Get a new stamp! Foreigners on a present 30 day visa extension can keep till November 30

Details are rising concerning the new visa amnesty that was announced by the Thai PM and the CCSA yesterday afternoon. Clear who recently paid 1,900 baht for a 30 day visa extension are now clear to stay in Thailand till November 30 at no extra value, however these foreigners must report again to immigration to get their visa stamp corrected.
At this stage, though introduced and accredited by the CCSA and the Thai PM, the model new amnesty has not been entered into the Royal Gazette however is predicted to be within the next 24 hours.
The announcement follows a decision confirmed late yesterday by the CCSA to concern one other grace interval for foreigners stranded in Thailand, till October 31. Under the new regulation, 60 day visa extensions shall be issued to those who are unable to travel again to their residence country. The reasons might be lack of flights, issues with Covid of their residence nation, medical causes or one thing else that prevent you from leaving the nation.
Those who acquired a 30 day extension might need to go to their local immigration workplace and get the correct stamp that can indicate the model new expiration date of their passport, according to a story in The Phuket News. In the past, foreigners have wanted to present a letter from their country’s embassy requesting an extension, however Immigration Bureau Deputy Commissioner Pornchai Kuntee says “letters from embassies may not be wanted.”
“Right now in Thailand there are two teams of foreigners: People who already utilized for extensions earlier than September 26, and people who did not. Today Cabinet will approve the second group of individuals to stay till October 31… But for the primary group, the Immigration Bureau will extend their stay until November 30.”
Up to the end of last week, immigration officers estimated around a hundred and fifty,000 foreigners had been in Thailand beneath visa amnesty. Travel restrictions are still in place around the globe as the coronavirus continues to unfold with international deaths surpassing 1 million late Sunday, Thai time. While some foreigners were able to get their visa in order before the September 26 deadline, many had trouble obtaining a visa and could not leave the country in time. Some tried to make appointments however were unable to get on an inventory.
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