Korea, Republic of - Central Authority & practical information

Central Authority(ies):

Director of International Affairs
National Court Administration
Supreme Court of Korea

Contact details:
Address: National Court Administration
Attn.: Director of International Affairs
Seocho-daero 219 Seocho-gu
SEOUL 137-750
Republic of Korea
Telephone: +82 (2) 3480 1734
E-mail: [email protected]
General website: (Supreme Court of Korea)
Contact person:  
Languages spoken by staff: Korean, English

Practical Information:

Forwarding authorities
(Art. 3(1)):
Methods of service
(Art. 5(1)(2)):
Translation requirements
(Art. 5(3)):
Costs relating to execution of the request for service
(Art. 12):
Time for execution of request:  
Oppositions and declarations
(Art. 21(2)):
Click here to read all the declarations and reservations made by the Republic of Korea under this Convention
Art. 8(2): Opposition
Art. 10(a): Opposition
Art. 10(b): Opposition
Art. 10(c): Opposition
Art. 15(2): Declaration of applicability
Art. 16(3): No declaration of applicability

Derogatory channels (bilateral or multilateral agreements or internal law permitting other transmission channels)
(Arts. 11, 19, 24 and 25)

Information may not be complete or fully updated – please contact the relevant authorities to verify this information.

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(This page was last updated on 5 November 2014)