Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by chorlton » Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:14 pm

PSD-Kiwi wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:28 am
Try for a 12 mth EG EOS, although apparently some agents are claiming the EG EOS is only available for 6mths max now

12 mth EOS = $270 - 290
6 mth EOS = $140 - $160

All 6 & 12 mth EOSs are multi entry/exit
I was told:

no such thing as EOS
EG is looking for work, 6-months max then must leave & its a one time only deal so cant get again on return, cost $180

I assume the 6 is on top of the 1 on arrival so id be here until 23rd june because I arrived 23rd November
this matters for renting a house for 6-months basically

if that's the case then ok
anyone know anywhere in siem reap that might be a bit less than $180 because 140-160 was the estimate before going

thanks for the help, it is appreciated.
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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by Username Taken » Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:39 pm

The 6 is on top of the 1 on arrival is an EOS. Extension Of Stay.
... give 'em a quick, short, sharp shock ...

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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by PSD-Kiwi » Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:52 pm

Username Taken wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:39 pm
The 6 is on top of the 1 on arrival is an EOS. Extension Of Stay.
Alright, so it sounds as if Immigration have binned the 12 mth EG EOS, that's s shame...but in saying that, you're agent doesn't even know what an EOS is, haha!...and $180 for 6 mths, they're taking the piss!
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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by chorlton » Tue Nov 28, 2017 3:11 pm

PSD-Kiwi wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:52 pm
Username Taken wrote:
Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:39 pm
The 6 is on top of the 1 on arrival is an EOS. Extension Of Stay.
Alright, so it sounds as if Immigration have binned the 12 mth EG EOS, that's s shame...but in saying that, you're agent doesn't even know what an EOS is, haha!...and $180 for 6 mths, they're taking the piss!
to be fair nor did I realise it was an acronym of Extension of Stay lol

she did quickly run through each rather professionally
told me EG was 6-month but I could visa run & get another which would be ok
quick phone call made & it was obvious something was news to her by her mannerism

ill go for the 6 but ideally $20-30 less if anyone can suggest somewhere else in SR?
annoying thing is the place I went is literally <5mins walk from me
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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by Jasper » Thu Dec 07, 2017 5:58 pm

Got my passport back today.

Told the agent I was a freelancer and I’d like a 3 month EB EOS.
He says that won’t happen without the necessary paperwork, so it’d be an EG.
Got an EB.

Would this mean that when I come to renew, because they’ve now issued me with an EB, if I wanted a 6 month or 1 year EOS, they’d have to give me an EB?
In a normal world, I would have thought so, but I won’t put money on it!
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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by chorlton » Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:28 pm

I hope I get your luck & my 6-month EG comes back as EB

told 10-days 6-days ago so I will find out soon.....
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Re: Cambodian Immigration/Visa Information

Post by Jasper » Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:58 pm

chorlton wrote:
Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:28 pm
I hope I get your luck & my 6-month EG comes back as EB

told 10-days 6-days ago so I will find out soon.....
I think ‘luck’ is what actually made it happen, and not ‘following the guidelines and rules’!

As an aside, the same agent says 54 is the minimum age for ER EOS without supporting paperwork here, so if I decide to stay after February, with a little more of the same ‘luck’ and if the wind blows in the right direction, one way or another I should be good for a long-term multiple entry EOS.
Or not.
Depending! :roll:
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