Thai Permanent Residency UK Citizens
Essentially, the Permanent Residence Permit will allow you to stay in Thailand permanently without the need for a Visa. Moreover, it is another step on the road to Citizenship, and a Thai Passport. Apart from these major benefits, the following are the accompanying privileges of having a Permanent Residence Permit in Thailand.
You can become a director of a public company
You can apply for an extension of stay for non-Thai family members
Stay in Thailand permanently without a Visa!
Circumvent visa runs, red tape and extended stays!
Obtain a work permit quickly and easily!
Obtain a permanent residence book an alien registration book
Improve your chances of acquiring mortgage financing!
Get one-step closer to citizenship!
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The opening date for applications in each year varies, depending on an announcement by the Minister of Interior. Once the announcement has been issued, applications may be submitted up to and including the last working day of the year.
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For details concerning the opening date for applications contact either Section 1, Immigration Division 1, Sub-Division 1, Immigration Bureau (room 301), Soi Suan Plu, Bangkok, Tel. 662 287-3117 or the Immigration Office of each region, depending on the location of you domicile in Thailand.
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An application should contain a detailed explanation of the true and exact reasons of why the applicant is requesting a residence permit. This is for the applicant's own benefit; as such information will assist the relevant officials to make a more rapid decision. In addition, a number of documents need to be included with each application, in accordance with the category under which the application is submitted:
a) Business or employment purposes;
b) Investment purposes;
c) Experts or academics;
d) To support a family (wife and children) who are Thai citizens;
e) As a dependent of a husband or father who is a Thai citizen;
f) Accompanying a husband who already has a residence permit;
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Once the opening date for applications has been announced, applications can be submitted, together with the necessary documents, at Section 1, Sub-Division 1, Immigration Division 1, Immigration Bureau (Room 301), Soi Suan Plu, off South Sathorn road, Sathorn District, Bangkok, or at the Immigration Office for the region of Thailand in which the applicant is residing.
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The applicant must apply in person as the Immigration Bureau will require a set of fingerprints for the purpose of checking for criminal record