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South Korea Background Checks

 
Individual Records Searches Price (US$)Average Turnaround Order Sample

Criminal Records Search > Not available, click here for details. 

$0  - days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

CRS checks does not provide criminal records searches in South Korea due to their Personal Information Protection Act.(PIPA)
Effective August 2014, amendments to Article 24(1) of the Personal Information Protection Act went into effect. These changes prohibit the collection of Resident Registration Numbers (RRN) unless a specific law or regulation allows for the collection. As the RRN is required to process a criminal search in South Korea, there is no legally permissible method to collect this information in order to provide this product. CRS checks does not require the RRN for any search and requests that it not be provided for any reason.

South Korea Civil Records Search 

$109  7-10 days  International Civil Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address, release

This search is conducted at the local level through the court based on the jurisdiction of the city provided. Report may include case type, file date, case number, name of court where case was filed, plaintiff, defendant and disposition if a case can be located.

South Korea Bankruptcy Records Search 

$119  7-10 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address, release

This search is conducted at the local level through the court based on the jurisdiction of the city provided. Report may include file date, case number, name of court where case was filed and case status if a bankruptcy case can be located.

Education Degree Verification in South Korea 

$69  15-25 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, school name, degree, major, dates of attendance, city of school, degree copy and release form

An subject inflating their educational accomplishments is one of the most common occurrences found on a subject's resume or application. CRS checks processes Education Verifications by contacting educational institutions directly to verify degrees or certifications earned. We verify dates of attendance, graduation date and degree information.

Employment Verification in South Korea 

$69  15-25 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, employer name and contact information, dates of employment, position held and release form

Past employment verification is recommended for all employees. It is approximated that 40% of all resumes and employment applications contain falsified information. Our standard Employment Verification reports the employer’s name, subject’s title, dates of employment, whether they are eligible for rehire, and we ask for additional comments.

Professional Reference Check in South Korea 

$69  15-25 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Subject name and date of birth, reference's relationship, contact name and contact information (including phone number and email address)

Our experienced research staff completes Personal Reference checks by interviewing a subject’s former or current colleagues. Our researchers will provide a comprehensive overview of a person’s characteristics.

Global Search 

$59  1-2 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address

Global Search aggregates worldwide information sourced from government records, public records, news media publications, sanction and embargo lists and debarred and banned parties' lists to search for criminality information in over 240 countries and territories.

Directorship Check in South Korea 

$70  1-3 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address, passport copy, company name where directorship was held, company address, In-Country Residence History Form

A search to determine if a candidate had fiduciary or board of directors responsibilities for a company.

Passport Validation 

$40  1-2 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address, color copy of passport (identification page)

A validation to confirm that the algorithm behind the bar code on the passport matches that of the issuing country. Requires a scanned copy of the passport and includes a QC process on every validation.

Social Media Search 

$99  2-4 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Name, date of birth, address history, personal e-mail address, phone number, passport number (if applicable), Education Information(school name, degree, major, dates of attendance, city of school) and Employment Information(employer name and contact information, dates of employment, position held)

CRS checks will use available traditional and electronic identifiers to positively verify ownership of a social media account or other online presence. we won’t hack a subject’s password to circumvent network safeguards or gain access to information, which is not in the public forum. Our trained researchers verify the subject’s identity with multiple identifiers and remove false positive results. In addition, we will report positive articles, ie. volunteer activities, board of directors involvement, etc.

Business Records SearchesPrice (US$)Average TurnaroundOrder Sample

South Korea Business Credit Report 

$249  7-10 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Company name, address

The Business Credit Report will provide you with valuable information on the company’s financial standing. Information on collections, payment histories, legal suits, judgments and bankruptcies may be listed on the report.

South Korea Business Registration 

$190  7-10 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Company name, address

The South Korean Business Registration search conducted through the Ministry of Finance. Information included on the report may contain company name, registration number, date of registration, registered address, issuing capital, paid up capital, articles of incorporation, and company directors and auditors.

South Korea Business Civil Records Check 

$139  7-10 days  International Business Civil Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Company name, address

This search is conducted at the local level through the court based on the jurisdiction of the city provided. Report may include case type, file date, case number, name of court where case was filed, plaintiff, defendant and disposition if a case can be located.

South Korea Business Bankruptcy Check 

$119  7-10 days  International Criminal Search Sample Report International Criminal Search Sample Report

Requirements: Company name, address

This search is conducted through the local courts. Report may include file date, case number, name of court where case was filed and case status if a bankruptcy case can be located.