fee 

※ Fees vary by nationalities


Original certificate of admission (Original with student’s signature) 

A copy of certificate of business registration from Korean school

Un/official transcript or enrollment letter

Proof of receiving financial aid or scholarship (if applicable)

5~10 days


D-4

General Training

(Korean Language course)

(1) Language Trainee at University:

Certificate of admission

Certificate of business registration

enrollment letter


(2) Language Trainee by the National Institute for International Education:

Invitation letter


(3) Student enrolled in Elementary, middle and high school:

Copy of Business registration of an educational institution

Admissions acceptance letter

Copy of diploma or enrollment letter

Payment statement/ Custodian’s bank statement

Recent tax return/ proof of full scholarship or payment statement **


E-2

Foreign Language Instructor

 Visa Application Form

- Passport (more than 6 months) & copy

- Photo (2x2)

- Health condition form

- Flight Itineraries

- Fee 



(1) E-2-1 Teacher at an English Academy: 

Visa Issuance Confirmation Number 


(2) E-2-2  EPIK (English Program in Korea)

Employment Contract (Original with employee’s signature) 

Letter of Appointment


(3) E-2 TALK (Teach and Learn in Korea) 

-Employment Contract (with the head of a school district school board)

Letter of Appointment

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Diplomats

 Visa Application Form

- Passport (more than 6 months) & copy

- Photo (2x2)

- U.S permanent resident card or valid long-term visa & copy (Non-US citizen)

An official letter from the head of your organization (indicating you are on official mission with your current employment status and overseas assignment)

5~7 days

A-2

Foreign government official duty

A-3

International Agreement

(1) A-3-2 An immediate family member in accordance with SOFA agreement

Temporary Duty order 

An official letter from the head of your organization

copy of marriage certificate(spouse), copy of birth certificate(child)

copy of military ID 

Flight Itineraries


(2) A-3-99 Fulbright

Flight Itineraries

Invitation letter from Fulbright

** Please note that there can be additional documents required by the Consulate after the Consulate reviews your application. Any inconsistencies or false information within the submitted documents may result in visa denial.

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How To Fill Out Korean Visa Application Form: A Step-by-Step Guide

How To Fill Out Korean Visa Application Form: A Step-by-Step Guide

Do you need help in accomplishing your Korean visa application form? Here’s a complete guide to filling out the form so you can proceed to the next steps of the application process with ease. 

Go back to the main article: How to Get Korean Visa in the Philippines: A Complete Guide for First-Time Visitors

Important Reminders

  • You can download the form and accomplish it online/electronically. Download the latest version of the application form here.  
  • You can also accomplish the form by hand.
  • The application form must be printed on A4-sized paper.
  • You can accomplish the form using either the English or Korean language.
  • Write in all capital letters when filling out the form.
  • The Embassy doesn’t have rules regarding font style and size. However, this is a formal transaction so choose font size of at least 12 and font styles commonly used in business letters like Arial, Calibri, Tahoma, Times New Roman, etc. If you’re having difficulty adjusting the font settings, ask assistance from the travel agency so they can provide you with a ready-to-answer application form in PDF format.
  • The answers should be TYPEWRITTEN/COMPUTERIZED as most travel agencies no longer accept forms that are handwritten.
  • Write N/A if an item does not apply to you.
  • A checkmark (√ ) should be used when filling out items with multiple selections.
  • The accomplished form should have no erasures.

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How To Fill Out the South Korean Visa Application Form: A Step-by-Step Guide

We’ll teach you how to accomplish the application form by focusing on one section at a time. Take note that RED text in the following screenshots is for emphasis only.

1. Personal Details

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1.1 Input your Last Name and then your First Name.

1.2 Indicate your Chinese name if you have one. Write N/A if you have none.

1.3 Put a check on the appropriate space if you’re a Male or a Female.

1.4 Write your birthday in this format: Year/Month/Day.

1.5 Indicate your nationality.

1.6 Write the name of the country where you were born.

1.7 Write your National Identity Number if you have one. Write N/A if you have none.

1.8 Check ‘Yes’ if you have used other names to enter or depart Korea. Indicate your previous Family Name and Given Name. Check ‘No’ if you haven’t used other names and write N/A on the Family Name and Given Name.

1.9 Check ‘Yes’ if you’re a citizen of another country and indicate which country. Check ‘No’ if you’re not and write N/A on the space for the name of the country.

Guidelines for the Photo:

  • The picture must be taken within 6 months from the date of application.
  • The photo should use a white background.
  • Don’t wear a hat.
  • Your face should be neutral in the photo.
  • Paste the photo on the application form.

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For Official Use Only – Leave this section blank.

2. Passport Information

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2.1 Put a check on the type of passport that you currently have.

2.2 Write your Passport Number.

2.3 Indicate the country where the passport was issued.

2.4 Indicate the specific location or office where your passport was issued .

2.5 Enter the date your passport was issued.

2.6 Enter your passport’s expiry date. Make sure that your passport has at least 6 months of validity left .

2.7 Check ‘No’ if you have no other valid passports and leave the ‘Details’ section blank. Check ‘Yes’ if you have other valid passports and indicate the Passport Type, Passport Number, Country, and Expiry Date.

3. Contact Information

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3.1 Write your permanent address in your home country.

3.2 You should only fill this out if it’s different from your permanent address.

3.3 Write your cellphone number.

3.4 Write your telephone number.

3.5 Indicate your active e-mail address.

3.6 Provide your emergency contact information with the Full Name, Country of Residence, Telephone Number, and your relationship with the person.

4. Marital Status and Family Details

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4.1 Put a check on your marital status.

4.2 Leave this section blank if you have checked ‘Divorced’ or ‘Single.’ If you checked ‘Married,’ provide the following details of your spouse: Family Name, Given Name, Date of Birth, Nationality, Residential Address, and Contact Number.

4.3 Check ‘No’ if you don’t have any children yet. Check ‘Yes’ if you already have children and indicate the number of children that you have.

5. Education

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5.1 Check the highest level of education that you have completed. If you’ve checked ‘Other,’ provide specific details.

5.2 Write the name of your school.

5.3 Write your school’s location.

6. Employment

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6.1 Check the type of employment you’re currently under.

6.2 Provide your employment details including the following: Name of Company/Institute/School, Your Position, Address of Company/Institute/School, and Telephone Number.

7. Details of Visit

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7.1 From the list of options, check the purpose of your visit to South Korea.

7.2 Indicate the length of your stay for your trip to South Korea.

7.3 Indicate the intended date of entry. Make sure that it’s within three months from the date of application.

7.4 Write your intended address in South Korea during your stay. You don’t need to have prior reservations or bookings.

7.5 Indicate the contact number that you’ll be using during your trip.

7.6 Check ‘Yes’ if you have previously traveled to South Korea in the last 5 years and provide additional details like the number of times you’ve visited and the purpose of your most recent visit. Check ‘No’ if it’s your first trip to South Korea.

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7.7 Check ‘Yes’ if you have previously traveled outside your country of residence and provide additional details like the name of the country you have visited, the purpose of your visit, and the period of your stay. Otherwise, check ‘No.’

7.8 Check ‘Yes’ if you’re traveling with any of your family members (spouse, parent, children, siblings). You also have to provide the following information of your companion/s: Full Name, Date of Birth, Nationality, and relationship to you. Check ‘No’ if you’re not traveling with a family member and write N/A on the ‘Details’ section.

8. Details of Sponsor

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8.1 Check ‘Yes’ if you have a sponsor in South Korea and provide the following details of your sponsor: Name, Date of Birth or Business Registration Number, Relationship to you, Address, and Telephone Number. Otherwise, check ‘No.’

9. Funding Details

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9.1 Indicate the estimated cost of your entire trip to South Korea. For reference, the average budget per day is around Php 5,000. Make sure that you’ll be able to show that you have enough funds in your bank account for the whole duration of your trip.

9.2 Mention who will fund your trip (including yourself or an institute) and provide the following details: Name of Person/Company/Institute, Relationship to you, Type of Support, and Contact Number.

10. Assistance with this Form

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10.1 Check ‘Yes’ if someone assisted you in filling out this form and provide the following details: Full Name, Date of Birth, Telephone Number, and Relationship to you. Otherwise, check ‘No.’

11. Declaration

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Declare that all the details and information you have provided in the application form are true and correct based on your knowledge and belief.

Indicate the date you will submit your VISA application and provide your signature. If you’re under 17 years old, your parent or legal guardian will sign the form for you.

Written by Anna Pamela Capistrano

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How to Apply For a Korean Visa Without an ITR and COE?

Sample Cover Letter, Travel Itinerary & More

Disclaimer before I tell you how to apply for a Korean visa without an ITR and COE (Certificate of Employment). I had an ITR (Income Tax Return) for almost 3 years now. I use Taxumo to help me register and file in BIR. They’re godsent for freelancers like me who cannot understand taxation. (You can use my code C2Q0I to get a discount.) If I had known them before I wouldn’t have applied for a Japan visa without an ITR .

Now you may be wondering if my advice here will work when I already have an ITR and got my Korean Visa approved. Well, I don’t have a COE because I’m a freelancer, while my friend who traveled with me in Korea last October 2022 doesn’t have an ITR and she’s also a freelancer like me. But please take note that approval still depends on the Korean Embassy consul.

Step by Step Guide How to Apply For a K orean Visa

Step 1: get a travel agency to help you (but walk-ins at kvac are now allowed)..

UPDATE: Starting August 29, 2023, in line with the official operation of the Korea Visa Application Center (KVAC), all Korean visa applicants must submit their visa applications at KVAC (you can walk in but make sure to come very early). Applying through accredited travel agencies is back again, but if you submit through them make sure to do it at least a month before your desired travel date.

For those who live outside of Metro Manila, you can now send your applications through the mail. READ: How to send your Korean Visa Application through the mail?

  • Here is the link to the accredited travel agencies for South Korean visa applications .
  • KVAC Location:
  •  9F~10F, Brittany Hotel BGC, 6 Mckinley Pkwy, BGC, Taguig, Metro Manila
  • Website: https://www.visaforkorea-mn.com  
  • Days open: Same as the embassy’s working days. Holidays will be announced from time to time (Office hours: 09:00–17:00 but submission of application cut off is 16:30).
  • Service Fee: PHP 900

Step 2: Fill out the Application Form

  • Download the visa application form here .
  • Must be printed on A4-size paper.
  • This must be computerized or typed, NOT handwritten, and type in Block Letters or Capital Letters so make sure your keyboard’s CAPS LOCK is on.
  • The font should be Arial size 12.
  • For fields that do not apply to you, leave them blank.

For a step-by-step guide on how to fill up the South Korea Visa Application Form, this article by Two Monkeys Travel Group is very detailed.

Step 3: Gather the required documents

UPDATE: From February 1, 2024, to December 31, 2024, the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Philippines will simplify visa application documents for visa applicants who meet the following conditions. Please be aware that for those who meet the following conditions, only the stated financial documents can be exempted or replaced, and other general required documents must still be submitted. You can read the update here .

Professional license holders

○ Applicable for those holding a valid PRC license ID (IBP ID for a lawyer) with a profession of physician, dentist, lawyer (including a judge, prosecutor), certified public accountant, pharmacist, and veterinarian.

○ Required Visa Application Document

   – Certificate of employment (original) and copy of PRC license ID or IBP ID

   – Submission of bank certificates, bank statements, and ITR are exempted for professional license holders and family members. Other documents, such as proof of relationship, are required.

      * Exempted documents may still be submitted if preferred

Credit cardholders

○ Applicable for BDO Gold or BDO Elite Credit Card Holders (Excluding Supplementary Credit Card Holders.) UPDATE JULY 8, 2024: Gold, Platinum, or Elite credit card holders of BPI, Metro Bank, and RCBC can also apply for the simplified visa until December 31, 2024. Details are in the KR Visa announcement .

   – (Immediate family members): One’s parents, spouse, minor children (applicable for adult children who can prove to be students through documents), spouse’s parents

   – Certificate of employment (original), copy of credit card(front only with complete information), and latest 3 months credit card account Monthly Billing Statements(copy)

   – Submission of bank certificates, bank statements, and ITR are exempted for credit card holders and family members. Other documents, such as proof of relationship, are required.

Credit Card Types Applicable For Korean Simplified Visa Application:

Here is the list of the south korea visa application requirements:.

  • As mentioned in Step 2 above.
  • Must be glued on the designated area on the application’s first page.
  • For the size, it should be 35×45 mm. Just tell the photo studio it’s for a Korean Visa, usually, they already have a package for it.
  • Must be valid for more than 6 months from your target travel date.
  • Must have a signature. The signature field is on the bottom part of Page 3 (page next to the Bio page).
  • Must have filled out the Emergency Contact Page (the last page of the passport).
  • Submit only if you traveled abroad within the last 5 years. If you did, submit them together with your current passport.
  • Attach it to your current passport using a rubber band by tying the back cover of the new passport to the front cover of the old passport.
  • The bio page is the information page of the passport (Page 2).
  • Some said Japan is no longer accepted due to several cases of applicants submitting FAKE Japan visas, but I only have a Japan visa and I decided to submit it anyway.
  • Having an OECD visa can increase your chances of approval.
  • To see all the OECD member countries, visit  this website .
  • Must include account type, current balance, opening date, and ADB (Average Daily Balance).
  • If you have a guarantor, you must submit their original copy.
  • Must cover at least 3 months.
  • Again, if you have a guarantor you must submit theirs.
  • But if you file online like me, your ITR isn’t stamped. If you use Taxumo you can email them to request a stamped ITR but it takes at least 15 days or more. Alternatively, you can write a cover letter explaining why your ITR is not stamped. (I opted to write a cover letter because I only have 3 days to gather my requirements because my Korea was planned last minute. I put my sample cover letter below.)
  • Copy of PRC Card or IBP Card (If applicable only).
  • FOR EMPLOYED: Certificate of Employment (COE). Must be original; and must have the address of the employer, the landline number and email address of the employer’s HR department, the applicant’s position, the date hired, and compensation. Mobile number is not allowed.
  • FOR SELF-EMPLOYED: Photocopy of the Business registration form from DTI or SEC. SEC Registration must include pages with the names of stockholders. And Photocopy of the Business permit or Mayor’s permit. And BIR Form with Corresponding Payment Receipt from a BIR-authorized bank.
  • FOR FREELANCERS: The latest contracts from your clients and/or proof of revenue like a written letter (I have a sample below) that has your client’s name, company name (if they have one), landline number, email address, date hired or collaboration, and compensation. Mobile number is not also allowed here. If you’re registered to BIR, submit the forms mentioned in “self-employed” above.
  • FOR HOUSEWIVES/ HOUSEHUSBANDS: Photocopy of NSO Marriage Certificate and your spouse’s documents mentioned above including ITR.
  • FOR STUDENTS: Original School Certificate, Photocopy of a School ID, Photocopy of the NSO Birth Certificate of the applicant, Parent’s NSO Marriage Certificate (if applicable), and parent’s documents mentioned above including ITR.
  • IF YOU HAVE A GUARANTOR: You must submit theirs.
  • Not required but if you don’t have an ITR or COE, or your ITR isn’t stamped or you have a missing required document, you need to write a cover letter. (My sample cover letter is posted below.) Put this at the bottom of the application too.
  • If you have a guarantor, this is where you explain your relationship with that person and why they’re shouldering your trip.
  • This is not required either but I still provided one. I put this at the bottom of my application and they accepted it when I submitted my application. (My sample itinerary is posted below.)

NOTE: For family applications, you must provide documents that can serve as proof of your relationship. Birth certificates and marriage contracts are accepted. A representative can file for the whole family.

STEP 4: Submit the documents and wait

If you’re going to submit it yourself, make sure to put them in an envelope and don’t fold the documents. Do not staple it either, use a paper clip instead for documents that have more than one page.

If you’re going to submit through a travel agency, they will check the documents before you leave.

Processing time depends. In my experience, my friend and I decided to submit it ourselves to the embassy and after 5 days we already got our result by checking our status on the Korean Embassy website here . But the people I know who submitted this 2024, it took them 1 week to get the result.

For travel agencies, it’s around 15 days, but it also depends on your travel agency’s backlog. For October and November make sure to submit at least a month before your desired travel month because a lot of people apply during those months for the Chuseok holiday and autumn season.

SAMPLE COVER LETTER FOR KOREA VISA APPLICATION

If you could notice, in the second paragraph I mentioned my purpose of entry, low-key implying that I’m going back to my country and I will be spending money in their country. I don’t guarantee it’ll 100% convince the consul but so far it worked on me both in Korea and Japan tourist visa applications.

SAMPLE OF PROOF OF REVENUE FOR FREELANCERS

Don’t forget to ask your client to put their logo and company name on top of the “Proof of Revenue” and don’t forget to ask them to sign it too. A digital signature is accepted because some freelancers have clients based abroad, as long as the company has a business number or email address.

If you’re going to use Klook to book train passes and attraction tickets, don’t forget to use my code “ALYRECOMMENDKLOOK” to get 5% off.

Sample korea travel itinerary.

This is the actual travel itinerary that I submitted to the Korean Embassy and the same one I showed to the Immigration Officer in NAIA Terminal 1. The decoration is not necessary, I just want to express my excitement. I made this using Canva .

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION S

Q: Should I book plane tickets before applying for a visa?

A: No, it is not necessary. The Korean Embassy discourages applicants from booking plane tickets before applying for a visa. There’s even a post about it taped outside their office.

Q: How much money should I show in my bank certificate?

A: People suggest your bank account should have at least Php10,000 per person per day during your intended stay. So if you’re planning to stay for 5 days, you should at least have Php50,000 in your bank account. But just to be sure, you should aim for a higher amount than settle for the minimum amount required especially now that they’re super strict on approving tourist visas due to an increasing amount of people illegally staying to work in their country.

Q: Can I submit more than one bank certificate?

A: Yes, you can. I submitted 2 bank certificates. The important thing is your statement of account. They look at how your money comes in and out. I’ve heard of people getting rejected because of a sudden huge deposit in their accounts. So to be safe, I just submitted all my bank accounts instead of doing a huge transfer.

Q: Should my bank account be 6 months old upon application?

This is actually on a case-to-case basis. I’ve heard people with bank accounts that are only 1-3 months old getting approved. It depends on your supporting documents.

Suppose you have more questions about the Korean visa application. In that case, you can join this private group on Facebook that helped me a lot with the Korean Embassy updates and other members sharing their experiences.

What Should You Book in Klook For Your Korea Trip?

My friends and I did a BTS Trip (which I will blog about later) since we went there for the concert. But here are the things we booked in Klook that were very helpful going around Korea. (Don’t forget to use my Klook code “ALYRECOMMEND” to get 5% off.):

  • SIM CARD – I highly recommend sim cards over rental WiFi device (if your phone is not locked by a network) because you don’t need a credit card deposit, if you get separated from your companions you have a way to contact them, and you don’t have to return it.
  • AREX Incheon Express – This is a train station inside the Incheon Airport that will bring you straight to Seoul Station. No need to worry about catching a bus or booking a taxi.
  • T-Money Card – This is like a beep card. You can use this in trains, buses, and taxis. You can buy this in convenience stores especially those limited editions with kpop groups. But if you want one before leaving the airport, you can buy one in Klook too.
  • N Seoul Tower Ticket – If you’re a Kdrama fan, then this is a must-see place. This is the famous spot where lovers leave love locks.
  • Hanbok Rental – Live your period kdrama fantasies, be a main character with a beautiful hanbok rental, and take photos in Changdeok Palace.

You can search for more activities in Korea through Klook below:

So these are the required documents, processes, and frequently asked questions on how to apply for a korean visa without an itr and coe. i hope this post will help. good luck, style vanity.

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How to Apply For Five Year Multiple Entry South Korea Tourist Visa for Filipinos

In the application form, there’s no indication if you are applying for a single or multiple South Korea Tourist Visa. Whether you apply for a Single or Multiple, it is the discretion of the Embassy to grant you one. But, if you want to have a chance to be given a Five Year Multiple Entry South Korea Visa, read this article.

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In this article, we will be focusing on a Tourist Visa . Multiple Entry Visa holders can stay in South Korea for a maximum of 30 days. The validity of the visa depends on your eligibility as well as your passport’s validity. Check out how you can get yours now!

Korean Embassy Update (May 19, 2022): Multiple entry visa issued before 5 April 2020 that has not expired can be used without re-application.

ADVISORY: As per Embassy of South Korea, starting August 23, 2022 , visa processing is 25-30 working days.  

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How to be Eligible for Multiple Entry South Korea Visa

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If you want to have big chances of getting a Multiple Entry South Korea Visa, you must be any of the following:

Frequent Visitor

As per this notice :

  • Those who visited Korea more than 4 times within the last 2 years from application date
  • Those who visited Korea more than 10 times in total and at least once in the previous two years

BDO Credit Card Holders

Credit Card Holders of:

  • Visa Credit Card
  • MasterCard Credit Card
  • UnionPay Credit Card
  • JCB Credit Card
  • American Express Gold Credit Card
  • Platinum Visa Credit Card
  • Titanium, Platinum and World Elite MasterCard
  • American Express​ Platinum Credit Card
  • Cathay Pacific American Express Credit Cards (Standard and Elite)
  • American Express International Dollar Charge Cards
  • Diamond UnionPay
  • Diners Club Premiere
  • JCB Platinum

Requirements:

  • Credit card’s Monthly Billing for the last 3 months
  • Photocopy of the Credit Card
  • This is only up to December 31, 2022
  • Bank Certificate and Income Tax Returns are not required for submission in case you avail this
  • Read more here

RCBC Bankard Premium Card Holders

Active and Principal Card Holders of:

  • World MasterCard (including co-brands Balesin and The City Club)
  • Black Platinum MasterCard
  • Diamond Platinum MasterCard
  • Visa Infinite
  • Visa Platinum
  • UnionPay Diamond BDO Elite
  • This is only up to December 31, 2020

Note: Links from notice to RCBC card holders are currently unavailable. Thank you for understanding. 

Requirements for applying for multiple entry south korea visa.

1. Valid passport – should be valid for more than 6 months

Philippine Passport

2. Filled-up Visa Application Form – Here’s a document version that is easier to edit. Don’t forget to sign it. Here’s a guide on  How to Fill Out a South Korea Visa Application Form [Step by Step Guide] .

3. Passport-Sized Photo – 1 piece, colored

4. Valid Visa or Arrival Stamps to any OECD Countries for the past five years – original and photocopy. OECD countries include: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK, and US.

USA Visa

P.S. If you are a frequent traveler, you may also submit the valid visa or arrival stamps of your previous visits to South Korea

5. Bank Certificate – Include current balance, account type, and ADB. However, you may skip this when you are an eligible credit cardholder.

6. Bank Statement – for the last 3 months, in case you are an eligible credit card holder, submit your credit card statements for the previous 3 months

Supporting Documents

  • Income Tax Return – you are exempt if you are an eligible cardholder
  • If you are an Employee – Original copy of Certificate of Employment – with applicant’s position, date hired, compensation, office address, H.R. landline (not cellphone number), and H.R. e-mail address must be included.
  • If you are a Business Owner – Business Registration and Business Permit
  • Copy of IBP Card or PRC Card (only if applicable)
  • If you want to apply, you can also make a cover letter stating that you wish to a Five Year Multiple Entry South Korea Visa and the reasons
  • You can also attach your flight reservations , hotel bookings, and attraction tickets
  • There is no visa fee for a stay of fewer than 59 days, but you’ll pay the travel agency about PHP 500 – PHP 2000

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STEP by STEP Guide In Getting a Multiple Entry South Korea Visa

STEP 1: Gather the documents needed.

STEP 2: Find an accredited travel agency to process your application.

STEP 3: Wait for the decision.

STEP 4: Claim your passport with your visa at the travel agency.

Addresses that could help you

Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Republic of the Philippines 122 Upper McKinley Road, McKinley Town Center, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City 1634 +63-2-8856-9210

Consulate of the Republic of Korea in Cebu 12th Floor Chinabank Corporate Center, Lot 2, Samar Loop Cor. Road 5, Cebu Business Park, Mabolo, Cebu City +63-32-231-1516(-9)

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Good luck with your application for a Five Year Multiple Entry South Korea Visa. It’s a handy tool, especially if you want to visit South Korea in every season. It’s also a great key in case you want to watch a concert or attend fan meets of KPop Idols. I hope this is helpful! Happy Travels!

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Until Dec 2022 pa ba yung sa bdo credit card holder ? Wala na kasi dun sa link na nka attached … TIA.

Hi! If multiple entry 30 days 5 years, does it mean you can enter multiple times and each time hindi lalagpas ng 30 days; or cumulative ang 30? TIA

How to apply fo five year multiple entry. Thank you

Hi, pag kakapundar palang ng business at wala pang itr maipakita?

Write a cover letter then lahat ng permits.

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  • Apr 9, 2019

How to Get Multiple Entry Korea Visa for Filipinos

Updated: Apr 30, 2020

Why get a Multiple-Entry Visa?

A single trip to South Korea is not enough for an ultimate Korean Wave experience that is why you need to apply for a Multiple Entry Korea Visa.

Once you’ve obtained your C-3 (Multiple-Entry) Visa, you will be allowed multiple visits to Korea for three (3) to ten (10) years (depending on your application), each visit for a maximum of thirty (30) days.

See this article for a complete list of requirements for your Korean Visa Application

Qualifications for a Multiple Entry Visa

multiple entry visa

If you meet at least one of the criteria below, you are automatically eligible

1. Visited Korea:

Four times (X4) in the last two (2) years

10 or more times total (latest visit must have been in the last 2 years)

2. Credit card holder of the following BPI or BDO cards: 

multiple entry korean visa bpi

Promo period is from January 1 to December 31, 2019 only.

List of BPI Credit Cards eligible for multiple-entry visa

BPI Gold Master

BPI SkyMiles Platinum Master Card

BPI Amore Visa Platinum

Gold BPI Express Teller Debit Card

How to get Multiple Entry Korean Visa

Promo Period is January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020

List of  BDO Credit Cards eligible for multiple-entry visa

Gold Visa Credit Card

Gold MasterCard Credit Card

Gold UnionPay Credit Card

Gold JCB Credit Card

Platinum Visa Credit Card

Titanium or Platinum and World Elite MasterCard Credit Card

Gold, Platinum, Cathay Pacific and American Express Charge Cards issued by BDO

Diamond UnionPay Credit Card

Diners Club Premiere

What do I need to submit to qualify for multiple-entry visa?

Photocopy of the front card

Original latest Statement of Account

For BDO Credit card holders with electronic statement

• Submit a electronic Monthly Billing Statement (MBS) and the original copy of Certification from BDO.

For BPI cardholders receiving their Statement of Account Online:

• Print your recent Statement of Account

• Visit the nearest BPI Branch to have it certified as true copy

For BPI BPI Express Teller Gold Debit Card

• Latest 3 months bank statement and photocopy of the debit card should be submitted for BPI Express Teller Gold Debit Card

Korea Visa FAQs

Get answers to your questions regarding Korean Visa!

What if i’m a Supplementary Cardholder? Am I still eligible?

Yes, only supplementary cardholders of immediate family members are eligible. (Spouse, Children, Parents). 

Eligible applicants are also exempted from submitting an ITR, Bank Certificate and Bank Statement.

3. If you are a citizen of Myanmar, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Laos, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Vietnam, India and Bangladesh AND are:

A working professional (doctor, lawyer, professor, etc…)

A Graduate of any four (4)- year degree program from a local university

Holders of overseas academic degree equal to or higher than a master’s degree

Read more at Korea Times

You are NOT eligible if:

You are a Chinese, Cuban, Macedonian, Kosovar, or Syrian National

You have been fined more than Five (5) Million Korean Won

You have been given a deportation/departure order in the last 3 years

See Korean Embassy Website for more details on a Multiple-Entry Visa.

Eligible applicants are not automatically issued a multiple entry visa. Issuance of visa whether single or multiple entry is subject for approval of the consul in-charge.

Application Process

Once you determine your eligibility, the next step is to gather all the required documents and course them through an accredited travel agency. Learn how to apply for Korean visa here.

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