2023-01-08BY Immikorea

Eligible applicants for the F-2-15 visa are foreign fathers or mothers who raised a child born to a Korean spouse until they come of age after their marriage to a Korean was broken.

  1. As of the date of application, you must be eligible for an F-6-2 visa, and you must have stayed in Korea continuously for at least 5 years with the F-6 visa status.
  2. Both the applicant and their children must not stay abroad longer than the period of stay in Korea within 5 years from the date of application. In other words, the living base must be formed in Korea.
  3. The applicant must be living with the child and actually raising the child
  4. There must be no abnormalities in the requirements for determining conduct, such as compliance with laws and regulations.
  5. Income must be at least 40% of the standard median income.
  6. KIIP level 4 or higher
  7. Income requirements are waived for severe illness and severe disability.
  1. 4 months before the child reaches the age of majority under the Civil Act
  2. Under the Civil Code, the age of majority is 19 years of age.

Since the F-2-15 visa is a qualification granted as a condition of raising a child, you must prove that you have raised a child.

You will need to submit documents confirming the expenses spent on raising your children, messages sent to and from your children, and confirmation of people around you.