:: Passport valid for six months on exit
:: Two blank visa pages in passport
:: One recent passport photograph
:: Copy of UK residence visa
:: Completed application form (including ebola report)
:: Business introduction letter
The letter of introduction from your UK employer must be an original, document on company letterhead, addressed to the embassy. It should note duration and purpose of travel, provide details of all companies and organisations to be visited in South Korea, and confirm acceptance of moral and financial responsibility for your trip.
:: Letter of invitation
The letter of invitation must come from a business or organisation in South Korea. It should be on official letterhead, signed by an authorised representative with contact details included. The letter should include your name, the purpose of your visit, and confirm source of financial responsibility.
The inviting organisation must also provide a copy of their corporation certificate or certificate of business registration. If you are attending a conference or meeting hosted by a company which is not registered in Korea, you should instead submit a confirmation letter from the local committee which arranged the event and a copy of their business registration certificate.
:: Photocopies of original documents
Please provide photocopies of any original documents submitted. The embassy will not return originals (with the exception of your passport) unless you submit the relevant copies.
Please click here to view a list of nationals who DO NOT require a visa to enter South Korea.