IMPORTANT: Unfortunately, at this time, VisaHQ does not provide full service for business visas to South Korea. All applicants must apply in person at the nearest Embassy of South Korea
. Information below is for reference purposes only. Please address all questions to the Embassy of South Korea directly.
Original, signed Philippines passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
Passport-type photographs: 2
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or itinerary.
Bank Statement. Copies of bank statements from the past 6 months.
Employment Letter. A letter from your employer/school (on business letterhead, with contact details), stating that a leave of absence has been granted and that you will be returning to your current job. If you are self-employed, include a copy of your business license and tax return. If you are retired please submit proof of your retirement fund.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations.
Host's Bank Statement. If you will be receiving financial support from a host or other sponsor in South Korea, please provide a copy of that individual's bank statement. Please note that the invitation letter from your host should specifically state the types of support they will be providing (financial, accommodations, etc).
Business Letter. Original business letter from the host company in South Korea explaining the purpose of the trip, dates of travel and guaranteeing sufficient funds.
business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in South Korea. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of South Korea, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager (an equivalent to Vice-President or above). The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
• Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
• State the nature of the business to be conducted (ie. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in South Korea.
• Specity the type and desired validity of the visa (ie. a one year multiple entry business visa).