RETIREMENT IN THAILAND
If your dreams of retirement include a beautiful and perfect climate, cultural experiences, access to great affordable healthcare and a low cost of living, you may now be thinking about retiring in Thailand. One very popular destination with retirees in Thailand is in Hua Hin, a small cozy beach resort town in southern Thailand known for its natural beauty, royal family, pristine beaches, exotic cuisine, low cost living, and very friendly people. A paradise to retire in….
According to international living, a publishing group that covers living and retiring overseas, Thailand ranged on the top ten Destination in the world, and has one of the lowest costs of living in the world, adding to its appeal as a top retirement destination. Here, we will take a look at how much money you really need to retire in Thailand, plus how to make your retirement money last much longer.
HOW TO GET STARTED
How to get a Retirement Visa to retire and live in Thailand
Obtaining a retirement Visa to come and live in Thailand is still a pretty cheap and easy experience. You can apply both within Thailand, hanging your tourist Visa after deciding Thailand or apply before you come from your home country.
Requirements for a Non Immigrant Visa ‘O-A” (Retirement)
- Must be 50 years of age or over.
- Passport (must have at least 1 year (18 months preferred) remaining until it expires
- Holder of this type of visa is allowed to stay in Thailand for 1 year.
- Holding the nationality or permanent residence of country of application
- Proof of Financial requirement
- Letter from Bank showing proof of deposits
N.B. It is often easier to get your Visa from your home countries consulate
The easy requirement for a retirement Visa is prove of income of 60000.- THB pr. month (about $2,000) or savings of 800.000 THB (25.000.- dollar) in a Thai bank account that you can spend during one year
There is another way headache free for Visa in Thailand, Is the Elite Cart, a government cart that gives you VIP visa for 5 years with multiply enters and priority Check in at Airports , a Family cart with cost you 800,000 for two person and 300,000 for other family members. www.thailandelite-direct.com