E-Visa categories and required documents

E-Visa categories and required documents

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E-visa Categories and Required Documents

Categorised by purposes of visit as appear on thaievisa.go.th website

Notes: 

  • Dutch passport holders can visit Thailand for up to 30 days without a visa. 

 

CATEGORY 1 : Tourism and recreation related visit
  1. Tourism / Leisure activities 
    • VISA TYPE: Tourist Visa (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS 
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Dutch passport or Dutch resident permit
      5. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      6. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family/friends in Thailand, etc.
      7. Travel booking confirmation e.g. flight ticket
      8. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      9. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      10. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  2. Recreation learning or training related activities e.g. scuba diving, boxing, Thai massage, Thai culinarycooking
    • VISA TYPE: Tourist Visa (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter of acceptance from institute(s) or caompanies organising the activ
      5. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      6. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family/friedns in Thailand, etc.
      7. Travel booking confirmation e.g. flight ticket
      8. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      9. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc.
      10. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  3. Tourism for a longer duration of stay but no longer than 90 days
    • VISA TYPE: Special Tourist Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Travel booking confirmation e.g. flight ticket
      5. Documents and payment in regard to accommodation (for at least 90 days)
      6. Proof of fully-paid accommodation for quarantine (EQ, Sandbox or AQ as appropriate)
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc.
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
      10. Additional requirements and documents
  4. Longer stay for retired persons (pensioner aged 50 or above)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant O (retirement) Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Dutch passport or Dutch resident permit
      5. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      6. Health Insurance statement confirming coverage for the entire intended period of stay in Thailand which explicitly mention
        • Outpatient benefit with a sum insured not less than 40,000 THB or 1,300 EUR, and
        • Inpatient benefit with a sum insured of not less than 400,000 THB or 13,000 EUR
        • You may consider buying a Thai health insurance at online at longstay.tgia.org.
      7. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family/friends in Thailand, etc.
      8. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      9. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      10. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
CATEGORY 2 : Visiting family in Thailand
  1. Visiting or staying with family residing in Thailand (short duration)
    • VISA TYPE: Tourist Visa (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      5. Personal details of a family in Thailand e.g. Thai ID card or Thai passport, OR non-Thai passport and stay permit in Thailand
      6. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family in Thailand, etc.
      7. Proof of relationship to a family in Thailand e.g. marriage certificate, birth certificate, adoption certificate
      8. Dutch passport or Dutch resident permit
      9. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      10. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      11. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  2. Visiting or staying with family residing in Thailand (more than 60 days)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant O Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      5. Personal details of a family in Thailand e.g. Thai ID card or Thai passport, OR non-Thai passport and stay permit in Thailand
      6. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family in Thailand, etc.
      7. Proof of relationship to a family in Thailand e.g. marriage certificate, birth certificate, adoption certificate
      8. Dutch passport or Dutch resident permit
      9. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      10. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      11. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
CATEGORY 3: Works related visit
  1. Investing in a BOI-registered company OR Working in a BOI-registered company
    • VISA TYPES: Non-immigrant IB Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming employment details from an employer
      5. Letter from BOI
      6. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      7. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      8. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  2. Employment - to station and work in Thailand
    • VISA TYPES: Non-immigrant B visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Business registration and business license of the hiring company in Thailand
      5. Company profile or details for business operation
      6. Letter confirming employment details from an employer in Thailand signed by authorised person
      7. A copy of ID card or passport of the signer (authorised person who signed the employment letter)
      8. WP3 (An approval letter from the Ministry of Labour) OR Thai work permit
      9. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      10. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      11. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  3. Visiting Thailand on a business purpose, e.g. meeting, exhibition, seminar,
    • VISA TYPES: Non-immigrant B Visa (90 Days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming employment details from an employer in foriegn country signed by authorised person person stating that the company will dispatch the employee to Thailand on which purpose
      5. A copy of ID card or passport of the signer (authorised person who signed the employment letter)
      6. Invitation letter from a company in Thailand
      7. Business license of inviting company in Thailand with the company's stamp and authorised person's signature
      8. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      9. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      10. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  4. Employed as an academic staff/teacher
    • VISA TYPES: Non-immigrant B Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Academic qualification certificate
      5. Approval letter from concerned authority under the Ministry of Education
      6. Certificate of criminal record clearance from the country of residence
      7. Letter confirming employment details from schools/universities signed by authorised person together with a copy of ID card or passport of the signer
      8. School/university's registration
      9. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      10. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      11. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  5. Voluntary work with NGO/Charity/Association (without salary)
    • VISA TYPES: Non-immigrant O Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming voluntary work signed by authorised person together with a copy of ID card or passport of the sign
      5. Registration of NGO/Charity/Association/Foundation
      6. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      7. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      8. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  6. Participants of MICE industry (Meeting, Incentives, Convention & Exhibition supported by TCEP (Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau)
    • VISA TYPES: Tourist Visa (MICE) (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Proof of accommodation in Thailand e.g. accommodation booking, invitation letter from family/friends in Thailand, etc.
      5. Dutch passport or Dutch resident permit
      6. Invitation letter from the event organiser
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  7. Football Trial
    • VISA TYPES: Tourist Visa (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      5. Invitation letter from football club
      6. Travel booking confirmation e.g. flight ticket
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  8. Sport-related works (trainers, coach, instructor, etc.)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant B Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS - TBC
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. TBC
CATEGORY 4: Education and Internship related visit
  1. To study in a basic education level (primary, elementary, secondary, high school)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant ED Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Approval letter from concerned authority under the Ministry of Education
      5. Letter confirming enrollment details from school signed by authorised person together with a copy of ID card or passport of the signer
      6. School's registration certificate
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  2. To study in a higher education level (university and college) including exchange programme
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant ED Visa (90 Days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming enrollment details from university/college by authorised person together with a copy of ID or passport of the signer
      5. Academic certificate from previous education level OR (for exchange student) Letter from the current academic institute
      6. University's registration certificate (the one in Thailand you are going to)
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  3. To study in a short course (Thai or English language)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant ED Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENT
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Approval letter from concerned authority under the Ministry of Education
      5. Letter confirming enrollment details from school signed by authorised person together with a copy of ID card or passport of the signer
      6. School's registration certificate
      7. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      8. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      9. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  4. Internship (Curricular internship)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant ED Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming the curricular internship from the visa applicant's university/educational institute
      5. Letter confirming the internship/participation in a programme from the company/international organisation
      6. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      7. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      8. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  5. Internship (Non-curricular internship)
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant B Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Business registration and business license of the company in Thailand
      5. Letter confirming the internship/participation from the company
      6. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      7. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      8. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  6. Attending workshop, training or seminar 
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant ED Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Letter confirming the participation in the programme from the organiser
      5. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      6. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      7. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
CATEGORY 5: Medical Treatment
  1. Medical Treatment 
    • VISA TYPE: Tourist (MT) Visa (60 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
      1. Passport
      2. Applicant's photo (pasfoto) taken within the last 6 months
      3. Declaration
      4. Financial evidence e.g. bank statement, proof of earnings, sponsorship letter
      5. Travel booking confirmation e.g. flight ticket
      6. Letter of appointment from a hospital/medical center in Thailand
      7. Copy of hospital/medical center registration certificate
      8. Passport page(s) which contain international travel records for the past 12 months
      9. Proof of your current residency e.g. Dutch passport, Dutch resident permit, utility bill, etc. 
      10. Picture of applicant holding the photo and info page of the applicant's passport
  2. Medical Treatment for a longer duration
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant O Visa (90 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS - TBC
      1. TBC
CATEGORY 6: Athletes participating in sport event
  1. Athletes participating in sport event
    • VISA TYPE: Transit Visa (30 days)
    • REQUIRED DOCUMENTS - TBC
      1. TBC
CATEGORY 7: Long Stay for persons over 50 years
  1. Long Stay (O-A) 
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant O-A Visa (1 year)
    • Conditions and REQUIRED DOCUMENTS > CLICK HERE 
  2. Long Stay (O-X) 
    • VISA TYPE: Non-immigrant O-X visa (5 + 5 years)
    • Conditions and REQUIRED DOCUMENTS > CLICK HERE