Living in Mapo-gu

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Administrative Service

Administrative services required during stay in Korea

  • You can check Guidance on Foreigner Registration, Guidance on Issuance of Certificate on Foreigner’s Registration , and Guidance on Chnage of Foreigner’s Address.
 

Guidance on Foreigner Registration

Guidance on Foreigner Registration : Registration due date,Required documents ,Registration fee,Registration institution,Related query
Registration due date Within 90 days from date of entry, or in case of any foreigner who received grant of qualification for stay approval on changed qualification for stay, the date on which such approval was granted
Required documents Foreigner registration application, passport, 1 photo(3x4cm), annexed documents per qualification for stay
Registration fee KRW 30,000 (government revenue stamp)
Registration institution Immigration Office or branch office in jurisdiction of place of residence
Related query Seoul Immigration Office ☎1345 (http://www.hikorea.go.kr)
 

Guidance on Issuance of Certificate on Foreigner’s Registration

Guidance on Issuance of Certificate on Foreigner’s Registration : Issuing institution,Required documents,Fees ,Related query
Issuing institution
  • City․county·borough offices in Korea
  • Immigration office or branch office
  • All Dong Community Service Centers in Korea
  • Electronic civil affairs(Civil Affairs 24) : access www.minwon.go.kr
Required documents Visit personally, carrying Foreigner Registration Certificate or Certificate on Reporting of Domestic Residence
※ ※ In case of application by agent : power of attorney (signed or sealed by delegator), applicant’s identification card, delegator’s passport (copy)
Fees KRW 2,000 per certificate
Related query Mapo Borough Office Civil Affairs & Passport Department ☎ 3153-9912
 

Guidance on Chnage of Foreigner’s Address

Guidance on Chnage of Foreigner’s Address : Due date of reporting,Required documents, Fee,Registration institution ,Related query
Due date of reporting Within 14 days from date of moving in
Required documents Lease contract confirming the new address, and foreigner registration certificate or certificate on reporting of domestic residence
Fee None
Registration institution Borough Office or Dong(District Town) Community Service Center or Immigration Office (or branch office) in jurisdiction of the new address
Related query Mapo Borough Office, Civil Affairs & Passport Department ☎ 3153-9912
※ Any foreigner who completed foreigner registration is eligible for the protection for lease guarantee deposit by obtaining definite date on the lease contract for the purpose of priority claim in refund of such deposit upon maturity of lease. (Please visit the Dong Community Service Center in the in jurisdiction of the residence)
 

Guidance on Registration and Issuance of Certificate of Authenticated Seal Impression for Foreigners

Guidance on Registration and Issuance of Certificate of Authenticated Seal Impression for Foreigners : Authenticated seal registration , Issuance of certificate of authenticated seal impression,Fee,Related query
Authenticated seal registration
  • Registration institution : Dong Community Service Center in the jurisdiction of foreigner’s address
  • Required documents : Visit personally, carrying foreigner registration certificate or certificate on reporting of domestic residence together with passport and authenticated sea
  • ※ Authenticated seal shall be in the name stated on the foreigner registration certificate or certificate on reporting of domestic residence..
Issuance of certificate of authenticated seal impression
  • Issuing institution : All borough offices and Dong Community Service Centers
  • Required documents : Visit personally, carrying foreigner registration certificate or certificate on reporting of domestic residence
Fee KRW 600 per certificate
Related query Mapo Borough Office Civil Affairs & Passport Department ☎ 3153-9912