Non – Immigrant Investor B Visa Lawyers – Bangkok, Thailand

Foreigners, who wish to work, conduct business or undertake investment activities in Thailand must apply for a Non-Immigrant Visa at the Thai Embassy or Consulates-General in their home/residence country and must be granted a work permit before starting work.

Please note that for foreigner who intends to work in Thailand and have not granted Non-immigration B visa, a Letter of approval from the Ministry of Labor is required. To obtain this letter, the applicant’s prospective employer in Thailand is required to submit application at the Office of Foreign Workers Administration, Department of Employment, Ministry of Labor and Passport or Travel Document must not expire within 6 months and contain at least ONE completely empty visa page.

Benefits Of Non-Immigrant B Visa

  • The visa is renewable every year and can be renewed inside Thailand (applicant must meet the requirements for the visa renewal).
  • Eligibility to apply for a work permit in Thailand.
  • Permit to open bank (savings) account in Thailand.
  • Ability to apply for Permanent Residency after renewals.

Process overview

  • Preparation of the documents provided to the visa applicants by the person, company or the organization who offered the employment invitation in Thailand.
  • Submission of the required documents and application to the Thai embassy or consulate in the applicant’s home country by mail or in person.
  • Payment of the embassy or consular fees

Processing time
Business & work purpose
In person 2-5 business days
By mail minimum 15 business days

Period of stay: not exceeding 90 days.

Validity of a visa

Business purpose
Single entry 3 months
Multiple entries 1 year

Working purpose
The Validity of a visa is 3 months.

Processing Fees

Business purpose
Single entry 80 USD
Multiple entries 200 USD

Working purpose
Single entry (only) 80 USD
Payable in money order (only) made payable to “Royal Thai Embassy”.

Please call to schedule a free initial telephone consultation with an experienced immigration attorney:
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