The Korean Embassy is happy to announce that processing service for all types of visa including tourist visa (C-3-9) will resume starting Wednesday 1 June 2022.
1. Multiple entry visa issued before 5 April 2020 that has not expired can be used without re-application.
2. All visa applicants are not required to submit the Consent for Isolation any longer.
3. The detailed information on visa application procedure including documentary requirements will be announced at this website soon.
4. Please be advised that all the passengers must comply with the following protocols for quarantine and COVID-19 testing.
A. Passengers must present either a negative PCR certificate(issued within 48 hours) or a negative RAT certificate(issued within 24 hours) prior to the departure date
B. In principle, unvaccinated passengers will not be exempted from quarantine while vaccinated passengers will be exempted from quarantine.
The detailed information on the quarantine protocol can be found at the Embassy’s website (link: https://overseas.mofa.go.kr/ph-en/brd/m_3272/view.do?seq=760837&page=1)
C. Online vaccination registration is required via Q-CODE before departure.
We hope that this resumption of visa processing service will promote people-to-people exchanges between Korea and the Philippines via tourism.