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Tourism License TAT Thailand

A tourism license is required to operate a business that involves either domestic, inbound or outbound tourism in Thailand.

A tourism license application is submitted to the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) office where the tourism business is located.

Service price: 29000 ฿
Time for complete: 1 month or more

Tourism laws in Thailand.

With the travel and tour guide business being a restricted activity under the Foreign Business Act, a foreigner that wants to get involved in the tourist business will have to incorporate a juristic person to apply for the TAT license.

The following conditions have to be fulfilled in case the applicant is a natural person:

  • Being of Thai nationality
  • Being not less than 20 years old
  • Having domicile or residence in the Kingdom of Thailand
  • Not being bankrupt
  • Not being a lunatic or incompetent or quasi-incompetent person
  • Not being a person whose license is being suspended
  • Not being a person whose license has been revoked five years prior to the current application

The company will have to have the following characteristics:

  • Being registered under Thai Law
  • Having as its business purpose to support business tourists in Thailand
  • All unlimited liabilities must be of Thai nationality
  • Of a limited company, not less than half of the directors must be of Thai Nationality and not less than 51% of the capital must be owned by natural persons that are of Thai nationality

The requirements for a tourism license are as follows:

  1. 51% or more Thai ownership.
  2. Minimum of 1 Thai company director with no less than a ratio of 1 Thai director to every 1 foreign director.

The follow amounts are required as a security deposit to obtain a tourism license:

  1. Domestic - 50,000 Baht
  2. Inbound - 100,000 Baht
  3. Outbound - 200,000 Baht

The tourism license application fees are as follows:

  1. Domestic - 300 Baht
  2. Inbound - 500 Baht
  3. Outbound - 500 Baht

We need the following documents for Tourism License TAT:

  • TAT license application form, signed by a Thai director and stamped with the seal of the company
  • Certificate of Registration and objectives of the company under the Civil and Commercial Code (not older than one month). Do note, only a Thai director has the power to sign and stamp the seal of the company.
  • List of shareholders’ names, certified by The Minister of Commerce
  • Memorandum of association which must be certified by The Minister of Commerce
  • Company’s regulation or report of company establishment’s meeting (If the company has no the company’s regulation) which must be certified by The Minister of Commerce
  • Copy of the director’s personal ID card and his registered address which must be certified by the director
  • Seal of the company
  • Two photos of the front of the office (showing the address and nameplate)
  • A map of the office
  • Ownership or possession evidence of the office
  • Power of Attorney
  • Guarantee, cash or cashier’s check which is used as security

Our tourism license application service includes the following:

  • Advise client on all required information and documents to apply for a tourism license.
  • Prepare a tourism license application with the assistance of the client.
  • Filing the application with the TAT office.
  • Assist in communicating with the TAT office.
  • Accompanying the representatives of the client in meetings with the TAT office if necessary.
  • Follow up the application with the TAT office.
  • Submit any additional information or documents required by the TAT office with the assistance of the client.
  • Receive the tourism license.
  • Provide an English translation of the tourism license.
  • Correspondence by email, telephone and in person meetings when necessary.

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