Don’t have time to get to the Embassy in Seoul? We will offer American citizen services in Daegu on January 27-28, 2014. For full details, visit http://seoul.usembassy.gov/acs_outreach.html. To schedule an appointment, call us at 02-397-4114.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Embassy-designated courier companies now have phone numbers for assistance in English!
Ilyang : (02)3277-9472
Hanjin : (02) 728-5744
Interested in serving the American community here in Korea?
The Embassy Warden program may be for you!
Protecting Americans overseas is vital part of our mission and is a duty we take very seriously. Our Embassy Wardens are essential to this mission by alerting Americans of emergency situations and by passing along information from the Embassy. Wardens also notify us about individual US citizens in trouble and about other issues that affect the American community here in Korea.
Please contact SeoulinfoACS@state.gov to learn more.
188 Sejong-daero, Jogno-gu
Seoul, Korea 110-710
The Korean Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade is the Korean Apostille Issuing Authority for all documents that require an apostille. If you need a certified copy on a non-U.S. document, this is probably what you're looking for. More information is available here.
An important update to tax filing procedures for U.S. citizens overseas was announced on March 5, 2012. This includes a new form that must be filed by some overseas taxpayers with their 2011 tax statements. See more here.