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How to register as an alien

How to register as an alien

Marriage immigrants (holders of Visa F-6) must visit the immigration service or the office in charge of their address, accompanying their spouses, within 90 days of their date of entrance to Korea, in order to register as an alien and extend the duration of stay.

Documents submitted for alien registration
· Application for alien registration
· Passport and photo (3.5×4.5㎝)
· Certificate of marital status of the Korean spouse and a copy of his or her resident registration
· Processing charge of KRW 40,000 / Issuance charge for the alien registration card : KRW 30,000 / charge for extension of the duration of stay : KRW 30,000

When information on alien registration is changed

When information on alien registration is changed

If any of the following information is changed, a declaration of alien registration information change shall be made at the immigration service with jurisdiction within 14 days from the date of change. Failure to declare a change within the specified time period may lead to a penalty.
※ You may use the e-declaration service at www.hikorea.go.kr
Change of information on alien registration
· Items to declare : Name, date of birth, nationality, passport number, date of issuance and expiry
· Location of application : Immigration service with jurisdiction
· Documents required : Declaration of change of alien registration information, passport and alien registration card

How to reissue an alien registration card

How to reissue an alien registration card

Apply to reissue the alien registration card within 14 days of its loss

Loss of alien registration card
· Items to declare : Loss of alien registration card
· Location of application: Immigration service in charge
· Documents required : Passports, application for reissuance of the alien registration card, KRW 30,000 for fees, a photo (3.5×4.5㎝) and the document proving the reason for application

After moving to a new address

After moving to a new address

After registering as an alien and moving to a new address, you shall make a moving-in declaration at the district (gu) office of the immigration service responsible for your new address within 14 days from the date of your move. Failure to report your new address within 14 days may lead to a penalty.

※ You may use the e-declaration service at www.hikorea.go.kr

Declaration of change of residence
· Reason for declaration : Reason for declaration
· Location of application : District (gu) office or immigration service responsible for the new address
· Documents required : Declaration of change of residence, passport, alien registration card and a copy of resident registration of the spouse with the report of moving-in marked

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