Application for a Thai Birth Certificate 

How to submit the application

1. The child’s original Australian Birth Certificate must be authenticated by the The Department of Foreign Affairs

    and Trade (DFAT). Please contact 1300 935 260 to book an appointment with DFAT for authentication service.

    For further information, please click here.

2. Prepare the following documents

                    - Fill out the child’s given name and surname in English (as appeared in the Australian Birth

                      Certificate) and in Thai (as they are pronounced in English).

                    - If the parents are not sure of the spelling of the child’s name, please contact us via email:


                    - If the father or mother is not Thai citizen, his/her name has to spell in Thai.

  • An original and a copy of the child’s  Australian Birth Certificate which is ‘authenticated’ by DFAT
  • A current photograph size 2 x 2 inches (50 x 50 mm) of the child. Please write the child’s name and surname at the back of the photograph.
  • An original and a copy of parents’ passports and Thai national ID cards (For non-Thai citizen, a copy of passport or a driver license is required)
  • An original and a copy of parents’ Thai/Australian marriage certificate
  • For non-married parent, should the parents wish their child to use the father’s surname, consent form needs to be filled-out together with the Thai Birth Certificate application form.
  • A copy of Thai house registration (For Thai parents)

* All copies of Australian documents must be certified by JP (Justice of the Peace)

3. Submit all the required documents to the Royal Thai Consulate-General Office.              

Service hours

Monday to Friday                  Morning            09.30 hrs – 12.30 hrs

                                                          Afternoon          14.00 hrs – 16.30 hrs

*Except public holidays (For additional information about Official public holidays, please click here)


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