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Thailand Elite Visa

Citizens of Norway

Unveiling the Thailand Privilege Entry Visa

Looking to enjoy the beauty, culture, and lifestyle of Thailand with an added layer of convenience and luxury? The Thailand Privilege Visa (formerly known as the Thailand Elite Visa) emerges as the perfect solution.

The Thailand Privilege Visa offers citizens of Norway a convenient solution for extended stays in Thailand, eliminating the usual visa renewal hassles. Part of the Thailand Privilege Card program by the Thai government, this visa is tailored for affluent and high-earning Norwegians aiming for a higher living standard in Thailand.

Discover a World of Exclusive Privileges

The Thailand Privilege Program (formerly known as the Thailand Elite Program) offers a comprehensive suite of exclusive services and benefits for Norwegian members, ensuring a luxurious and seamless experience during their stay in Thailand. This all-encompassing package includes:

  • Extended Stay Options: With the option to choose visa durations of 5, 10, or 15 years, Norwegians can enjoy extended stays in Thailand without the hassle of frequent visa renewals, offering the freedom to explore and reside in Thailand on their own terms.
  • Airport Services: Norwegian members are greeted by a Personal Assistant, expedited through immigration, and given access to exclusive airport lounges upon both arrival and departure, facilitating a smooth and welcoming transition.
  • VIP Treatment: Tailored specifically for Norwegians, VIP services include personalized airport greetings, swift immigration processing, airport transfers, and lounge access. Exclusive arrangements for private jets, airlines, yachts, and rental cars enhance the travel experience.
  • Administrative Assistance: Dedicated support for government formalities such as the 90-day notification and driver’s license applications is provided through a Personal Liaison, streamlining necessary bureaucratic processes.
  • Financial Services: Assistance with setting up bank accounts in Thailand is available, simplifying financial management for Norwegians during their stay.
  • 24/7 Support: A dedicated contact center operates around the clock, ready to assist with reservations, inquiries, or emergencies, ensuring Norwegian members have support whenever needed.
  • Consultation Services: Expert guidance on legal, insurance, and property matters offers a comprehensive support network, addressing the diverse needs of Norwegian members.
  • Exclusive Discounts and Amenities: Norwegian members of the Thailand Privilege program benefit from exclusive discounts and amenities, including special rates at hospitals, wellness centers, restaurants, golf courses, and shopping centers like King Power duty-free. They also enjoy perks such as personal shopping assistants, access to co-working spaces, premium concert and VIP cinema tickets, complimentary health check-ups, fitness center access, and spa packages. Additionally, wealth and investment advice, networking opportunities, and specialized insurance packages are available to support their financial well-being.

Thailand Privilege Membership

The Thailand Privilege Membership Program provides a selection of packages designed to meet the diverse needs and interests of Norwegians, aiming to offer a comfortable and convenient lifestyle in Thailand. Here is an overview of the memberships available:

  • Reserve Membership: An exclusive invitation-only package with a membership fee of THB 5,000,000, providing a 20-year validity and 120 privilege points.
  • Diamond Membership: For those desiring long-term benefits, the Diamond package offers a membership fee of THB 2,500,000, a 15-year validity, and 55 privilege points.
  • Platinum Membership: With a membership fee of THB 1,500,000, the Platinum package offers a 10-year visa and 35 privilege points.
  • Gold Membership: Perfect for shorter stays, the Gold package requires a membership fee of THB 900,000, granting a 5-year visa and 20 privilege points.

Thailand Privilege Visa Qualifications

For Norwegian citizens exploring the Thailand Privilege Visa (previously referred to as the Thailand Elite Visa), understanding the qualification criteria is crucial. The Thailand Privilege allows for an extended stay in Thailand, provided that applicants meet certain qualifications for a successful application. Here are the essential qualifications Norwegians should be familiar with:

  • Age: No age restrictions; applicants of any age are eligible.
  • Travel History: No overstays in the past 3 years.
  • Legal Residency: Must comply with Thai immigration and related laws for residency rights.
  • Passport/Visa: Must have a valid foreign passport or Thai visa (excluding Thai volunteer visa holders).
  • Criminal Record: A clean record is mandatory, with no criminal offenses or blacklists.
  • Medical Documentation: Proof of mental fitness is required.
  • Passport Validity: At least 1 year of validity on the travel document.
  • Immigration Approval: Must obtain approval from the Thai Immigration Department.
  • Visa Disclosure: For holders of Non-O (volunteer), ED, or Non-Imm (medical treatment) visas, visa information, and documents must be disclosed upon request.

Siam Legal is dedicated to guiding Norwegian applicants through the application process, ensuring a smooth path to obtaining the Thailand Privilege Membership.

Thailand Privilege Visa Application Process

Securing the Thailand Privilege Visa (formerly known as Thailand Elite Visa) is a straightforward process. Here's how Siam Legal can assist Norwegians with their application:

  • Consultation: The journey begins with a free consultation at Siam Legal. The team will detail each package's benefits, helping clients choose the one that aligns with their lifestyle and needs.
  • Documentation: Siam Legal consultants assist with the necessary documents, including a completed application form, a signed PDPA Form, a color copy of the passport's profile page with a signature, and a high-resolution passport-sized photo against a white background; for family visas, proof of relationship to the core member is also required.
  • Submission: With Siam Legal, clients can submit their applications confidently. The team ensures documents are meticulously prepared and submitted, advocating on behalf of the applicant.
  • Payment: The membership fee varies by the selected package. Siam Legal discusses payment methods and schedules that work best for clients.
  • Approval and Visa Issuance: Upon approval, clients receive their Thailand Elite Visa, unlocking a world of privileges and benefits designed to make their stay in Thailand as enjoyable as possible.

The processing timeline may differ from one application to another, but Siam Legal is dedicated to providing a smooth and efficient experience, guiding clients through each step of the process.

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Living in Thailand with the Privilege Elite Visa

Living in Thailand with the Elite Visa offers Norwegians more than just residency; it's an invitation to a lifestyle filled with privilege, comfort, and rich cultural experiences. Here's a glimpse of what life in Thailand can offer:

  • Accommodation: Whether you're drawn to the serene beaches or the lush countryside, Thailand offers a diverse range of living options. From luxurious beachside condos to tranquil villas nestled in the countryside, there's a perfect home for every preference and lifestyle.
  • Healthcare: Thailand is renowned for its exceptional healthcare system, which combines high-quality services with affordability. Elite Visa holders benefit from annual health check-ups and have access to the country's top-tier hospitals and wellness centers, ensuring peace of mind for you and your family.
  • Education: For those relocating with family, the importance of education is paramount. Thailand is home to numerous international schools that offer quality education, ensuring that your children receive the best learning experiences in an environment that fosters growth and development.
  • Cultural Integration: Embrace the opportunity to immerse yourself in Thailand's vibrant local community. Learning the Thai language and exploring the country's rich cultural heritage is just the beginning. Engage with the traditions, festivals, and everyday life of Thailand, enriching your expatriate experience.

Ready to make Thailand your home?

Contact Siam Legal now. Our team is here to guide you smoothly into your new Thai lifestyle, blending the familiar comforts of home with the vibrant allure of a new culture. Let's make living in Thailand not just a dream, but a reality.

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