How to Get a Diplomatic or Official Visa for Thailand

Thailand Diplomatic or Official Visa

Thailand Diplomatic or Official Visa

Are you a diplomat or foreign official planning on going to Thailand?  You will need to get a Diplomatic or Official Visa for Thailand.

Go to my Thailand visa page for information on the different types of visas for Thailand.

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Diplomatic or Official Visa for Thailand.

Find your closest consulate
Gather documentation
  • Go to the website of the Embassy or Consulate you found in Step 1 to find out what documents are required as they can vary from place to place.
Visa fee

These kinds of visas are usually free, but double check your visa fee at the Embassy or Consulate Website you found in Step 1.

Submit materials

Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the Embassy or Consulate General you found in Step 1.

Receive your visa

Congratulations! You will receive your Thailand visa.

  • Processing time is normally 3 business days.
Vaccination information

Don’t get sick!  Check vaccination requirements here.

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