Foreigners with long-term stay or permanentresident status should complete registration as a
foreigner and/or Domestic Residency Report within 90 days of entry.
When a foreigner changes his/her place of residence, he/she should report the change to the Gu office of the new residency or competent immigration office (http://www.immigration.go.kr/HP/IMM80) within 14 days from the date of change.
* Note: In case of multicultural families, reporting of a change of residence may be done in the Dong-office of his/her current address.
- From Sep. 30, 2016, reporting of a change of residence for foreigners may be done in both the Gu office and Dong offices.
For reporting a change of residence, documents such as identification card (him/herself) and tenancy agreement that can prove the change of address are needed; if a family member would like to report the change on behalf of a certain person, the identification card of the family member and Family Relation Certificate, etc., that can prove the relationship of the reporting person with the person who wants to change their place of residence, should also be submitted in addition to the aforementioned documents.