Retirement in Thailand

Retirement in Thailand

If you are going to retire in Thailand then consider for a minute what would be needed for your visa. Firstly you need to meet 2 set of requirements. The first is an age requirement and the next are the financial requirements to retire. The first requirements tro obtain the Retirement Visa is the easiest. […]

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Passport & Work Permits

Passport & Work Permits

When you are in Thailand you must much like Thai citizens carry your passport on you at all times. The very same goes with a work permit. The work permit and passport must be with you at all times. An interesting note that when the local newspapers asked Phuket Immigration about the issue after a […]

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Thai Marriage Visa

Thai Marriage Visa

If you are married to a Thai or have a Thai child then you can apply for the 3 month Thai “O” Visa at a Thai embassy. The Thai marriage visa is valid for 90 days when you enter Thailand and can be extended in Thailand for 1 year if you meet the financial requirements […]

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Overstay & Deportation in Thailand

Overstay & Deportation in Thailand

There are 2 major issues with overstay in Thailand. The first is admitting that you have overstayed, bought your ticket out of Thailand and going to Thai immigration to pay your overstay fine. The overstay fine has been 500 Baht per day to a maximum of 20,000 Baht. It makes no difference if it is […]

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