Vietnam visa extension for citizens of South Korea

5/15/2014 5:08:08 PM

To South Korean temporarily residing in Vietnam if their Vietnam visa is expired, they can be extended for the period from 1 month to 1 year. Procedures to extend the Vietnam visa for South Korean are made in the Immigration Bureau or the Immigration Management Department of provincial and city Police depending on the specific case.


Vietnam visa


South Korean can get visa Vietnam extension including:

- Korean visiting their relatives in Vietnam

- Korean investors

- Head of the representative office of nongovernmental organizations

- South Korean lawyers issued licenses by Vietnam Ministry of Justice

- South Korean citizens issued Vietnam work permit

Visa extension agencies for South Korean: Depending on each specific case, South Korean people can apply for Vietnam visa at one of the following agencies of Vietnam.

- Immigration Administration (in the case those who enter Vietnam with visa exemption)

- Management Office Immigration of provincial and city police

Profile that foreigners need to prepare for Vietnam visa extension

- Legal documents of business , guaranty organization for foreigners ( Including a copy of business registration, a copy of the certificate of the seal, a copy of the tax code registration, signed and mark registration form)

- The foreigner's passport still valid at least 06 months

- Work permit (In the case of foreign workers who want to apply for a visa with a term of 03 months or more, investors,  chief official  project, non-governmental organizations, foreign lawyers  granted licensed in Vietnam do not have to apply for a work permit )

- Sample application for Vietnam visa extension

The notice of the application for extending Visa to Vietnam:

- This form is confirmed by companies or organizations in Vietnam if it is guaranteed by Vietnam organizations and companies.

- This form is confirmed by the ward police if the visa application is guaranteed by Vietnamese. (The commune or ward where Vietnamese guarantee has their permanent residence).

- Other documents according to the specific requirements of the Immigration Administration as a lease, list of foreign workers.....

There are two types of Vietnam visa extension, including:

- Extending the quarter day: Extension of visas C1, B1, B2 ... or original visa Vietnam exemption

- Extending 3 months in several times: original Visas C1, B1, B2...