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Visa : **Updated Requirements for travellers from the ongoing local transmission areas**

**The Royal Thai Embassy will be temporary closed from 25 March 2020 until further notice.**
 
**Updated Requirements for travellers from the ongoing local transmission areas**
Following the declaration of a state of emergency for the Kingdom of Thailand on 25 March 2020, the Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand (CAAT) has issued a travel advisory to passengers planning to enter Thailand, as follows:


1. Passengers or persons shall be permitted to enter Thailand through international airports only if they fall under one of the following categories:

(a) Being in the situation or a person exempted by the Prime Minister or the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, under certain conditions and prescribed time period;

(b) Carriers of necessary cargoes, but prompt exit is required after the mission is completed;

(c) Pilot-in-command and crew members of the flight entering Thailand with clear schedule to depart;

(d) Persons on diplomatic or consular mission, or under international organizations, representatives of the government performing their duties in Thailand, or other persons or international agencies to whom the Ministry of Foreign Affairs gives permission, and their families. In this case, a certificate of entry to the Kingdom issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is required;

(e) Non-Thai nationals with work permits or who have been granted permission from Thai government agencies to work in Thailand;

(f) Thai nationals with a certificate of entry to the Kingdom issued by Royal Thai Embassy or the Royal Thai Consulate in their country of residence certifying that they are Thais returning to Thailand, and a fit-to-fly health certificate.

2. The persons in (d) and (e) must have a fit-to-fly health certificate, issued no more than 72 hours before traveling.

3. Passengers or persons permitted to enter Thailand shall strictly comply with disease prevention measures, imposed by the government.

4. The immigration officers have the power to deny the entry of non-Thai nationals who have been tested positive for COVID-19, or are under the suspicion of being infected, or who refuse to undergo such test.

5. From now to 31 March 2020 midnight, Thailand local time, the exemption is given to non-Thai passengers transiting through Thailand to a third country with the transit time of no more than 24 hours. Such transit passengers are required to present a fit-to-fly health certificate upon check in at the airport of departure to Thailand and during transit formalities in Thailand.

6. All previous notifications of CAAT now become ineffective.

Source: https://thailand.prd.go.th/ewt_news.php?nid=9201&filename=index

 

  1. Travellers arriving in Thailand must complete the health form (T.8 form) accurately and truthfully (or the AOT Airports Application).
  2. Travellers with a fever and at least one of the following symptoms: runny nose, sore throat, and difficulty breathing must notify disease control officers at the quarantine office immediately upon arrival in Thailand.
  3. All travellers will pass a fever screening through a thermal scan. Travellers who meet the criteria of surveillance will be referred to a designated hospital.
  4. All travellers are recommended to implement control for observation (meaning supervision without quarantine) in order to ensure self-monitoring at their residence for no less than 14 days and comply with the recommendations.
    • In the case of foreigners, they are recommended to implement self-monitoring at their registered hotels/accommodation. The location must match the information which was given in the required channel of communication.
    • In the case of Thai people, they are recommended to implement self-monitoring at their own residence. The location must match the information which was given in the required channel of communication.
    • The aforementioned travellers must record their location with the disease control officers in the required channel of communication.
    • If those travellers exhibit clinical symptoms, they have to report to the disease control officers within three hours.
    • They have to obtain permission from the officers for going out of the hotels/residences when deemed necessary.
Please be advised that the announcement by the Ministry of Public Health may change at any time in accordance with developing situation. Travellers are to keep up-to-date with the COVID-19 situation in Thailand at https://ddc.moph.go.th/viralpneumonia/eng/index.php.