Marriage Visa in Thailand

Marriage Visa in Thailand

Marriage Visa in Thailand. For many foreigners, love leads them to the Land of Smiles. If you’ve tied the knot with a Thai citizen and wish to reside in Thailand long-term, the marriage visa is your gateway. This article unpacks the requirements, process, and benefits of obtaining a Thai marriage visa. Eligibility for the Marriage […]

Types of Child Legitimation in Thailand

In Thailand where the emphasis is on family, children born outside of wedlock can lack certain legal rights. Child legitimization offers a path for fathers to establish their parental rights and responsibilities through a two-step process. The first step involves obtaining a Court judgment. Then, the father can register his rights at the amphur with […]

Importance of Child Custody in Thailand

Child custody matters require a thoughtful consideration of legal principles, cultural nuances and the best interests of the child. This blog aims to help individuals navigate this process in Thailand, alongside insights from Siam Center Law Group. In a divorce in Thailand, the mother gets full custody of the children, however, the father can get […]

Filing of Divorce in Thailand

In Thailand, you can get a divorce if the marriage was legally registered at a district office (“Khet” in Bangkok or “Amphur” outside of Bangkok). There are two types: an administrative divorce and a judicial divorce. Normally, any property acquired during the marriage is considered marital property while personal property remains with the individual. In […]

Marriage Registration in Thailand

Marriage Registration in Thailand is a significant milestone for couples that creates legal binding effects. This is important as it relates to visa and citizenship options and the legal rights of both parties. It is advisable to engage a Thai law firm to assist with the process. This will ensure that all the correct documentation […]

Child Support in Thailand

Child Support in Thailand

Child Support in Thailand. One important part of family law is child support, which is meant to make sure that kids are taken care of and have money when their parents split up. Thailand’s child support laws are based on rules and past cases that put the child’s best interests first while spell out parents’ […]

Drafting Prenuptial Agreement in Thailand

A prenuptial agreement in Thailand is a legal document that sets out the division of assets and property in the event of divorce or separation. Here are the steps to drafting a prenuptial agreement in Thailand: Consult with a lawyer: It is important to consult with a lawyer who is familiar with Thai law and […]

Grounds for Divorce in Thailand

There are contested and non-contested divorces in Thailand. If you and your spouse cannot agree on all the terms of a divorce then you must file for contested divorce. This legal proceeding should be handled by a qualified Thailand family lawyer. It will take into consideration various laws such as the time limit for filing […]

Process of Marriage in Thailand

The process of marriage in Thailand involves several steps and requirements. Here is an overview of the process: Eligibility: Both parties must be at least 17 years old and not closely related by blood. Affirmation of Freedom to Marry: Both parties must visit their respective embassy or consulate in Thailand to obtain an Affirmation of […]