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VISAS & WORK PERMIT

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ELITE VISAS

Elite Easy Access

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The Elite Easy Access membership is a popular option for businesspeople who frequently travel to Thailand. Along with complimentary limousine transfers, a dedicated Elite Personal Assistant is available to provide support with airport formalities and immigration procedures, ensuring that you reach your destination quickly and easily.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
    VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Complimentary transfers available 24 times per calendar year from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport (on international flights only)
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : Five years
Membership fee : THB 600,000
Membership upgrade : Can be upgraded to Ultimate Privilege for THB 1.5 Million.
Conditions : Non-transferable/non-refundable

Elite Family Excursion

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The Elite Family Excursion is available for a minimum of two people who want to acquire easy access to Thailand for up to five years. Enjoy the legendary Thai hospitality on arrival, with a dedicated Elite Personal Assistant to support you with airport formalities, as well as complimentary transfer services allowing you and your family to explore the ‘Land of Smiles’.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Complimentary short-haul transfer service available four times per calendar year from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
  • Complimentary long-haul transfer service available six times per calendar year from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership : At least two or more people
Membership validity : Five years
Membership fee : THB 800,000 for both applicants
Fee for each additional member : THB 300,000
Additional membership validity : Additional membership validity:
Conditions : Non-transferable/non-refundable

Elite superiority extension

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Secure the right to live in Thailand for up to 20 years with the Elite Superiority Extension membership. Members receive advice and assistance when dealing with government agencies, especially when navigating through the immigration department and its many formalities. Other benefits include discounts at restaurants, hotels, spas, hospitals, and other establishments.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : 20 years
Membership fee : THB 1 million
Conditions : Non-transferable/non-refundable

Elite privilege access

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The Elite Privilege Access membership is ideal for those who enjoy Thailand’s beautiful natural attractions and destinations. Privileges exclusive to Thailand Elite members include easy access through the immigration procedures, private transfer services, and complimentary health check-ups at leading world-class hospitals. Additionally, members can enjoy discounts at hotels, dining establishments, and leading shopping centers.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Complimentary transfer available 18 times per calendar year from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
  • Selected partner privileges
  • Hospital — One complimentary annual health check-up
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : 10 years
Membership fee : THB 1 million
Fee for each additional member : THB 800,000
Additional membership validity : Additional membership validity:
Conditions : Non-transferable/non-refundable

Elite family alternative

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The Elite Family Alternative membership allows you and your family to visit Thailand to enjoy long vacations or simply for short visits. Exclusive membership services include assistance when contacting government agencies, such as the immigration department and the mandatory 90-day reporting procedure.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : 10 years
Membership fee : THB 800,000
Fee for each additional member : THB 700,000
Additional membership validity : Additional membership validity:
Conditions : Non-transferable/non-refundable

Elite family premium

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The Elite Family Premium option allows the immediate family of an Elite Ultimate Privilege member to apply for a Privilege Entry Visa. Benefits of this option include complimentary transfers, golf green fees and spa treatments, and special discounts at hotels, dining establishments, and leading shopping centers.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Complimentary unlimited transfers from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
  • Selected partner privileges
  • Golf — 10 complimentary green fees per calendar year
  • Spa — 10 complimentary spa treatments per calendar year
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : Subject to the validity of core member
Membership fee : THB 1 million
Membership transfer : One-time transfer of the remaining validity of the visa only to immediate family*
Transfer fee : Transfer fee:
Annual fee : THB 10,000

Elite family premium

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This option is ideal for individuals who want to enhance their experience in Thailand. The Elite Ultimate Privilege membership offers many complimentary privileges both for business and pleasure.

PRIVILEGES INCLUDE:

  • Arrival and departure
  • VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
  • Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
  • Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
  • Complimentary unlimited transfers from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and/or from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
  • Selected partner privileges
  • Golf — up to 24 complimentary green fees per calendar year
  • Spa — up to 24 complimentary spa treatments per calendar year
  • Hospital ‐ one annual health check-up at a local private hospital
  • Member Contact Centre
  • 24-hour English service
  • Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available from 6.00 am–9.00 pm (Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)

Membership validity : 20 years
Membership fee : THB 2 million*
Transfer fee : Transfer fee:
Annual fee : THB 20,000

BUSINESS VISAS & WORK PERMIT

NON-B VISA

Business visa (Non-B) is for Non-Thai passport who wish to work or do business or investment in the country. Work Permit is required if you are employed and want to work legally.

The application for a Business visa (Non-B) visa is usually done at a Thai embassy abroad before the entry of the foreigner in Thailand. The visa is usually granted for a 3-month period during which the foreigner would apply for a work permit and then extend his visa for a one-year period.

Most foreigners already in Thailand with a valid visa (or within COVID-19 amnesty visa extension) can apply for a non-immigrant visa from Thailand without having to leave the country.

You can apply Business visa (Non-B)  from you origin country, or change from tourist visa during your stay in Thailand.

Duration :  1 year renewable.

Conditions:

  • Possesses 1 non-immigrant visa non-b as well as a work permit.
  • Alien is employed by a company with fully paid registered capital of at least 2 million THB (for 1 work permit).
  • Financial situation of the company (reports certified by a certified auditor)
  • Company respecting the minimum quota of 4 Thai employees per foreigner (except for representative office, regional offices and commercial branches, 1 Thai per foreigner).
  • Minimum salary: 25,000 THB (670 euro) to 50,000 THB (1350 euro) depending on the nationality.

WORK PERMIT

Any Non-Thai passport who wishes to run a business or work in the Kingdom of Thailand, need to obtain a permit from the Ministry of Labour. Once the foreigner obtains a non-immigrant visa.

However, the following exceptions are the cases where the foreign nationals do not require to hold a work permit to perform certain activities in Thailand:

  • Representatives or people employed by the organizations under United Nations
  • Individuals performing diplomatic activities
  • Individual performing consular tasks
  • Personal assistants and employees like servants working for the individuals mentioned on item 1-3.
  • Individuals working in Thailand based on agreements between Thailand and foreign nations or international organizations
  • Individuals entering the country in order to perform activities related to culture, arts, sports or education for the benefit of Thailand.
  • Individuals with special permission from the government of Thailand

 

FAMILY VISAS

MARRIAGE VISA

Marriage visa (non-immigrant O) is a long term Thai visa issued to a foreign national who is married with a Thai citizen and meets the other requirements of the immigration bureau.

The Thai marriage visa holder is entitled permission to stay in Thailand without the need to exit the country. The visa is renewable every year and the renewal process can be done inside Thailand at the Thai Immigration Department.

The Thailand Marriage Visa also allows the holder to work in Thailand when the visa holder is able to obtain a valid Thai Work Permit to go along with the visa.

Duration : 1 year renewable

Conditions:

  • Granted to the wife / husband of a Thai citizen
  • Possess a non-immigrant visa
  • Proof of the marital status
  • Average monthly salary of 40 000 THB (1100 euro) or 400 000 THB (10 700 euro) deposited in a local account for 2 months.
  • Thai marriage certificate
  • Photo of family
  • Geographical plan of the house

DEPENDENT VISA

Dependent visa is obtained by family members of a foreigner working in Thailand. Family can accompany either with Tourist Visa or 30 days Exempt stamp and get Non Immigrant O Visa at the Immigration. Children exceeding 20 years of age are not eligible to get dependent visa.

 

Duration : Depends on yorur spouse visa

Conditions:

  • Granted to family member
  • Possess a non-immigrant visa
  • Proof of the marital status
  • Original and copy of Marriage Certificate (for spouse) or Birth Certificate (for child
  • Copy of the sponsoring individual’s Thai Work Permit

OTHER VISAS

Retirement visa

The retirement visa (non-immigrant O-A visa) is available for foreigners of 50 years old or older who have sufficient financial means to retire in Thailand.

 

The visa can be valid either for a single entry or multiple entries for a stay of 1 year in Thailand. The visa is renewable every year and the renewal process can be done inside Thailand at the Thai Immigration Department.

Duration :  1 year renewable.

Conditions:

  • Applicant must be 50 years old or older
  • Applicant must meet one of the following financial requirements:   
  1. deposit of THB 800,000 in a Thai bank account; or
  2. monthly income of at least THB 65,000.
  • Other documents that may be required to be presented (e.g. Police Clearance and Medical Certificate).

STUDENT visa

A non-immigrant ED visa (Student Visa) is for any foreign national aged 12 or over who would like to study in Thailand for the purpose of attending a recognized full-time educational course. To be considered a full time education course, a non-Thai passport must attend classes for at least 100 hours per every 90-day of their visa.

 

The approval letter (1st letter) will be given from the Ministry of Education in Thailand. 
(It takes about 3 weeks.)

Duration : renewable according to the study period (3 months, 6 months, 1 year …).

Conditions:

  • Obtain temporary visa.
  • Study in a school institution with a license issued by the Ministry of Education.
  • Confirmation of support issued by the educational institution.

SPECIAL tOUrist visa (STV)

The Thailand Special Tourist Visa (STV) is a special visa created during the Covid-19 Pandemic for long stay tourists who would like to travel in Thailand or at least 30 days. Foreigners will be able to apply for this visa until 30 September 2021.

Duration : 9 months

Conditions:

  • Foreigner from a low-risk country according to the Public Health Ministry regulations.
  • Accept compliance of preventive measures as prescribed by the government, including submitting to alternative state quarantine (ASQ) in accredited hospitals/hotels for not less than 14 days upon arrival.
  • Provide evidence of a place to stay or accommodation during the long stay visit.
  • Show proof of payment for hotel accommodation or admittance to hospitals chosen as alternative state quarantine (ASQ) facilities.
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