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American marrying Korea

How to get married and get a F-6 marriage visa in Korea

If American wants to marry Korean there are some steps you has to go through by law

You have to report your marriage to Korean office ( 구청 )

To report your marriage , you need an Affidavit of Eligibility for Marriage from the US embassy in Korea

Please visit the website to check how to get the Affidavit of Eligibility for Marriage

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The list for Korean Office ( 구청 )

  1. An Affidavit of Eligibility for Marriage

  2. A translated affidavit of eligibility for marriage

  3. Your passport , Alien card

  4. Korean ID for your spouse

  5. Application form 혼인신고서

Once you have done it , you can apply for the F-6 marriage visa in Korea

  1. Aapplication form 통합신청서(신고서)

  2. Passport

  3. Alien card

  4. 130,000 won

  5. A picture of you ( 3.5 cm X 4.5 cm )

  6.  Proof of marriage ( detailed )

  7. Basic certificate

  8. Family relation certificate

  9. A copy of resident registration

  10. Reference ( Korean spouse make , Max 2 years ) 신원보증서(한글)

  11. Invitation letter 외국인 배우자 초청장

  12. Background of marriage 외국인 배우자의 결혼배경 진술서

  13. Amount of income certificate ( Tax office issues / 소득금액증명원)

  14. Credit information ( http://www.credit4u.or.kr )

  15. Proof of income

– Employee : Labor income withholding receipt ( 근로소득원천징수영수증)  , Working certificate

– Employer : Business registration certificate

16. Housing contract

If you submit all the documents to the immigration office , you will be able to get F6 visa within a month

If you still don’t know how to prepare all the documents , we can guide you all till you get all the right documents with small fee

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