Frequent question: How much does it cost for a Thai passport?

Thai passport
Purpose Identification
Eligibility Thai citizenship
Expiration 5 or 10 years
Cost ฿1,000 for 5 years, ฿1,500 for 10 years validity

How can I get a Thai passport?

Who Is Eligible for Thai Citizenship by Naturalization?

  1. You are at least 18 years old.
  2. You have lived in Thailand as a Permanent Resident for at least five years before applying*.
  3. You must have been living in Thailand for those years on the same type of visa that you have at the time of application.

How long does it take to get a Thailand passport?

How to receive Thai Passport All Thai passport is produced from Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Consular Department in Bangkok, Thailand and distribute via air mail to many countries around the world including Los Angeles. Normal processing to recipient will be approximately 3-4 weeks from the date applicant came in.

How do I renew my Thai passport in Australia?

General Information:

You can only apply for an E-passport in person. It is valid for 5 year and cannot be renewed. The applicants must apply for a new passport every time the old passport is expired. The application fee is $55.00 AUD and processing time of 3-6 weeks.

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Is Thai passport good?

As of July 2020, Thai citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 78 countries and territories, ranking the Thai passport 66th in terms of travel freedom according to the Henley Passport Index. Thailand is also a part of ASEAN and has visa-free access to these countries and vice versa.

Is it hard to get Thai citizenship?

Becoming a citizen of Thailand is a lengthy and difficult process. Before even applying for citizenship, you need to be a permanent resident of Thailand for 5 years living there continuously, (which includes 3 years of owning a business in Thailand or working for a Thai company).

Can a foreigner own a house in Thailand?

Generally, foreigners are not allowed to directly purchase land in Thailand. … It is a commonly unknown fact that although a foreigner cannot own land in Thailand, he can own the house or structure built thereon. One only has to apply for a construction permit to build the house in his own name.

How strong is Thai passport?

The Thai passport is considered the 66th most powerful passport in terms of travel freedom, according to the Henley passport Index. Nationals of Thailand are able to travel to over 30 countries without a visa or by obtaining a visa on arrival.

Can I live in Thailand if I marry a Thai?

You can apply to live in Thailand long term if you are married to a Thai or if you have a Thai child or children. The marriage visa for Thailand is issued at a Thai Embassy in your home country and it is normally issued as a single entry visa and valid for 90 days once you enter Thailand.

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How much is a Thai retirement visa?

For a 1-Year Thai Retirement Visa (Single-Entry): 2,000 Thai Baht. For a 1-Year Thai Retirement Visa (Multiple-Entry): 5,000 Thai Baht. For a 5-Year Thai Retirement Visa: 10,000 Thai Baht.

Do you need a passport to travel to Thailand?

U.S. citizen tourists entering Thailand for fewer than 30 days do not require a visa. We strongly recommend that your passport be valid for at least six months beyond the date of your arrival in Thailand to avoid possible denied entry. Thai immigration officials or airline staff may ask for your onward/return ticket.

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