Ethaivisa provides services for processing the Thai Retirement Visa (Non-O), catering to foreigners retiring in Thailand. We also offer Dependent Visa (Non-O) services, Long Stay Visa (types O-A and O-X) (LTR Visa), and Elite Visa services for foreigners moving to Thailand. We are committed to offering sincere advice and services, ensuring the correct preparation of documents and legal compliance. There is no need for you to spend time on these tasks or to struggle with gathering information and preparing documents yourself. We are ready to take care of every step, from the beginning of the visa application process to its successful completion, with a professional team that has over 10 years of experience. You can be confident that you will receive excellent visas and services from us.

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What is a retirement visa?

What is a retirement visa?

A retirement visa, or visa for spending the latter part of life, is a type of visa for foreigners aged 50 and above who wish to reside in the Kingdom of Thailand. Applicants must provide financial evidence to support their visa application at the Immigration Office, in accordance with the criteria for non-immigrant visas, specifically Type O (Non-OA) and Type OX (Non-OX) visas.

Qualifications and Criteria for Consideration

  • 1. Applicant : Must be a foreigner aged 50 years or above.
  • 2. Must have a non-residential visit visa : (Non-Immigrant Visa O) with a 90-day validity and have already resided in Thailand for a period of 60 days.
  • 3. For Non-O and Non-O-A visas : Must have proof of income or pension per month not less than 65,000 Baht, dating back 12 months, or have a bank deposit including pension of not less than 800,000 Baht in the last 3 months.
  • 4. For Non-O-X visas : Must have proof of income or pension per month not less than 100,000 Baht, dating back 12 months, or have a bank deposit including pension of not less than 3,000,000 Baht in the last 3 months.
  • 5. Applicant must present financial evidence : From a financial institution in Thailand, such as a copy of a bank account or bank book.
  • 6. Foreigners must have health insurance coverage : For the entire duration of their stay.
  • 7. Those holding a retirement visa : Are not allowed to engage in any occupation in the Kingdom of Thailand.

Documents required for applying for a retirement visa

  • 1. Form TM. 86 : For foreigners with a tourist visa or transit visa to apply for a change of visa type, or Form TM. 87 for foreigners without a visa but allowed to reside in the Kingdom under types ผ.30, ผผ.30, and ผผ.90.
  • 2. Copy of passport : Including the personal information page, entry stamp, extension of stay stamp (if any), and departure card (TM.6).
  • 3. Photograph size 4x6 cm or 2 inches : 1 photo.
  • 4. Fee : 2,000 Baht
  • 5. Financial documents : All documents must specify the name of the applicant, be dated and updated to the current date of application.
  • 6. Certification from the embassy or consulate : Demonstrating that the applicant has an income or pension of no less than 65,000 Baht per month, with supporting evidence.
  • 7. Financial evidence as per point 5 and income as per point 6 : Combined total of not less than 800,000 Baht over a period of 1 year.
  • 8. Documents showing accommodation in Thailand : Such as rental agreement, house registration, map, and rent receipts for the last 3 months.

Guidelines to follow after receiving a retirement visa

  • 1. You can apply for a visa extension in advance : at least 21 days before the expiration of the current visa.
  • 2. Visa holders with a duration of 1 year or more : must report in person to the immigration office in the area of residence every 90 days.
  • 3. You can report in advance 14 days : or up to 7 days late from the due date.
  • 4. In case of reporting late more than 90 days : you must report in person and pay a fine of 2,000 Baht. If apprehended for any reason, the fine is 4,000 Baht.
  • 5. In case of returning from abroad : start counting the 90 days anew from the first day of entry into the country.
  • 6. For Single Entry visas : If you need to travel abroad and wish to re-enter the country, you must apply for a Re-Entry Permit before traveling, at the nearest immigration office or at the airport you will use to leave the country.

6 advantages of processing
visas with ETHAIVISA

Free consultation!! There is no cost.

We offer free visa consultation services at no charge. Customers can contact us through various channels for advice from ETHAIVISA.

Professional team ready to provide service

There is a team to take care of the service from giving correct advice - preparing documents - visa application - until you receive your visa. With a team with more than 10 years of experience.

Easy, fast, convenient

Because we know the visa process Make it easy for our customers to get visas. Convenience and speed from our service

After Sale cares

We take care of our customers even after the visa process is over. Solve basic problems Notification before expiration.

Additional services

We have many additional services to support you. To make your visa or work permit application smooth and seamless


We are ready to serve and take care of corporate, corporate customers. With a professional team With a variety of services In order for you to receive the best service from us.

At ETHAIVISA, we understand well that retirement is
a special time when you should live life to the fullest.

That's why we dedicate ourselves to helping you easily obtain a retirement visa in Thailand. Our company is a leader in the field, experienced and skilled in handling various documents on your behalf. We take close care throughout the visa application process, so you don't have to worry about complicated procedures anymore. Come and use our services for a bright and worry-free retirement life.

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