• Business visa to Thailand

    Foreign citizens who wish to visit Thailand for business purposes may apply for a three-year Non-Immigrant Visa “B”. This type of business visa to Thailand may be issued to businessmen for multiple entries and is valid for 3 years. It allows the holder to visit Thailand as often as required for as long as the visa remains valid. It allows the holder to stay in Thailand for a period not exceeding 90 days during each visit. Employment of any kind is now allowed for the holder of such a visa.

    * Please note, that during pandemic only a single-entry visas are issued that are valid for 90 days after the date of application. Visa holders may contact the Immigration Bureau of Thailand, after entering Thailand, for the extension of stay and re-entry permit

    Procedure to apply for a business visa to Thailand:

    • Complete the online Thai visa pre-authorisation form attaching the required document in a digital format. This form must be submitted at least 14 working days before the intended date of travel;
    • Pay for the application. Payment includes the consulate fee and our service fee. Processing of the visa pre-authorisation by the Thai Embassy takes 2-3 days;
    • Once we acquire the visa pre-authorisation, we will let you know so that you could come into our office or use our courier collection service to submit the original documents and your passport;
    • We will book an appointment with the Thai Consulate for submission of the application and will lodge your passport with the Thai Embassy for visa stamping. During Covid-19, the Thai Consulate randomly invites applicants to appear in person. If this is the case, we will let you know when to attend the Thai Embassy;
    • It can take up to 7 days for visa stamping. Once your passport is back with us we will let you know so you could collect it from our office or use our courier delivery service.
    • You will then be able to proceed with applying for the Certificate Of Entry.

    Required documents for a business visa to Thailand

    Main documents:

    • Completed, printed out and signed online Thai visa pre-authorisation form;
    • Recent passport-size colour photograph on a white background – can be arranged in our office;
    • Original passport with at least 6 months’ validity beyond the validity of the visa. You must have at least two empty pages in your passport for stamping the visa;
    • Copy of a Residence permit for EP, PR, DP and S-Pass holders or a copy of a landing card for short-term visitors (less than 90 days) to Singapore or Re-entry Permit for PR holders in a digital (jpg, jpeg, png) and paper formats. For a new employment pass with a QR code instead of an expiry date, you must provide a printout of the validity and expiry status which can be obtained with a free SGWorkPass app (available on App Store and Google Play);
    • Copy of inbound and outbound tickets. The approved flights are SQ976, SQ712, TG404, TR606;

    For business meetings (click on + for details):

    • Letter of invitation on the company’s letterhead and signed by an authorised person, stating the objective and the period of the stay in Thailand;
    • The inviting company/organisation’s registration documents and tax registration document (Phor-Phor 20) signed by an authorised person and affixed with the company seal;
    • Letter from the current employer of the applicant, confirming the current position, salary, and the objective of the visit to Thailand;
    • The applicant’s company/organisation’s registration documents
    • For self-employed, evidence of adequate finance (original bank statement with a balance of at least S$22,000 for the last 6 months);

    For those owning a condominium valued at 3 million Baht or more (click on + for details):

    • A copy of title deed or ownership documents of the condominium owned by the applicant;
    • An original bank statement of the applicant, which shows a deposit with the equivalent amount of not less than 500,000 Baht for the last 6 months;

    For those invested in government bond or held saving accounts in Thailand with of at least 3 million baht (click on + for details):

    • Evidence of money transmission and copy of bank book of the bank account in Thailand with an equivalent amount of not less than 3 million Baht; or Thai government bond with an equivalent amount of not less than 3 million Baht;
    • An original bank statement of the applicant, which shows a deposit with the equivalent amount of not less than 500,000 Baht for the last 6 months;

    • Chinese passport holders and Taiwanese non-residents must apply in person directly at the Consulate.
    • In the absence of a required document, you must provide a letter indicating the unavailability of such a document. Copies of company documents must be signed by an authorised person and be affixed with the company seal.
    • Should you require to print any of the required documents in our office, please note that an additional charge will be applied.

    Fees for a business visa to Thailand

    Processing time for a business visa to Thailand

    • Normally, visa processing takes up to 7 working days after the lodgement of the documents to the Embassy. However, in some cases, the processing time can take up to 10 days. Therefore, we advise you to start planning your trip in advance.

    Online application for a business visa to Thailand

      Title *

      First name * (in CAPITALS)

      Middle name (in CAPITALS)

      Last name (in CAPITALS)

      Nationality on passport *

      Nationality by birth *

      Birth place *

      Marital status: *

      Date of birth *

      Passport number *

      Place of issue *

      Passport issue date *

      Passport expiry date *

      Occupation *

      Position & name of employer/school *

      Address in Singapore *

      Email *

      Telephone country code *

      Telephone number *

      Name, dates and places of birth of minor children (if accompanying applicant on the same passport)

      Date of arrival In Thailand *

      Duration of proposed stay *

      Travelling by *

      Other (please specify) *

      Flight No. or vessel's name *

      Date of last visit to Thailand

      Your passport is valid for all countries except

      Name & address of stay in Thailand *

      Telephone number in Thailand *

      Name and address of guarantor
      in Singapore *

      Telephone number of guarantor
      in Singapore *

      Name and address of guarantor
      in Thailand *

      Telephone number of guarantor
      in Thailand *


      The maximum size of the uploaded files should not exceed 3 Mb. The following types of documents are allowed for uploading: JPG, JPEG, PNG

      Photo *

      • The maximum size of the uploaded photo should not exceed 3 Mb.
      • The file should be in a JPEG, JPG or PNG format.
      • It should be a recent (within 6 months) front facing photograph with white background. Do not crop the passport image to use it as your recent photograph.

      Copy of the biopage of your passport *

      Travel tickets to and from Thailand *

      Evidence of adequate finance/bank statement *

      Singapore's Long-term pass (for non-Singaporeans)

      I accept terms and conditions of the site*

      I accept the Data Protection Notice*

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      Payment for a business visa

      Smoovpay allows you to make a payment with the majority of debit and credit cards without the need to register. Visa or MasterCard can be used to make payments through SmoovPay. Debit cards displaying a MasterCard, Visa logo are accepted, too.

      • In the corresponding dropdown, select the number of applications you are paying for
      • You will be forwarded to the secure payment page. Here you will be able to pay for your order with a credit card
      • If your country is not in the Mobile Number dropdown, please, select “+999(XX)”
      • If when making a payment, you are specifying an email address different to the one used in the submitted application, please, let us know who you are paying for by sending a separate email so that we could match the submitted application with the payment made and start the application process.

      • Please note: An additional 5% will be added to the total amount as this is what we are being charged by the banks for transactions.