An amount of at least THB 400,000 must be deposited in a Thai local bank for 2 months before you process the visa application (A letter from the bank is needed to verify this)
A monthly income of at least THB 40,000 (A letter from the embassy is needed to verify this income)
a combination of both
Prior to obtain this One Year Marriage Visa, you need to obtain first a 90-day Non Immigrant Visa from the Thai Embassy in your home country so you can enter Thailand. The whole process will take 5 to 8 business days.
Requirements for the initial Thai visa
Passport size photos
Siam Legal documents
Copy of marriage certificate/registration
The immigration will accept your marriage visa application on the last 21 days of your 90 days Non-Immigrant visa so you can travel around Thailand. Therefore, we can start the conversion of your 90 days Non Immigrant Visa to One Year Marriage Visa when there’s 30 days left on your 90-day Non-Immigrant ‘O’ Visa.
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