For participants of the OIE Global Conference on Rabies Control
Please see below the information concerning nationalities that require or do not require visa to enter the Republic of Korea. Depending on your nationality, citizens from your country might apply for visa to enter the Republic of Korea.
There are 4 cases for the participants wishing to participate at the conference to obtain a visa to travel to Republic of Korea.
4-Countries whose citizens require a visa to enter the Republic of Korea and that do not have an Embassy or Consular representation of Republic of Korea in their country; can submit a visa application to the related Korean Embassy in their neighboring country
COUNTRIES WHOSE CITIZENS DO NOT REQUIRE A VISA TO ENTER THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA
ASIA and OCEANIA
Australia, Brunei, Chinese Taipei, Fiji, Guam , Hong Kong, Japan, Kiribati, Macau, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu
Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Commonwealth of Dominica, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, United States of America, Uruguay, Venezuela
AFRICA and MIDDLE EAST
Bahrain, Egypt, Israel, Kuwait, Liberia, Lesotho, Mauritius, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Albania, Andora, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican
Countries whose citizens holding official or diplomatic passportsdo not require a visa to enter the Republic of Korea
No requirement of visa for holders of Diplomatic passports only ;
Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan
No requirement of visa for holders of Diplomatic or Official passports
Algeria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Laos, Lebanon, Mongolia, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, Vietnam
Countries whose citizens require a visa to enter the Republic of Korea and that have an Embassy or Consular representation of Republic of Korea to which a visa application may be submitted
Information about Korea’s diplomatic mission overseas; http://www.mofat.go.kr/english/main/index.jsp
Countries whose citizens require a visa to enter the Republic of Korea and that do not have an Embassy or Consular representation of Republic of Korea in their country; can submit a visa application to the related Korean Embassy in their neighboring country
*For the detailed procedure, you should ask the responsible person of the related Korean Embassy.
**The Korean Embassy will open in Rwanda and Uganda before the end of June 2011.
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