วันที่นำเข้าข้อมูล 9 Nov 2022
วันที่ปรับปรุงข้อมูล 10 Nov 2022
Nationalities with Additional Requirements and Considerations
When applying for a visa to enter Thailand, additional requirements and considerations apply to nationals of the following 29 countries:
*Chinese nationals intending to stay in Thailand for more than 90 days will be subject to a background check, which takes up to 1 week. Only Chinese nationals with residence in Myanmar may apply for a Tourist/Transit Visa to re-enter Thailand.
**Nationals from this group of countries with no FRC will be subject to a background check and apporved by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which takes up to 4 weeks. Therefore, the applicant is advised to apply for a visa at the Thai Embassy or Consulate-General in their home/residence country or at the designated Thai Embassy for faster consideration times. (This requirement may be waived for applicants under 18 years old at the discretion of the consular officer)
***Only Nigerian nationals with FRC in Myanmar may apply for a visa from the Royal Thai Embassy, required to present a local background clearance certificate.
****Only North Korean, Afghan, Iraqi and Syrian nationals with FRC wishing to apply for a visa from the Royal Thai Embassy will be subject to a background check, which takes up to 4 weeks.
*Visa may be granted, in special circumstances, only with approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs or concerned authorities in Thailand.