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South Korea

Ukraine nationals in Ukraine

Situations where they can apply for visas in Ukraine

The Korean embassy in the Ukraine has suspended visa granting operations. Applicants in urgent need to obtain Korea visas are being directed to make inquiries to the Korean embassies in nearby countries (Poland, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, etc.).  A case-by-case assessment is needed.

Any special considerations

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If they cannot apply for visas in Ukraine, alternative options

Ukrainian nationals require a consular or embassy visa to enter South Korea.

Non-Ukraine nationals in Ukraine

Situations where they can apply for visas in Ukraine

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Any special considerations

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If they cannot apply for visas in Ukraine, alternative options

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Ukraine nationals in Destination Country

Options

The Korean Ministry of Justice announced a special humanitarian measure for Ukrainians living in South Korea who are unable to return to their country. Ukrainians living in South Korea with a valid visa will be allowed to stay and work in South Korea until the situation in Ukraine stabilizes. Provided they are otherwise in compliance with the law, Ukrainian nationals who have overstayed their authorized period of stay in South Korea due to the armed conflict in Ukraine will not be deported.

Other considerations

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Links to latest Government information

Welcome

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