Acquisition of permanent residence status (F-5)
A person who has been living in Korea for more than 2 years with an overseas Korean (F-4) and has one of the following requirements
Those who hold a Visiting Employment (H-2) qualification and meet all of the following requirements
Foreign nationals of overseas Koreans who meet the requirements for entry into and departure from Korea and their legal status as nationals
Exception of possession of permanent residence
Good thing to have a permanent residence status
· You do not need to extend your stay.
·You do not need a re-entry permit if you intend to re-enter within one year of your departure date. However, if you re-enter Korea after one year, you must obtain permission.
· After three years from the date of permanent residence, you can participate in the municipal elections at the address.
· Marriage immigrants do not have to give up their nationality.
· Even if you divorce your Korean spouse, you will still be eligible for permanent residence.