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What is a Korean Marriage Visa?
Korean marriage visa is a visa issued to Koreans whose spouse is Vietnamese. Although the law does not provide for this type of visa, there are related administrative procedures and the grantee is a foreigner who has completed marriage procedures with a Korean in accordance with the laws of the two countries and intend to live in Korea.
Detailed instructions for Korean marriage visa procedures
In procedure of marriage registration to foreigners, many people care about visa, dossier to prepare for Korean marriage visa procedures are as follow:
Dossier to prepare for Korean marriage visa procedures
– Records of foreign citizens
Application for F-6 Marriage Visa (According to the Consulate’s form, specifying contact phone number, profile photo 4×6)
Passport (valid for at least 6 months from the date of application, with full date of birth).
01 wedding photo
In addition, Judicial record (original issued by the provincial Department of Justice, translated into English (or Korean) and notarized).
Health certificate (original).
Papers related to communication
Furthermore, TOPIK Korean Language Proficiency Certificate (Certificate level 1 or higher).
Certificate of Designated Educational Institution (Primary Course Certificate (120-150 hours).
Other documents (Immigration certificate in the spouse’s country for more than 1 year, Korean-related documents at university or academy, proof of communication in another language).
Birth certificate judicial notarized, including the back side (if any).
Family household registration (English (or Korean) notarized legal translation of the entire household registration (including pages with changes or corrections)).
Report the background of the marriage (According to the Consulate form).
– For Korean citizens
Firstly, invitation letter (Original according to the Consulate’s form, stamped (no need to notarize)
Secondly, certificate of international marriage funding (Original, made according to the Consulate form, signed by Korean husband/wife, no need to notarize)
Firstly, marriage certificate (original, issued at the People’s Committee of the commune, ward in Korea, or by internet)
Moreover, family relationship certificate (original, issued at the People’s Committee of communes, wards in Korea, or by internet)
In addition, basic certificate (original, issued at the People’s Committee of communes, wards in Korea, or by internet)
Furthermore, letter of guarantee (original, made according to the Consulate’s form, specifying the guarantee period (minimum 2 years, maximum 4 years), Korean husband’s signature, stamp, no need to notarize)
Additionally, certificate of seal (original, issued at the People’s Committee of the commune or ward in Korea, or by internet)
Certificate of international marriage program (Issued by the Immigration Department, valid for at least 5 years from the date of application)
Next, health certificate (original)
Proof of residency
Original copy of residence registration certificate
House documents, house rental contract of husband (or parents of husband)
Also, the addresses of the above 03 documents must be consistent and must be in the name of the owner or his or her parents or siblings, or the place where the house is rented.
Papers proving financial and professional capacity
Income certificate (tax office) – required
Credit information inquiry form (issued by the banking association) – required
Employees: Certificate of employee, copy of business license of that company.
People with business income: Business registration license, farming papers, certificate of agricultural product trading.
Also Other earners: Proof of income source, details of banking transactions, social insurance.
Submit application for Korean marriage visa
Visa applicants (foreign spouses) must directly submit documents at the Korea Visa Center in Vietnam without accepting letters or authorizations.
In case of additional documents, scan additional documents and send them to the official email address of the Korea Visa Center, the email content should clearly state: name of spouse applying for visa, date of birth, household number passport, case number and Korean spouse’s name. For documents that need to be supplemented with the originals, they must be in person.
If you want to marriage in Vietnam, please refer tho this article about Dossier for marriage registration in Vietnam.
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Visa fee: 30 USD/person
Application processing time: 31 working days (about 5 weeks) including the day of receipt (excluding weekends and holidays)
Visa is valid for 3 months, after entering Korea within 90 days must register ‘외국인등록’ and extend the stay