South Korea introduces digital nomad VISA starting $1500 income proof

South Korea, a leading economy in Asia, has recently introduced a digital nomad visa, officially termed the Workcation Visa. This new visa, which will be available to investors from January 1, 2024, targets foreign nationals with a substantial income, although the government has not specified a minimum income requirement. It's anticipated that the income threshold for the digital nomad visa will exceed South Korea's minimum wage, which is around $1,500 per month.

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To be eligible for this visa, applicants are required to submit various documents including payroll records, proof of ongoing employment, health insurance valid in South Korea, and a clean criminal record certificate from either their home country or their current country of residence. Additionally, applicants must be at least 18 years old and have a minimum of one year’s experience in their professional field.

The visa also allows for the inclusion of dependents. Applicants wishing to bring dependents must provide documentation proving their familial relationship.

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