Marriage & Retirement

A Thai Retirement Visa is the most common type for Thailand expats. It is the popular term for “Non-Immigrant OA-Long Stay Visa”. Retirement visa allows visitors to stay longer in Thailand, provided they satisfy the financial criteria or requirement. This is a long term Thai visa that entitles the holder …

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Letter of Affirmation – Australia

Letter of Affirmation – Australia

As an Australian wanting to get married in Thailand you first need to ensure that you understand the process before you apply for an Australian Partner Visa for your Thai wife to take her back to Australia. The marriage registration in Thailand starts with obtaining all the needed documents from …

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Letter of Affirmation: New Zealand

Letter of Affirmation: New Zealand

As a Kiwi in Thailand you might decide that you wish to get married in Thailand and retire while you are at it. There are a number of options for you with regards to your marriage and retirement. If you are older than 50 and meet the financial requirements then …

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Amphur Offices in Thailand

Amphur Offices in Thailand

These are the most common district offices in Thailand. The Bangrak District Office outside of Bangkok has been rated over the years as the friendliest office for foreigners (farang friendly) to register their marriages at. There are a number of Amphur offices in Thailand and these are the most common …

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Australian Partner Visa for Thai

Thai Police Certificate for Visa

As an Australian national who got married in Thailand, you can now take your Thai wife back to Australia to live with you. Note that the process does change from time to time however you will need all the needed documentation such as your marriage registration as well as your …

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Christian Weddings

Christian Weddings

These are not very common between Thai’s and foreigners and tends to be mainly foreigners who wish to get married in Thailand with a scenic backdrop. It is best to find a wedding planner to arrange this for you as they tend to be very difficult to arrange from overseas. …

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Marriage Registration in Thailand

Marriage Registration in Thailand

In order to get married in Thailand as a foreigner you first have to check the marriage requirements of Thailand. Then you have to also check the documents needed for your letter of affirmation or letter of no-impediment which gets issued by your Embassy in Bangkok. Below is a brief …

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Marriage Visa for Thailand

Marriage Visa for Thailand

If you are married to a Thai then you can apply for a Thai “O” visa or what is also called a marriage visa. The “O” stands for ‘other’ and it can be used for a number of circumstances. Married to a Thai or having a Thai national as a …

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Property in Marriage

Property in Marriage

As an Australian you might be interest in retirement in Thailand or getting married while in Thailand. Either way there will always be the issue with property and how best to deal with this when in a foreign country. Thailand has a different legal system to Australia and property litigation …

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