Smart visa issuance

After being notified of the result of qualification endorsement, the qualified applicant must proceed with applying for Smart Visa issuance at one of the following places, The Immigration Bureau at One Stop Service Center for Visa and Work Permit (OSS), 18th Floor, Chamchuri Square Building, Bangkok OR the Royal Thai Embassies/the Royal Thai Consulate Generals overseas.

Procedures for visa issuance at One Stop Service Center for Visa and Work Permit (OSS)

For your convenience, please call 0 2209 1109-1110 or E-mail at smartvisa@boi.go.th to make an appointment for Smart Visa issuance at the immigration bureau during 9.00-11.00 hrs. Monday-Friday (except public holidays).

Documents need to be presented at the time of Smart Visa Issuance are as follows.

Procedures for visa issuance at the Royal Thai Embassies/ Consulate Generals (overseas)

For your convenience, please inform the Smart Visa Unit via E-mail at smartvisa@boi.go.th which Thai Embassy or Consulate in your country of residence you plan to receive Smart Visa or call the Royal Thai Embassy or Consulate of your residence to make an appointment for Smart Visa issuance during official hours on Monday-Friday (except public holidays)

Documents need to be presented at the time of Smart Visa Issuance are as follows;

  • Passport or travel document with a minimum validity of 6 months, and a copy
  • Completed VISA APPLICATION FORM (downloadable from the website of Thai Embassy or Consulate of your residence)
  • Recent photograph (3.5 x 4.5 cm) of the applicant
  • Notification Letter from the Board of Investment to the Department of Consular Affairs within 60 days from issuance date of the endorsement letter (PRINT ONE SIDED)

For further information, please contact Thai Embassy or Consulate from which you desire to receive the Smart Visa

The processing fee is 10,000 Baht per year of visa permission (cash only), for example the permitted duration of 1 year 4 months will cost 20,000 Baht and has to be paid to the Immigration or a consular officer at the time of visa issuance. Please note that the processing fee at each Thai Embassy or Consulate may vary depending on currency rate and additional fee which might apply in some countries.

BOOK YOUR SMART VISA ISSUANCE APPOINTMENT

Advance booking can be made at least 2 days but not exceeding 30 days.