Consular News

The Ministerial Announcement designated 6 more Visa on Arrival (VoA) checkpoints

The Ministerial Announcement designated 6 more Visa on Arrival (VoA) checkpoints, being effective as of 6th October 2016 onwards.

Multiple Entry Tourist Visa (METV)

The Royal Thai Embassy wishes to announce the issuance of the following two types of tourist visas effective from 13th November 2015

VISA Chang of visa pick up time

The Royal Thai Embassy Tokyo please be informed that the visa Pick up time is change to 14.00 - 15.00 pm effective from 2nd March 2015.

New Requirement documents For non Immigrant B VISA

The Royal Thai Embassy Tokyo announces that the required documents for non-immigrant B will amend and be effective from 1st February 2015.

Announcement New regulation for visa extension (Effective from august 29th, 2014)

Please be advised that, from August 29th , 2014, the Thai Immigration Bureau has implemented the New Regulation for Visa Extension as appeared in the Announcement of the Thai Immigration Bureau as attached

Resumption of Visa Appointment Booking Online (VABO) service

The consular Section now resumes its Visa Appointment Booking Online (VABO) service to the public. Visa applicant can book a visa appointment online starting from 13 May 2013 onwards.

From 1 November 2012, the Royal Thai Embassy will start accepting VABO

From 1 December 2012, the Royal Thai Embassy in Tokyo will  introduce the Visa Appointment Booking Online (VABO) to facilitate the visa application for those who wish to travel to Thailand.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand Uses Online System for Foreign Media Assigned to Thailand

From 16 August 2010, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand announced to operate the online system for foreign medias who is assigned to work in Thailand or MMOS : MFA Media Online Service, download details as follows;

Transit of Live Animals and/or Animal Remains

Transit of live animals and/or animal remains from one country to another country through the Kingdom of Thailand shall be proceeded under the responsibility of the International Animal Quarantine Station (AQS) in the area:

Visa for bussiness,working and teaching

Change of Non-Immigrant Visa (B) As of 1st July 2008, the Non-Immigrant Visa will be categorised into 3 types as below.