There are a number of options when it comes to extending your Thai visa and this would depend on the type of visa you have in your passport. We will list the most common Thailand visa options and extension options. If you have any questions then ask us on the chat messenger or better yet walk into any of our offices in Thailand for assistance with your visa.
Thai Marriage Visa:
This visa is valid for 90 days once you enter Thailand and can be extended to 1 year at Thai Immigration if you meet the requirements for the visa extension. We have listed the requirements here.
Thai Retirement Visa:
This is a visa for those over the age of 50 and who meet the financial requirements as listed on this website. This extension is done at Thai immigration in Bangkok if the requirements are met and these requirements have been listed here.
Thai Tourist Visa:
This is a 60 day visa and can be extend at Thai immigration in Bangkok or Thai Immigration in Pattaya or Phuket if you pay the 1,900 THB fee for an additional 30 days or another extension of another 7 days. This has been listed here.
Thai Multiple Entry Visa:
These can be extended. If it is a marriage visa it is explained here. If it is a business visa it is explained here. The Business visa can only be extended with a work permit. The tourist visa can be extend for an additional 30 days after the first 60 days have lapsed. This is explained here.
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If you need help with your visa application or extension then contact us on our main website for more assistance. We have offices in the following cities in Thailand.
- Siam Legal – Phuket
- Siam Legal- Chiang Mai
- Siam Legal – Bangkok
- Siam Legal- Hua Hin
- Siam Legal – Pattaya
- Siam Legal- Phuket
Contact any of our offices for assistance while in Thailand. See would main website where we will be able to assist you today. We have also listed the Thai immigration offices in the main tourist areas of Thailand and they are listed below.
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My visa (non immigrant B) is valid until 30th April 2020, as well as my re-entry visa, which was based on the same date of expiry. I was due to come back to Thailand in time to apply for a new visa for another year’s stay, in order to get my work permit for the new work year. Due to the lockdown ( in my country, South Africa, this far until 30 April 2020) I was not allowed to leave the country to fly back to Thailand as planned, and I had a flight booked for 17 April which was duly cancelled until further notice. I have heard that, under given circumstances, there is a possibility to apply online for a temporary extension of said visa and re-entry permit. I would appreciate if you could please advise me about this possibility, and where can I go to do this online. Thankyou kindly!
There is no online application for the 1 year extension. However, you can apply for the new non immigrant B visa from the Thai Embassy in your current location so that you can return to Thailand and also you need to obtain a certificate of entry from the same Thai Embassy.