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E-Visa in Bangkok impossible

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just tried to get an ordinary Visa in Bangkok.
Clerk said not possible anymore... asked for a pile of papers such as employment letter etc.
Is that only in Bangkok? I‘ve read should be piece of cake to get one at the airport.

Thanks for the reply
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Africans and Indians find them difficult to get outside their home countries.
What is your nationality?

Work documents are not required by immigration normally.
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Im from Austria, caucasian. They handed over a list of mandatory documents such as Invitation Letter etc. „No have cannot“. What you guys write on the form. Business? Reason of travel...
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Wow, that's a new one. I wonder if that is happening on arrival now too.
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Been happening for a couple years at least now, the Embassies/Consulates are being very strict when applying for the E-type Visa in advance, you are required to provide all sorts of supporting documentation (see below) to justify your application. No problem obtaining the E-type VOA though, depending on your Nationality of course.

Required supporting documentation for E-type Visa in advance from Cambodian Embassy/Consulate;

1. Invitation letter from Cambodian registered employer (Original),
2. Employment Contract (Original),
3. Company Registration (issued by Ministry of Commerce & certified true copy by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs),
4. VAT License (issued by Ministry of Economy & Finance, certified true copy by the MoFAIC),
5. Tax Patent (Issued by Ministry of Ecnomy, certified by MoFAIC)
6. Company Profile,
7. Visa application Form, 1x passport pic.
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Just curious, as i will get mine on arrival
BUT if ur over 55, cant you just apply for the E-visa and tell them u will be extending to an ER?


What about if ur going to look for work and will be requesting a EG extension later?
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phuketrichard wrote: Mon Sep 16, 2019 2:55 pm Just curious, as i will get mine on arrival
BUT if ur over 55, cant you just apply for the E-visa and tell them u will be extending to an ER?


What about if ur going to look for work and will be requesting a EG extension later?
C'mon Richard, you of all people should know not to ask logical questions...we all know how competent Cambodian Embassy staff are(n't).
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by the way... what are you guys answering to the immigration officer when applying for the ordinary Visa on Arrival. If i mention porpuse of stay is tourism, will i get a tourism visa instead of the ordinary one?

And whats the best, hassle free way to go downtown from the airport? Thanks
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doctor1 wrote: Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:13 pm If i mention porpuse of stay is tourism, will i get a tourism visa instead of the ordinary one?
Asking the tough questions 🤔
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doctor1 wrote: Tue Sep 17, 2019 4:13 pm by the way... what are you guys answering to the immigration officer when applying for the ordinary Visa on Arrival. If i mention porpuse of stay is tourism, will i get a tourism visa instead of the ordinary one?

And whats the best, hassle free way to go downtown from the airport? Thanks
I would recommend not saying that the purpose of stay is tourism if you are looking to get an E-visa.

Hassle-free, Taxi or TukTuk from the designated kiosk. Cheapest would be a Grab/Passapp
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