Non-Immigrant "O" Volunteer



This Type of visa is for a person who wished to work as a volunteer with an organization in Thailand.



     1. Passport or travel document with validity not less than 6 months after the arrival date and MUST not be damage.

     2. A copy of Passport (The page (s) that shows your photo, name, date and place of birth and the expiration date of passport)-The Embassy do not provide coping service please bring your own copies. and a copy must be in A4 paper.

    3. Visa application form completely filled out. (click here to download)

    4. Two photographs, size 3,5cm. x 4,5cm. bright background, MUST not be taken more than 6 months and MUST not be your homemade photographs

    5. A Letter of invitation from a company or an organization in Thailand indicating your position, qualification, responsibilities of your work, any supporting from the company and period of stay in Thailand

    6. Financial Statement/saving account, showing amount of money to cover the period of volunteering work in thailand equal 7,000 Sek / month.

   7. Document of company/organization as followed:

-          Business/organization registration and license

-          List of shareholders

-          Company/organization‘s profile

-          Details of business/organization operation

   8. CV-employment certificate or education record

   9. Reference letter of previous work experience.

   10 . Criminal Record issued by Rikspolisstyrelsen (Utdrag ur belastningsregistret) original in English. Please check (the verification must be issued within the past 3 months)


Please Note:  The Embassy does not provide copying or printing service. Please always bring your own copies. The Embassy reserves the right to keep all yours document as reference after processing your visa application

The Embassy reserved the right to asked more additional document or asking for coming for an interview if needed


* The Embassy will REJECT your visa application if your document above is not completed.

* Visa requirement and information can be changed without prior notice. 

* The Embassy assume the right to DENY to issued visa without giving any reason

   or grant any type of visa to the applicant

(Effective from 23 February 2015)




  • 600 SEK
  • Visa fee paid in CASH ONLY when submitting application.
  • Visa fee may be changed without prior notice


  • Do not apply visa earlier than 3 months before your arrival date to Thailand.
  • The Embassy will not return the fee paid for visa application in case the applicants apply visa too early than 3 months so that the applicants MUST check period of stay and arrival date to Thailand by yourself carefully.


  • The validity of a visa is 3 months.
  • The Embassy issued visa from the date you hand-in visa application.


Upon arrival, travellers with this type of visa will be permitted to stay in Thailand for a period of not exceeding 90 days (subject to the discretion of the Immigration Officer at the immigration check-point)


Those who wish to stay longer or may wish to change their type of visa must file an application for permission at the Office of Immigration Bureau located at Government Center B, Chaengwattana Soi 7, Laksi, Bangkok 10210, Tel 0-2141-9889 (or at The extension of stay as well as the change of certain type of visa is solely at the discretion of the Immigration officer.


  • Applying in person or representatives:- Application will be processed and ready in 4 days (For example, if you apply a visa o Monday, your visa can be collected on Thursday afternoon excepted some certain countries and other type of visa)

Collection date for visa is specified on a payment receipt. Always bring the receipt and when collecting a visa.

  • Applying through travel Agents:- Applications will be processed in 5 days
  • The Embassy in Stockholm DOES NOT neither accepted nor returns visa application by post.
  • The Royal Thai Consulate  DOES NOT neither accepted nore returns visa application BY POST  Effective from 1 March 2014 for more information if you want to apply visa by post or direct Tel no. 031 -150 643


  • Visa applications Monday-Friday between 9.00-12.00 hours
  • Collecting passport with issue visa Monday-Friday between 14.00-16.00 hours
  • Closed on Thai and Swedish Publish holidays. Please check holidays list before visiting.


  • The Embassy will not process an un-completed visa application.
  • Consular officers reserve the rights to request additional documents as deemed necessary.
  • The Embassy will not return the visa fee paid after hand in your visa application
  • Type of visa cannot be change after hand in your visa application.
  • The applicants are fully responsible for choosing and submitting correct type of visa according to your purposes and period of stay to Thailand.
  • After collecting your passport with issued visa, the applicant MUST check type of visa carefully and make sure it accords with your purposes and period of stay to Thailand.
  • If there are any doubts, you MUST raise it immediately with the staff. Otherwise the applicants will take all the consequences by themselves.
  • Visa requirement and information can be changed without prior notice.


Please see more detail at General information or contact the Royal Thai Embassy, Stockholm

Visa telephone enquiry: Monday-Friday between 13.00-16.00 hours.

Telephone number: + 46 8 588 04250 or e-mail address: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it