Any applicants who applied before September 30, 2020 and who paid within 30 days after receiving the approval letter, shall receive a 6 months’ extension to their membership period.
Any applicants who applied since October 1, 2020 and received an approval letter before December 31, 2020 shall receive a 3 months’ extension to their membership period.
Approval letters are valid for 3 months.
Scheduled for early 2020 but postponed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the increase of the Thai Elite Access Visa (5 years’ visa with 24 yearly complimentary airport limousine) will finally be in force from January 1, 2021.
Thailand Elite Easy Access (5 years) was launched in 2015 based on the recommendations of Harvey Law Group and has been ever since become one of the most popular programs of Thailand Elite.
The membership price of Thai Elite Easy Access was originally set at THB 500,000. From January 1, 2021 onwards, applicants will need to disburse a fee of THB 600,000.
The basic Thailand Elite starts with Elite Easy Access, with a current membership fee of 500,000 THB for a 5-years visa.
Other basic privileges include:
- Arrival and departure ‐ VIP greeting and assistance by an Elite Personal Assistant on flights (arrivals and departures)
- Expedited immigration formalities and passport-control processing
- Access to exclusive arrival and departure lounges
- Complimentary limousine transfer available 24 times per calendar year from the airport to the individual’s residence or hotel, and from the individual’s residence or hotel to the airport on international flights
- Government concierge ‐ to assist with the 90-day report, business networking, immigration service processes, opening a bank account, obtaining driver’s license
- King Power duty free benefits and special discounts at restaurants, hotels, spas, golf courses, dining establishments, and popular shopping centers
- 24-Hour Member Contact Center (English service available daily & Korean, Mandarin, Japanese service available only from 6.00 am–9.00 pm Bangkok standard time ‐ UTC +7)
Please be aware that existing or new Thai Elite members may have to wait to fly in because of the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, Thai Elite has decided to grant an additional 3 months’ validity period for all visas paid before December 31, 2020. Also, new members will be entitled to specify the starting date of their visas (only once if made at the time of the payment), should they wish not to enter Thailand immediately but later in 2021.
While the process to enter Thailand may include several steps, the timing recently seen for our clients is an encouraging step showing that the process is being streamlined to ensure a smooth arrival in Thailand in exceptional times.
Thaielite Express has been an authorized General Sales and Services Agent since 2013. We hope that with our guide, you can comprehend Thailand Elite Visa costs and benefits better and to find your suitable option.
Should you have any questions, however, please do not hesitate to visit our website for more details on Thailand Elite Visa and Membership, or send your questions directly to us via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. We support English, French, German, Japanese and Chinese languages. We reply within 24 hours.