Duty Free Allowance when entering Thailand
free allowance will be applied to
accompanied personal effects up to Thai Baht
10,000 worth if - 1) the items are intended
for your own personal or professional uses;
2) the quantity is reasonable; and 3) the
items are not subject to prohibition or
there are limits on the amount of alcoholic
beverages, cigarettes, cigars and smoking
tobacco to which you may include in your
duty free personal exemption as follows:
200 cigarettes or 250 grams of cigars
or smoking tobacco
1 litre of spirituous liquor.
effects do not include motor vehicles and
motor vehicle parts regardless of the length
of time used and owned.
Customs on Arrival in Thailand
Customs Department is the national frontline
against the smuggling of illegal drugs and
other prohibited and restricted goods.
Customs has discovered large amount of
illegal drugs in accompanied baggage and on
passengers themselves. However, we realize
that very few travelers actually violate the
law, but we still need to examine the
baggage and/or carry out personal search,
which by law we are allowed to do so.
facilitate and expedite the clearance of
passengers, the International Airport
Customs Offices all over the country provide
Customs inspectors to assist passengers at
both the “Red and Green Channels”.
Channel: Inbound passengers with nothing to
declare walk through the “Nothing to
Declare” exit (Green Channel); or
Channel: Inbound passengers with something
to declare e.g. dutiable items,
prohibited/restricted goods, etc. or you are
unsure which exit to use go to the "Goods to
Declare" exit (Red Channel).
need help clearing Customs, please do not
hesitate to ask the Customs inspectors for
passengers arrive in Thailand, you will
receive a “Passenger Declaration Form (Form
No. 211). You must
complete the Form and submit it to Customs
officials while walking through the
Passengers with nothing to declare (no
dutiable items, no prohibited/restricted
goods) tick ž in the section “Nothing to
Declare” of the Form No.211 while those
bringing in dutiable items,
prohibited/restricted goods or unsure which
section to declare tick ž in the section
“Goods to Declare” of the Form No. 211.
information go to the official