Documents Required of Non Immigrant category “B” (Working):
Non-Immigrant B, IB or SMART Visa and Entry procedures
For applicants who do not yet have a Work Permit
It is requested that only those in urgent need to enter Thailand submit an application for entry.
1– Applicant’s company in Thailand submits a request to related Thai government agencies.
2– If the request is approved, the related Thai government agency will issue a letter of permission to work in Thailand.
3– At least 15 working days before intended date of travel, applicant may submit information here and mail
4– Royal Thai Embassy submits documents in 3. to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for approval.
5– If approved, the Royal Thai Embassy will grant a visa for the applicant and issue a Certificate of Entry (COE) letter for the applicant.
6- Upon pick up of visa or before the Embassy / Consulate mail out, the applicant must inform the Embassy / Consulate of travel plan (confirmed Air ticket with proof of payment), health certificate (Fit to Fly 72 hour before departure date), confirmation of ASQ.
*** The applicant must arrange their own 14-day Alternative State Quarantine (ASQ) at their own expenses.
More information, list of permitted hotels (in Thai) can be found at http://hsscovid.com ***
7– At the departure airport, the approved applicant is required to present
8- Upon entry to Thailand,
Travelers arriving in Thailand during the COVID-19 pandemic must submit a T.8 form upon entry into the Kingdom.
***We do not offer expedited service***
Visa Processing Fees:
Payable in money order (only) made payable to “Royal Thai Consulate”.
*** The fee is not refundable in any cases***
Period of stay: not exceeding 90 days.
*** Warning of overstay *** (please click)
Validity of a visa: The Validity of a visa is 3 months.
***A visa becomes effective from the date of issuance. Do not apply for the visa too early. If you apply too early the visa may expire before your trip and you will have to re-apply. The fee is not refundable***
(Except nationalities and passport holders of the following 13 countries: Nigeria, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Republic of the Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea, Ghana, Liberia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Somalia and Sudan. Applicants from the listed countries must apply in person only, and present original resident alien card or US visa)
Application must include self-addressed return envelope only by these following mail service ‘ USPS (US Postal Service) Express Mail ‘ use only flat rate mailing envelope with postage stamp (Metered stamps will not be accepted)
***The Royal Thai Consulate do not accept any responsibility for any damage or loss****
Extension of stay: