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[ENG][KOR] Guidelines for Living Expenses Support for Refugee Status Applicants

The 'Living Expenses Support' program is a monthly financial support program provided by the Korean Government (the Ministry of Justice) for certain period of time to support the living expenses of refugee status applicants who are in the process of the refugee status determination.

1. Who can apply?
Refugee status applicants can apply for living expenses support.

2. When to apply?
Refugee status applicants can apply for living expenses support within six months from the application submission date for recognition of refugee status.

3. Where to apply?
Please submit the following documents at Immigration Office or Immigration Branch Office in Korea.
a. Completed application for living expenses and other assistance form
b. Confirmation page
c. Passport or Alien Registration Card (Receipt of Refugee Status Application for applicants with no passport or registration card)
d. A copy of bank account book under the applicant's name issued in Korea (If a minor, a copy of bank account book of a legal representative)
*If an applicant has any dependent or disease, the applicant may be asked to file related documents to prove it.

4. How much will be paid?
The amount of living expenses support will depend on (1) whether the applicants are residents or non-residents of the Center. It will be (2) paid for 6 months from the application submission date for recognition of refugee status, not from the application submission date for living expenses support.
*Applicants for family refugees can apply for living expenses of each individual, but the paid amount may be different.

5. How will it be paid?
The persons who will receive living expenses support will be selected every month among applicants, and monthly living expenses will be paid through bank transfer to the submitted bank account.

Please find attached the English, Korean, French, Arabic, Urdu, Bengali and Chinese PDF version of the 'Living Expenses Support' program application. 

*For more accurate information or other inquires regarding the Living Expenses Program, please call Immigration Contact Center (1345 without area code).

'생계비 지원' 제도는, 난민인정 신청에 대한 심사가 진행 중인 사람의 생계지원을 위해 국가(법무부)에서 매월 일정금액을 일정기간 동안 지급하는 제도입니다.

'생계비 지원' 신청서를 국문, 영문, 불어, 아랍어, 우르드어, 뱅골어 및 중국어 (PDF 파일)로 첨부하오니, 참조하여 주시길 바랍니다.

기타 생계비 지원에 대한 자세한 사항은 외국인종합안내센터(국번없이 1345)로 문의하여 주시길 바랍니다.


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