Because of COVID-19 everyone entering Thailand MUST obtain a COE.
You can start the process at coethailand.mfa.go.th.
If you would like our team to assist you through the process to ensure no mistakes are made, and the approval process is as smooth as possible then you can click HERE.
The main requirement for the COE is that the applicant qualifies to enter Thailand based on the list of eligible travelers.
The applicant must secure the appropriate Thai visa before applying for the COE. Once the visa has been obtained, the applicant must prepare the following documents for the COE application:
We have a team of professionals which have assisted thousands of travelers successfully enter Thailand.
We recommend using our COE services to avoid any issues in the application process. Mistakes when applying for your COE can cause delays.
In order to request for the COE, you must upload a proof of insurance that covers COVID-19 with at least $100,000 coverage. It must be indicated on the letter or statement. If you were rejected, you may highlight or circle the phrase/ sentence in the paperwork that you provided previously.
You do not need to get a new insurance coverage IF your current insurance company can issue such statement. Please contact your insurance company for further details.
If you do not yet have a insurance policy with the required coverage you can find Thailand Covid-19 Insurance Here.
Many factors play a role in the COE processing times i.e. is your application is filled out correctly and accompanied by all needed documents, the order the application is received in comparison to other applications, the date of arrival in Thailand. However, you may expect the processing time between 1-15 days.
If you successfully request the COE, you will get an email with the 6 Digit code automatically.
There are a few possible reasons you may have not received the the email.
If you still have a problem accessing the COE application, please contact the Royal Thai Embassy.
To upload the file, you have to click an "up icon" under the picture AFTER you have already selected the file to enable upload.
If you are not a Diplomatic officer, or Government official then you most likely have an ordinary passport.
DO NOT REQUEST A NEW COE unless you were suggested to do so by the officer. If you request a new COE and it’s duplicate the information in the system, you will not get a 6 Digit-code.
Flight changes (due to flight delay or cancellation ONLY) are permitted within 72 hours from the original flight time without the need to issue a new Certificate of Entry, provided that all other required documents are still valid. (See Note to flights in your COE)
If the new flight are after 72 hours of the original flight, please see below:
In order to change the information on the COE, please contact the Embassy/ Consulate-General that issued the COE for you. (The first paragraph of your COE / or the signature seals will indicate the location where you receive the COE from).
Please email the embassy that you applied to, and the email should contain the 6-Digit code and Full name to request the access to the application.
Please be informed that the Embassy/Consulate-General can not make any changes to the COE they did not issue.