Philippine passport holders and individuals who intend to visit Korea are required to secure a visa at the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the Republic of the Philippines.

Tourist Visa Requirements for Filipino Employees

  1. Application Form
  2. 1piece of Passport size colored picture
  3. Original Passport (should be valid for more than 6months)
  4. Photocopy of Passport Bio-page (page 2)
  5. Original &Photocopy of valid visa/s and arrival stamps to OECD member countries for the past 5 years (If applicable, and Korean Visas will not be counted)
  6. Original Certificate of Employment (must include applicant's position, date hired, compensation, office address, HR landline number(cell-phone number is not allowed), HR e-mail address)
  7. Original Personal Bank Certificate (must include account type, current balance, account opening date, ADB)
  8. Bank Statement (original or certified true copy of bank statements/passbook for the last 3 months)
  9. Photocopy of ITR (Income Tax Return) or Form 2316 - If personally invited by Korean: Invitation Letter © of inviter's Passport - If invited by Company in Korea: Invitation Letter © of Korean Company Business Permit

Tourist Visa Requirements for Filipino Businessmen

  1. Application Form
  2. 1piece of Passport size colored picture
  3. Original Passport (should be valid for more than 6months)
  4. Photocopy of Passport Bio-page (page 2)
  5. Original &Photocopy of valid visa/s and arrival stamps to OECD member countries for the past 5 years (If applicable, and Korean Visas will not be counted)
  6. Photocopy of Business Registration from SEC or DTI
  7. Photocopy of Business Permit or Mayor's Permit
  8. Original Personal Bank Certificate (must include account type, current balance, account opening date, ADB)
  9. Bank Statement (original or certified true copy of bank statements/passbook for the last 3 months)
  10. Photocopy of ITR (Income Tax Return) or Form 2316

Embassy of Korea and Consulate-General

Location

The Korean Embassy is located at the corner of Upper Mckinley Rd. and C5 Rd, right beside the British Embassy. From Guadalupe MRT Station or Market-Market, take the FTI-C5 jeepney. It will take 20 minutes from Guadalupe MRT Station and 7 minutes from Market-Market. From the Venice Piazza at Mckinley Hill, there is a free shuttle bus that will take you to Upper McKinely Rd. The ride will take about 10 minutes. The Embassy is within walking distance from the last Bust Stop at Mckinley Rd. When you take a cab/taxi, ask the driver to drop you off at the Korean Embassy at Mckinley Hill along C5 road, beside the British Embassy.

Address and Contact

Address
122 Upper McKinley Road, McKinley Town Center, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig city 1634, Philippines
Telephone
(63-2) 856-9210
Fax
(63-2) 856-9008, 9019, 9024(Consular section)
Emergency
(63-917) 817-5703
hilippines@mofat.go.krph04@mofat.go.kr (Consular section)
Website
embassy_philippines.mofat.go.kr/english