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New entry requirements for Belgium from the 25.12.2020 for travelers coming from a “red zone” countries as referred to in the following list https://diplomatie.belgium.be/en/covid_table
On the 23rd of December, Myanmar, Lao and Cambodia are included in this list of red zone countries, Thailand is not. Nevertheless, it is strongly recommended to keep a close eye on the evolution of this list before travelling.
We bring to your attention that, from the 25th of December 2020, it is compulsory for the people who do not reside in Belgium, from the age of 12 and regardless of their nationality, to submit a negative PCR covid test result taken maximum 72 hours before entry into the Belgian territory. The carrier with which you will travel, will be responsible for the control of the test results upon boarding. In case that you do not hold a negative test result, the carrier will not allow you on board.
No matter where you live, we invite you to follow carefully the recommendations of the local authorities and to adopt protecting gestures. The measures are being taken depending on the evolution of the current health situation and therefore, are subject to change at any time.
Embassy accessible by appointment only
Visitors whose presence at the embassy is necessary, are requested to make an appointment beforehand.
The Embassy can be reached by telephone from Monday to Thursday from 8am to 12am and from 1pm to 4pm and on Friday from 8am to 12am and from 1pm to 3pm on +66 2 108 1800.
Travelling to Belgium from a country considered safe by Belgium:
There are no longer any specific travel restrictions for people residing in Australia, Canada, South Korea, Japan, Rwanda, New Zealand, Uruguay and Thailand. From now on, all types of visa applications from Thailand (same conditions as before) can be submitted. Regardless of whether or not the traveler is subject to visa requirements, all travelers must be able to prove that they meet the Schengen entry requirements when arriving at the Schengen external borders by means of the necessary documents.
Furthermore, before travelling, passengers must fill out the Public Health Passenger Locator Form (PLF) in all situations described on it. Upon arrival, they will also have to respect the sanitary measures taken by Belgium. Therefore, they must keep updated on the evolution of the health situation in Belgium on the website https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/.
Appointments for consular matters can be made by selecting the date and time of the appointment on our electronic calendar (E-appointment) by selecting the subject and clicking here (link - use Google Chrome).
If you are having difficulty registering your appointment online, please send us an email to email@example.com indicating the reason for the appointment and the preferred dates / times.
Guidelines for visitors:
- If you have been ill or have had symptoms for the past two weeks, please postpone your visit to the embassy.
- This also applies if you live with someone who has had symptoms or has recently had contact with someone who has had COVID-19 symptoms. Preferably check your temperature before going to the embassy.
- Wear a mask.
Use the alcohol gel available at the entrance of the embassy.
Visa for Thailand
On September 30, 2020, the Thai Government officially approved a grace period until October 31, 2020 for persons in Thailand in temporary visa status (and this for all visa types) to depart the country. This measure was published in the Royal Thai Gazette. The grace period further extends the automatic visa extension that was first announced in late March due to Covid-related travel difficulties.
According to information on the website of the Thai Immigration, it was further possible to extend any visa with 60 days providing one applied before 1/11/2020.