From 20th of August, 2018, the Consulate is open :
– Monday, with appointment only, from 9.00 AM to 12.00 AM,
– Thursday, without appointment, from 9.00 AM to 12.00 AM.

Due to the end of year celebrations, the Consulate will be closed from December 24, 2018 until January 4, 2019 inclusive.

Take an on-line appointment

Non Immigrant Visa, Category « O », « ED », « B »

Non Immigrant Visa, Category « O » – Retirement

THIS VISA IS ONLY DELIVERED FOR PEOPLE WISHING TO HAVE THEIR RESIDENCE IN THAILAND

Single entry only

To reside in Thailand after your retirement :

ONLY FOR APPLICANT WHO IS ABOVE 50 YEARS OLD OF AGE ON THE DATE OF SUBMITTING APPLICATION

  • Actual Passport (must not expire within 6 months after your travel)
  • 1 Application form of the Consulate
  • 2 Photos taken within the past 6 months
  • 1 Copy of airline ticket confirmed
  • Copy of a bank statement showing a deposit at the amount equal to no less than CHF 25’000.- in the past 3 months OR an income certificate with a monthly salary of no less than CHF 2’500.-
  • An original criminal record valid for no more than 3 months
  • Hotel booking OR house rental OR buying contrat
  • Original medical certificate in english. Applicant must not have prohibitive diseases as indicated in the Ministerial Regulation N°14 (B.E.2535) which are Leprosy, Tuberculosis, Elephantiasis, Drug addiction and third phase of Syphilis
  • Visa fee must be paid in cash : CHF 80.-

For non Swiss nationals, please provide further documents as shown below :

    • Copie of “C” permit

In case that the applicant’s passport shall be sent back by post, an envelope with applicant’s address and CHF 6.30 of stamps are required.
The Royal Thai Consulate does not accept any responsability for any kind of loss or damage from post service.

Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
Consular officers assumes the right to deny or grant any type of visa to the applicant.

See also How to apply for a visa | Visa Fees | Health Requirements


Non-Immigrant Visa, Category « O » – Joining family members

To visit your Family :

Single entry only

    • Actual Passport (must not expire within 6 months after your travel)
    • 1 Application form of the Consulate
    • 2 Photos taken within the past 6 months
    • 1 Copy of airline ticket (confirmed onward ticket – showing flight into and out of Thailand)
    • Copy of bank statement showing a deposit at the amount equal to no less than
      CHF 12’500.- OR an income certificate with a monthly salary of no less than
      CHF 2’500.-
    • Visa fee must be paid in cash : CHF 80.-

For those who wish to visit or join family members of Thai national, please provide further documents as shown below :

    • Birth certificate OR valid marriage certificate
    • Copy of Thaï passport
    • House registration of relevant immediate family members

For aliens who has residence permit in Thailand, please provide further documents as shown below :

    • Birth certificate OR valid marriage certificate
    • Copy of family member’s passport
    • Copy of stay permit in Thailand of relevant immediate family members

In case that the applicant’s passport shall be sent back by post, an envelope with applicant’s address and CHF 6.30 of stamps are required.
The Royal Thai Consulate does not accept any responsability for any kind of loss or damage from post service.

For non Swiss nationals, please provide further documents as shown below :

  • Copie of “C” permit

For all applications of Non-Immigrant, multiple-entries, please submit your documents at the Royal Thaï Embassy in Bern.

Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
Consular officers assumes the right to deny or grant any type of visa to the applicant.

See also How to apply for a visa | Visa Fees | Health Requirements


Non-Immigrant Visa, Category « O » – Volunteer (NGO)

To serve as a volunteer :

Single entry only

    • Actual Passport (must not expire within 6 months after your travel)
    • 1 Application form of the Consulate
    • 2 Photos taken within the past 6 months
    • 1 Copy of airline ticket (confirmed onward ticket – showing flight into and out of Thailand)
    • Acceptance letter from the organization stating duration of stay, duties, etc.
    • Copy of the organization’s registration (for a Thai NGO) OR copy of approval letter for operation in Thailand (for a foreign NGO) as well as a copy of passport of the organization director
    • Visa fee must be paid in cash : CHF 80.-

For applicant who whises to perform duty as a volunteer teacher, please provide further documents as shown below :

    • Original criminal record valid for no more than 3 months

In case that the applicant’s passport shall be sent back by post, an envelope with applicant’s address and CHF 6.30 of stamps are required.
The Royal Thai Consulate does not accept any responsability for any kind of loss or damage from post service.

For non Swiss nationals, please provide further documents as shown below :

  • Copie of “C” permit

Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
Consular officers assumes the right to deny or grant any type of visa to the applicant.

See also How to apply for a visa | Visa Fees | Health Requirements


Non-Immigrant Visa Category « ED » – Studies

Single entry only

To Study in an accredited educational institution or private school :

  • Actual Passport (must not expire within 6 months after your travel)
  • 1 Application form of the Consulate
  • 2 Photos taken within the past 6 months
  • 1 Copy of airline ticket (confirmed onward ticket – showing flight into and out of Thailand)
  • Letter of acceptance from the concerned accredited school, university or academic institution, with mention of your name, duration of your study, number of teaching courses per week and number of teaching courses per day
  • Confirmation letter issued by Thai authorities overseeing the concerned academic institution (Official Education form)
  • Visa fee must be paid in cash : CHF 80.-

For non Swiss nationals, please provide further documents as shown below :

    • Copie of “C” permit

In case that the applicant’s passport shall be sent back by post, an envelope with applicant’s address and CHF 6.30 of stamps are required.
The Royal Thai Consulate does not accept any responsability for any kind of loss or damage from post service.

Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
Consular officers assumes the right to deny or grant any type of visa to the applicant.

See also How to apply for a visa | Visa Fees | Health Requirements


Non-Immigrant, Category « B » – To obtain a work permit

This type of visa is only delivered at the

ROYAL THAI AMBASSY
Kirschstrasse 56
3097 BERNE

Tél. +41 31 970 34 27
Fax +41 31 970 30 35
visa.thaiembassybern@gmail.com
www.thaiembassy.ch


Non-Immigrant, Category « B » – Commercial partnership for short period

Single entry only

To conduct commercial partnership :

      • Actual Passport (must not expire within 6 months after your travel)
      • 1 Application form of the Consulate
      • 2 Photos taken within the past 6 months
      • 1 Copy of airline ticket (confirmed onward ticket – showing flight into and out of Thailand)
      • Letter of invitation from a compagny in Thailand stating objective and period of the visit
      • Letter from the applicant’s compagny stating the objective and name of the compagny/organization of the visit where the applicant is scheduled to consult/meet
      • Hotel reservation
      • Visa fee must be paid in cash : CHF 80.-

For non Swiss nationals, please provide further documents as shown below :

      • Copie of “C” permit

In case that the applicant’s passport shall be sent back by post, an envelope with applicant’s address and CHF 6.30 of stamps are required.
The Royal Thai Consulate does not accept any responsability for any kind of loss or damage from post service.

Consular officers reserve the right to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
Consular officers assumes the right to deny or grant any type of visa to the applicant.

See also How to apply for a visa | Visa Fees | Health Requirements


Non-Immigrant, Category « B » – Internship

This type of visa is only delivered at the

ROYAL THAI AMBASSY
Kirschstrasse 56
3097 BERNE

Tél. +41 31 970 34 27
Fax +41 31 970 30 35
visa.thaiembassybern@gmail.com
www.thaiembassy.ch