Smart Visa is a new program introduced in February 2018 by Thai government to support the Thailand 4.0 policy. It is designed to attract technical experts, senior managers, investors and startup entrepreneurs to invest in or work for the following targeted industries in Thailand:
Once granted, a SMART Visa will offer the following privileges to the visa holder and his/her family:
The SMART Visa can be applied for in Thailand at the One Stop Service Center for Visa and Work Permit in Bangkok or your local Royal Thai Embassy/Consulate General. Processing by government agencies will take 30 working days from the receipt of completed documents.
Juslaws & Consult is highly experienced in assisting foreigners planning and settling for their stay and work in Thailand. We have helped many clients obtain, extend, renew or convert various types of visas to Thailand. Please contact us to learn more about how we can help you apply for a SMART Visa. We also have more information on SMART Visa here