Reminder from Thai Foreign Affairs about staying in Thailand after October 31

The following was despatched by Thailand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, reminding foreigners about staying in Thailand after the present visa amnesty expires…
“Mr. Tanee Sangrat, Director-General of the Department of Information and Foreign Ministry Spokesperson reiterated that each one stranded foreign nationals who wish to stay in the Kingdom of Thailand beyond 31 October 2020 must submit an application for extension of momentary keep at the Immigration Bureau inside 31 October 2020.
Priceless of Foreign Affairs has circulated a Note Verbale to all diplomatic missions, consular representatives and international organisations in Thailand, to hunt their cooperation in informing and advising their international nationals relating to this matter.
According to the Notification of the Ministry of Interior on Permission for Certain Groups of Aliens to Remain within the Kingdom as a Special Case (No. 4) issued on 30 September 2020, foreign nationals are permitted for momentary stay in Thailand till 31 October 2020.
Late application submission is allowed inside ninety days after 31 October 2020, subject to a fine. Those who stay within the Kingdom without utility submission within such grace interval shall be deemed as overstaying and will be prosecuted, deported and prohibited from entering Thailand.”

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