Are you looking for a visa extension for your stay in Thailand? Do you want to stay in the Kingdom of Thailand longer?
Something might have just popped up in your mind and made you want to stay in the land of smiles longer.
Maybe you want to find a job, maybe you fall in love with the place, the people or both. But then, you realized that your visa is expiring.
with the coronavirus going on around the globe, you can’t travel because of the travel restriction.
You definitely need a visa extension!
If you overstay without extending your visa, there’s a high risk that you will get a penalty. You will be subject to fines, and worst case you could be banned from Thailand.
That’s a nightmare for every foreigner!
We truly understand that during such a hard time with uncertainty like this, it’s even more difficult for foreigners living in Thailand to keep up-to-date with new information.
Also, dealing with Thai immigration is no fun!
Some people even said that it’s scary when it comes to immigration. This happened a lot to everyone.
That’s frustrating, right?
AISA is a professional visa consultant you can trust with years of experience and a good relationship with immigration. With our services, you can rest assured that you will legally extend your stay in Thailand.
We’ve gathered important updates for you in this article.
Visa Extension Options
In this section, let’s explore your options for visa extension to stay longer in the Kingdom of Thailand.
There are 2 choices available for you when it comes to visa extension in Thailand at the moment which are :
Tourist Visa Extension (30 days)
If you entered Thailand with Tourist Visa or Visa Exemption, you can get additional 30 days extension.
AISA can assist you to get your Tourist Visa / Visa Exemption extended. If you are in Bangkok, you can simply get it done at your doorstep!
There are a few recommendations from us if you need to get Tourist Visa Extention (30 days)
- This Tourist Visa Extention will grant you 1 time only. If you have extended under this Tourist Visa before, you might not be able to do it again. ( We suggest you to go with Covid Extension instead)
- To process this extension, it will take around ~1 working days.
- You can start the process 30 days before your visa expires. We recommend you have at least 5 days left because the preparation will take some time to complete.
Covid Extension (60 days)
Another option during COVID is you can extend your original visa with Covid Extension which you will get additional 60 days to stay in Thailand.
This Covid Extension is applicable for various kinds of visas. If you have any questions, you can always reach to AISA specialists for assistance.
Here’s also what you need to know for Covid Extension (60 days)
- It will take ~ 1 day to proceed.
- You can start 30 days before your current visa expires. We highly recommend you start doing the extension for at 3-5 days for the preparation before proceed.
- If you are holding a working visa (Non-B) with a work permit, you will need to cancel them first to extend as a Covid Extension visa.
- If you have extended this Covid Visa 60 days before, you still can extend it. COVID pandemic is not what anyone could have foreseen, so this special visa is here to help you stay legally in Thailand.
Please note that this Covid Extension Visa is eligible until 25th January 2022. Meaning that if you are considering doing the visa extension, you must do it before 25th January.
We cannot say if the government will extend the period for Covid Visa again at the moment. If you’ve been extending your visa under Covid extension, you might already know that we will have to wait for the government’s announcement if they will still offer Covid extension in the future.
So, it’s a good idea to do it now.
For the 2 options above, with Aisa’s service, you don’t have to go to the immigration office, simply let us work for you. If you are in Bangkok, we can pick up and return the necessary documents from your doorsteps!
Want to know what to prepare?
Documents requirements may be different for each type of visa, you are highly encouraged to contact us for more details
You can get a free consultation with our specialist via our E-mail, LINE, Facebook, or give us a call for your next step.
Long Stay Visas
Alternatively, if you are sure that you want to stay in Thailand long-term, we also can provide you with any long-stay visa services for you.
There are plenty of options you can choose for long-stay including, Retirement, OA, OX, and STV visas.
Please stay tuned for our long-stay visa article which will give you all the necessary information!
We understand that sometimes, dealing with Thai immigration can get you nervous. Why don’t leave it to professionals like AISA to help get the visa you want smoothly?
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