Simple & Easy Law Info

Simple & Easy Law Info

Visa, Passport

Visa, Passport Changing Your Visa www.easylaw.go.kr Easy to Find, Practical Law



How can a foreigner staying in the Republic of Korea change his/her visa? VISA



If a foreigner staying in the Republic of Korea intends to engage in activities outside the scope of those permitted by their status of stay, they must obtain permission to change visa status prior to engaging in said activities.



What is the procedure for changing your visa? Anyone who would like to change their visa must submit an application for status change along with their passport, alien registration certificate, and all other required documents to the local immigration and alien registration office, etc.



If a foreigner staying in the Republic of Korea engages in an activity not permitted under their status of stay, they may be subject to deportation, imprisonment with labor, or a heavy fine.



For detailed legal information, please refer to 『Visa, Passport』 in easylaw.go.kr




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