14 Sep 2020
NON-IMMIGRANT VISA “O” – ACCOMPANYING THAI SPOUSE AND FAMILY MEMBERS
This type of visa is issued to applicants who wish to accompany a Thai spouse or Thai Family members in Thailand.
2.1. Passport with validity not less than 6 months.
2.2. Filled Visa application form
2.3. A recent 4 x 6 cm. photograph of the applicant which sticks on the visa application form
2.4. For who accompanying with;
2.4.1. Thai spouse:
- If an applicant has another national marriage certificate, the document will need to be translated in English by a notary public
- For Vietnamese marriage certificate need to be legalized by Department of External Relation in Ho chi Minh City (Address: 6 Alexandre De Rhodes, Quận 1, TP.HCM)
2.4.2. Thai child(ren)
2.5. Applicant’s financial statement of adequate finance is required.
2.6. Health insurance which includes;
2.7. COVID-19 (RT-PCR) free health certificate within 72 hours, please check List of Hospitals.
2.8. Additional requirements for some certain countries:
The Royal Thai Consulate-General in Ho Chi Minh reserves the rights to request additional documents, interviews, or to disapprove as deemed necessary.
An alien who receives a Non-Immigrant visa can work in Thailand once he or she is being granted a work permit. An alien in violation of the Immigration Act B.E. 2522 (1979) concerning taking up employment without work permit or the Royal Decree B.E.2522 (1979) concerning holding employment in certain restricted occupations and professions shall be prosecuted and imprisoned or fined, or shall face both penalties
Single entry 80 USD
Multiples entry 200 USD
Two working days
9.30 - 11.30 am (Morning session only)
The validity of a Visa is 3 months
Holder of this type of visa is entitled to stay in Thailand for a maximum period of 90 days. He or she may apply for an extension of stay at the Office of the Immigration Bureau and may be granted such extension for a period of one year from the date of first entry into Thailand.
Upon entry into the Kingdom, applicant appointed representatives must apply for a work permit at the Office of Foreign Workers Administration, Department of Employment, Ministry of Labour in which the applicant will be obligated to pay income tax accordingly. Foreign workers must apply for a work permit at the employment office in the province, where the partner company is located.
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