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Foreigner

Foreigner
Type Time of Loss of Eligibility Required Documents
When acquiring Korean citizenship The following day of acquiring
Korean citizenship
Resident registration
When departing Korea after attaining his
her object (excluding temporary departure for less than 1 month)
The following day after departure Passport, Departure Certificate,
or Flight Ticket
Death The following day after death Death certificate
When acquiring the eligibility of  the
employee insured or their dependents
Date of registration for employee insured(incl. dependents) and self-employed insured(incl. foreigners)  
When failing to pay contributions 1st day of next month based
on the due date for payment
 
When a policyholder is ordered to leave The following day after
ordering compulsory leave
 
When the period of stay is over The following day after the
end of the period of stay
 
Overseas Korean nationals

Overseas-based Korean
Type Time of Loss of Eligibility Required Documents
When applying for permanent residence Day of reporting resident registration
for staying in Korea
Resident registration
Departure (excluding temporary departure for less than 1 month) The following day after departure Passport, Departure Certificate,
or Flight Ticket
Death The following day after death Death certificate
When acquiring the eligibility of  the
employee insured or their dependents
Day of acquiring as work member and dependent  
When failing to pay contributions 1st day of next month based
on the due date for payment
F-1(visit residence), F-2(residence), F-5(settler), F-6(marriage immigrator) excluded
When a policyholder is ordered to leave The following day after
ordering compulsory leave
 
When the period of stay is over The following day after the
end of the period of stay
 

Application Process

  1. The loss of the eligibility is promptly processed just in case of applicants visits.