For this article, we would like to talk about the processing procedures for each type of Thai visa (tourist visa, non-immigrant visa, one-year multiple-entry non-immigrant visa) for European nationalities staying in their country. Or that they are outside of Europe. We have divided the process into two situations:
Processing a Thailand visa in Europe
If you live in the following countries: Andorra, Austria, Azores, Balearic Islands, Belgium, Canary Islands, Corsica, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Madeira, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal, Republic of Ireland, Romania, Slovak Republic, Spain, Spitsbergen, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.
You can apply for a visa for Thailand at the Thai consulate in Europe according to our advice. Applicants will only need to process their passport that remains for at least six months, two passport photographs (2 “x 2”), and a self-addressed envelope 6 “x 9” or large enough to fit in your passport. with enough postage stamps. You will not have to present a copy of the plane ticket or the itinerary to the Thai consulate. For documentation, we can help you prepare all documentation based on your main purpose of staying in Thailand. For the process, the first step, you will receive our questionnaire by email, then you will need to provide us with your personal information in the prepared visa application form. As a next step, we will email you the prepared application form and all documentation, including the updated checklist file issued by the Consulate of Thailand. After receiving our documents, you just need to proceed as indicated in the checklist before submitting your passport and all items to the Consulate of Thailand. They will compare our documents with your visa application and return your passport with a stamped visa in its self-addressed envelope by certified mail service. Therefore, you can be sure that your passport will be safely returned to your country address. Processing times for all stages can be completed in five business days.
Note: Although you do not have the EU passport, if you reside in one of the European countries mentioned above, you can also apply for a visa for Thailand using the same condition with applicants who are European citizens.
Processing of a Thailand visa outside of Europe
For applicants who do not live in the countries mentioned in (situation 1), they can still apply for a visa for Thailand at the Thai consulate in Europe. The condition of this visa application is as follows: The applicant must ask a third party such as the parents or a member of her family in European countries to represent her when sending her passport and documents to the Thai consulate in Europe. For the process, it seems the method in Europe, the first step, the applicant will receive our questionnaire by email, and then she will have to provide us with her personal information in the prepared visa application form. As the next step, we will email you the prepared application form and all documents including the updated checklist file issued by the Thai Consulate.
After receiving our documents, it would differ slightly from the process in Europe, the applicant has to send her passport and our prepared documents to the third party’s address in Europe. Then the third party (parents or close relatives of the applicant) should simply proceed as indicated in the checklist before sending the applicant’s passport and all items to the Thai Consulate in Europe. They will associate our documents with the applicant’s visa application and send their passport with a visa stamped in the self-addressed envelope of the certified courier service. In this case, the applicant’s passport and a stamped visa issued by the Thai consulate will first be returned to the third party’s address. They can then return the applicant’s passport to the address of the country where they currently reside.
For all the steps, in this case, it can be done within seven to ten business days