How to apply for a Visa.



1.  The Embassy is open for Visa application from Monday - Friday from 09.00 - 12.00 hrs, the last appointment ticket is issued at 12pm. (except for Embassy's public holiday). No appointment is required. It takes 1 working day to process a visa.
2.  Successful applicants can collect their passport and visa from 11.00 - 12.00 hrs., 1 day after the date of their application. Anyone with the receipt can collect visa on behalf of applicants.
3.  Visa fee must be paid in pound sterling (£) and in cash or postal order only.
4.  The applicant's passport must have at least 6 month validity on the applying date.
5.  In general, each applicant is required to submit 1 completed visa application form with 2 recent passport-sized photographs (taken no more than 6 months). However, nationals of certain countries are requested to submit 3 completed application forms with 3 photographs, namely Afghanistan, Algerian, Bangladesh, Cambodia,Central African Republic, China, Democratic republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guina, Ghana, Guinea, India, Iraq, Iran, Liberia, North Korea, Lebanon, Libya, Nepal, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syria, and Yamen
6.  The Embassy do NOT accept applications through private tourist agencies in UK. 
7.  Do not apply for a visa earlier than 3 months before your date of travel

**** Make sure you have completed an application form before coming to the embassy (You may need 3 forms for some nationalities or O-A long stay type). ***

What will happen when you come to apply for the visa in person at the Royal Thai Embassy?

Make sure you have the application form, 2 photos, passport and the fee (supporting document) to be ready to be handed to the officer. (We do not need a file, please kindly take your document off from the file as well as your passport off the wallet as we cannot scan your passport with it)

**please note that we only accept cash,  make sure you have it before coming to the embassy. 
** Pls do photo copy of all documents we require.

** the officer has the right to deny to accept your application if the applicant is not ready to hand the document and will consider only when the applicants have 

application form, 2 photos, passport and the fee (supporting document) to be ready to be handed to the officer.

** please make sure you are ready to apply for the visa before collecting an appointment ticket at the kios

The application is normally considered at the counter whether to be granted or not. Application
form must be completed every single questions that we have asked. Failure to do so may delay
your application and will be asked to re-summitted.

** once the document has handed to the officer, you will be asked to wait for the receipt which would normally take not more than 30 minutes. You must wait for the receipt to collect the visa in the following working day between 11-12 hrs at the counter NO. 3 NO TICKET NEEDED. For example if you apply for the visa on Monday, you will be collecting the visa on Tuesday at 11.00hrs.or if you apply for the visa on Friday, you will be collecting the visa on Monday (pls check the embassy's holiday)

** Anyone who hold the receipt can collect the visa on your behalf and it can be collected only on Mon- Fri at only 11-12.00 hrs. 









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