Royal Thai Consulate
Priory Court, Saxon Way, Priory Park West
Hessle, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire
HU13 9PB, UK

+44 (0) 1482 581668
Fax +44 (0) 1482 628877

Non-Immigrant Category “O” Visa on the basis of being aged 50+

The non-immigrant category O visa is available for persons who are aged 50+ and receiving a regular pension or are aged 50+ without a regular pension but with minimum £10,000 which has been in their UK bank account for at least 3 months as at the date of applying for the visa. This visa is also available to people who themselves are not UK State Pensioners but are married to and travelling with a person who is aged 50+ and is in possession of the appropriate visa.

VISA ELIGIBILITY BY NATIONALITY:

Please check your nationality below for eligibility to apply for a visa at the Royal Thai Consulate in Hull. Some nationalities can only apply for visas at The Royal Thai Embassy in London.
This information is also available as a PDF.
Please call us on +44 (0)1482 581668 if in doubt.

You may only apply at The Royal Thai Embassy, London for your visa.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
A visa is required for all visits.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 15 days by applying for A VISA ON ARRIVAL. A Visa is required for all other visits.
You can apply at The Royal Thai Consulate in Hull.
Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 30 days under the VISA EXEMPTION RULE. A Visa is required for all other visits.
You may only apply at The Royal Thai Embassy, London. Tourists are allowed a stay of up to 15 days by applying for A VISA ON ARRIVAL.

IMPORTANT
The information below is provided on the basis that the applicant will be applying for their visa in person at the Royal Thai Consulate Hull. Persons intending to apply elsewhere for their visa need to check with the relevant authority.
The issuing of all Non-Immigrant Visas must be authorised by the Royal Thai Embassy, London prior to being issued and this process can take up to one week. When we receive authority to issue we will invite you to visit us and the visa will be issued usually within one hour.

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This visa is available with a single entry only. It is no longer possible to be granted a multiple entry visa. If wishing to stay longer it will be necessary to visit a Thai Immigration Office near to where you will be staying and enquire about the procedure for extending your stay. The single entry visa is valid for three months from date of issue and allows a single stay in Thailand of up to 90 days.

How to Apply for this Visa at the Royal Thai Consulate, Hull

So that we can obtain authorisation from the London Embassy to issue this visa it is necessary for the applicant to submit to us all documents relative to this visa therefore we request you to email scanned copies of the following to

  1. Copy of the page of your passport with photo and details (passport must have minimum 6 months remaining validity at time of applying for the visa).
  2. Completed Visa Application Form with two recent passport size photographs attached.
  3. Copy/copies of:
    Either: Your latest 3 months bank statements showing receipt of a regular pension. Bank statements must show the applicant’s name and current address.

    Or: Your latest 3 months bank statements showing a minimum of £10,000 at the beginning/end of each month. Bank statements must show the applicant’s name and current address.

** For a married couple where only one person is aged 50+ the other person is entitled to be granted the same visa so long as they are able to provide a copy of their marriage certificate.

As soon as we receive authority from the London Embassy we will invite you to visit us so that we can issue the visa and you will need to bring with you the following:-

  1. Your passport (minimum 6 months remaining validity and with at least two blank pages for the visa and for entry/exit stamps).
  2. Two recent passport size photographs as available from a photo booth.
  3. Original completed Visa Application Form with two recent passport size photographs attached.
  4. Visa fee from 1 April 2019: £60 (single entry) plus £10 processing charge - total of £70 in cash only.
  5. Copy/copies of:
    Either: Your latest 3 months bank statements showing receipt of a regular pension. Bank statements must show the applicant’s name and current address.

    Or: Your latest 3 months bank statements showing a minimum of £10,000 at the beginning/end of each month. Bank statements must show the applicant’s name and current address.

To Find the Royal Thai Consulate, Hull

Royal Thai Consulate
Priory Court
Saxon Way
Priory Park West
Hessle
Kingston upon Hull
East Yorkshire
HU13 9PB

01482 581668

We are at the western outskirts of Hull, not far from the Humber Bridge.