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Extra 3 Months Visa Extension! Thailand-Elite-Visa and Membership

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Thailand’s Official Residency Program, the Thailand Elite, has been seeing a drastic increase in demands ever since Thailand eliminated the test & go and the Sandbox scheme on April 31st, 2022.

Since the full re-opening of travel on May 1st, 2022, Thailand has already welcomed over 300,000 visitors within the first week. According to Thailand Authority of Tourism, a projection of 1 million tourists are expected from October to December 2022 for the annual high season.

With entry to Thailand having been a constant battle, the present wave of visitors had gained confidence in expats who have previously planned to re-locate and making Thailand their second home. Thaielite-Express has been receiving a flood of calls and inquiries on if situations are coming back to normal.   Our answer is, YES, IT IS.

For those that are considering on becoming a Thailand-Elite membership to obtain long-term residency visa (Thailand Elite Visa) for 5-20 years in Thailand for yourself and your family, now is a great time to apply as all membership packages will receive an extension of 3 months, and new members can also select their membership start date. This offer is valid from today until June 24, 2022.

Move to Thailand 5-20 years, starting at just USD 18,200!

Few of the most popular membership programs for individuals are the Elite Easy Access (5 years visa, USD 18,200) and the Elite Ultimate Privilege Membership (20 years visa, USD 62,500).

The most popular options for those relocating with their family members are the Elite Family Excursion (5 years visa for a couple, USD 25,000) and the Elite Family Alternative that allows dependents to be added onto the membership (10 years visa for one, USD 25,000).

Read more on all Thailand Elite visa memberships available here.

Thailand Elite Visa

Easy Online Application.
For any new membership applicants, applying for a Thailand Elite visa is a simple process. We’ll consult and guide you through the whole documentation process. You can reach us through numerous channels such as
* Website Chat
* Apply Online (Once you submit the documents as per the steps, our representative will contact you back within the next working day.)
* Call our office (02-6701848)
* Visit our office (Walk-ins are welcome). MAP

Stay in Thailand long-term.
With a Privilege Entry Visa
that is valid from
5 years up to 20 years.

Thailand Elite Visa

Furthermore, those who has applied and completed the payment of ThaiElite membership before June 24, 2022, will receive an additional 3 months’ extension to their selected membership term (5, 10 or 20 years). You will also be able to select your visa activation date as well. Approval letters are valid for 3 months.

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 find your suitable option.

If you are interested in a Thailand-Elite membership program, please send your questions directly to us via email: bastien@thaielite-express.com. We support English, French, German, Japanese, and Chinese languages. We reply within 24 hours.

Stay in Thailand long-term.
With a Privilege Entry Visa
that is valid from
5 years up to 20 years.

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Frequently asked questions

The applicant/the Member must have and maintain to have the following qualifications: Being allowed to stay in Thailand in accordance with the immigration laws or any related law of Thailand.(no overstay record) Holding foreign passport. Not having been sentenced by a judgment to imprisonment in any countries except for an offense committed through negligence. Not having been adjudicated bankrupt. Not having been declared as a person of unsound mind incompetence, or quasi incompetent.

Thailand Elite offer a 5,10 or 20 years membership and ensure the renewal of your visa during the validity of the membership. Each time a member goes through the Thai immigration, he/she will automatically get a one-year visa stamp in his/her passport until expiration of the membership. If the member happens to stay for more than 1-year consecutively in Thailand, then a simple renewal at the immigration office will grant another 1-year visa stamp.

The Thailand Elite Visa is a program initiated and approved by the Royal Thai government in 2003. The Thailand Privilege Card Co., Ltd, which runs the Elite Visa program is a fully owned subsidiary of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, under the Ministry of Tourism and Sport. ThaiElite-Express empowered by HLG Law Firm is an authorized sale agent.

After becoming an Elite member and obtaining your Thailand Elite Visa, you can apply anytime to a non-immigrant business visa and a work permit allowing you to work in Thailand. You also have the option of applying to the Elite Flexible Plus, invest at least 1 million USD in Thailand either in real estate, a limited or public company, or in stock exchange, and be granted a work permit.

The payment is required only after submission of your application, the immigration background check by the Thai immigration, and receipt of the Approval Letter by email. Applicants could then choose to proceed to their membership fee by local or overseas bank transfer, credit card or depositing money to Thailand Elite bank account directly.

The Thailand Elite Visa is perfectly suitable for Digital Nomads. As business or retirement visas are not necessary a good match for digital nomads, the Elite Visa answers to all nomads with numerous privileges to cater members’ needs. With very little documentation needed, as well as the flexibility of applying from anywhere, regardless abroad, on arrival, or within Thailand. The process is seamless and fast. Moreover, from a study by The Instant Group, Bangkok has recently been voted as the world’s second-best city to work in as a digital nomad (best city in Asia). This is down to the innumerable benefits in which Bangkok brings, which are but not limited to; Internet broadband speed, culture, scenery, transportation, weather, affordability, cuisine, and more. Having already welcomed 35 million digital nomads from all over the world, in 2021, it’s forecasted that there would be more arrivals to the Land of Smiles with constant technological and infrastructure improvements.

Applying to a Thailand Elite program is a viable and easy solution to stay and live for a long period of time in Thailand. Only Thailand Elite can offer a 5,10 or 20 years membership and ensure the renewal of the visa during the validity of the applicant membership. As of today, all other non-immigrant visa options are limited to a validity period of 1 or 2 years.

To retire in Thailand, the Elite Visa is a worry-free option compared to the Retirement Visa from the application, during holding period to the renewable. At the application time, for an Elite, the documentation is minimal, and no medical insurance nor proof of funds is required for instance. During the holding period, Elite members enjoy numerous privileges such as an assistance for their 90 days report, a fast track at the airport immigration, the lounge access and airport limousine, assistance in opening a bank account in local or foreign currency, a 24/7 call center and much more. The Elite Visa offers you an easy renewable of the Privilege Entry Visa for the duration of your membership.

Applying to a Thailand Elite program is a viable and easy solution to stay and live for a long period of time in Thailand. Only Thailand Elite can offer a 5,10 or 20 years membership and ensure the renewal of the visa during the validity of the applicant membership. As of today, all other non-immigrant visa options are limited to a validity period of 1 or 2 years.

The Thailand Elite Visa is a legal and legit program under Thai law to stay long-term in Thailand. The “Thailand Elite” is operated by Thailand Privilege Card Co., Ltd. It has been initiated in 2003 by the Royal Thai Government itself. The company is fully owned subsidiary of the Tourism Authority of Thailand, under the Ministry of Tourism and Sport.

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