Royal Thai Consulate
Priory Court, Saxon Way, Priory Park West
Hessle, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire
HU13 9PB, UK

+44 (0) 1482 581668

Non-Immigrant Category "B" Visa with Single Entry for Business

The non-immigrant category B visa is available for persons who are travelling to Thailand for the purpose of taking up employment with a Thai company OR are already an employee of a Thai company

VISA ELIGIBILITY BY NATIONALITY:

Please check your nationality below for eligibility to apply for a visa at the Royal Thai Consulate in Hull. Some nationalities can only apply for visas at The Royal Thai Embassy in London.
This information is also available as a PDF.
Please call us on +44 (0)1482 581668 if in doubt.

You may only apply at The Royal Thai Embassy, London for your visa.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
A visa is required for all visits.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 15 days by applying for A VISA ON ARRIVAL. A Visa is required for all other visits.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 30 days under the VISA EXEMPTION RULE. A Visa is required for all other visits.
You may only apply at The Royal Thai Embassy, London. Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 15 days by applying for A VISA ON ARRIVAL.

IMPORTANT
The information below is provided on the basis that the applicant will be applying for their visa in person at the Royal Thai Consulate Hull. Persons intending to apply elsewhere for their visa need to check with the relevant authority.
The issuing of all Non-Immigrant Visas must be authorised by the Royal Thai Embassy, London prior to being issued and this process can take up to one week. When we receive authority to issue we will invite you to visit us and the visa will be issued usually within one hour.

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The single entry visa is valid for three months from date of issue and allows a single stay in Thailand of up to 90 days. During this period you need to obtain a Thai Work Permit which is something the employer or their legal advisers should be able to assist you with. You then become subject to the terms of the Work Permit which will probably mean reporting to your local Thai Immigration Office every 90 days.

How to Apply for this Visa at the Royal Thai Consulate, Hull

So that we can obtain authorisation from the London Embassy to issue this visa it is necessary for the applicant to submit to us all documents relative to this visa therefore we request you to email scanned copies of the following to

  1. Completed Visa Application Form with two recent passport size photos attached
  2. Page of your passport containing your photo and details
  3. Letter of Invitation from Thai company stating rationale for employing/hiring applicant and objective(s) of visit. Letter which must be in English should be signed by authorised officer of the company and to include Company Seal.
  4. Contract of Employment in English between the visa applicant and the Thai company stating position and salary of applicant. Contract must be signed by all parties.
  5. Business registration and licence
    จดทะเบียนธุรกิจและใบอนุญาต
  6. Copy of valid Work Permit (if applicable).

As soon as we receive authority from the London Embassy we will invite you to visit us so that we can issue the visa and you will need to bring with you the following:-

  1. Your passport (minimum 6 months remaining validity and with at least two blank pages for the visa and for entry/exit stamps).
  2. Original completed Visa Application Form with two recent passport size photos attached.
  3. Visa fee until 31 March 2019: £50 (single entry) plus £10 processing charge - total of £60 in cash only.
    Visa fee from 1 April 2019: £60 (single entry) plus £10 processing charge - total of £70 in cash only.

To Find the Royal Thai Consulate, Hull

Royal Thai Consulate
Priory Court
Saxon Way
Priory Park West
Hessle
Kingston upon Hull
East Yorkshire
HU13 9PB

01482 581668

We are at the western outskirts of Hull, not far from the Humber Bridge.