NOTICE : Expansion of K-ETA Validity Period & K-ETA Requirement Exemption for Certain Ages

  • 2023-06-28
  • Admin
① From July 3, 2023 (KST), K-ETA will be exempted for visa-free travelers who are 17 years old or younger, and 65 years old or older.

- Travelers who wish to receive benefits from K-ETA approval, such as not having to submit an arrival card upon entry, may apply for K-ETA; in this case, the application fee will be charged.

 ※ K-ETA approval received before July 3, 2023, will remain valid until its expiration date

② Expansion of K-ETA validity from 2 years to 3 years (as of July 3, 2023)

 ※ K-ETA will be valid for 3 years for applications submitted after July 3, 2023, 00:00 (KST). Note that K-ETA will be valid until passport expiration date if applicant's passport is expired within 3 years from the date of approval.