Applicant may pick up their passports at the Royal Thai Consulate General-General office or at Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Consular Department in Bangkok, Thailand by applicants by present the receipt and passport pick up receipt.
How do I apply for a Thai passport?
Required Documents to be submitted
- E-Passport Application Form [Download]
- Your current passport with a photocopy or local police report in case of lost or stolen passport.
- A valid original Thai Citizenship ID card with a photocopy.
- A copy of Thai House Registration with a 13-digit identification number (if applicable)
Can I renew my Thai passport in Australia?
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.
Where can I get Thai passport in Bangkok?
Thais applying for passports in Bangkok can go to Thanya Park Mall on Srinakarin Road. The service centre is on the second floor of E Zone of the mall (Call 02-136-3800/1). Another centre is on the fifth floor of Tesco Lotus hypermart, Pin Klao branch on Boromratchonnanee Road (02-433-0280–87).
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.
Can foreigners become Thai citizens?
Many foreigners are eligible to be naturalised and become Thai citizens and with certain exceptions (such has holding office in the Senate or House of Representatives and voting ability until five years after citizenship is granted) enjoy the same rights, benefits and obligations as a person born Thai.
How can I get Thai nationality?
Who Is Eligible for Thai Citizenship by Naturalization?
- You are at least 18 years old.
- You have lived in Thailand as a Permanent Resident for at least five years before applying*.
- 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 renew Thai passport?
The current processing time for a Thai passport is between 4-6 weeks.
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.