Thai Marriage Registration

Thai Marriage Registration

When you get married in Thailand you have many options. Many wish to get married in a traditional Thai wedding in the village where their wife came from while others prefer a more exotic twist to the marriage nuptials. Some opt for a beach wedding on Samui or a sunset …

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Marriage Requirements in Thailand

Marriage Requirements in Thailand

If you are getting married in Thailand then you need to ensure that your marriage is legal both in Thailand as well as in Australia. The laws listed below are the basics of Thai law which governs the registration of marriages in Thailand. Find a Thai law firm for assistance. …

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Australian Spouse Visa

Australian Spouse Visa

If you got married in Thailand and have registered your marriage then you can apply for a visa from Thailand to Australia for your Thai wife. The Australian visa for a Thai can be applied for. For this temporary visa she can obtain if you are an Australian citizen, an …

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Police Clearance in Thailand

Police Clearance in Thailand

One of the documents needed for an Australian visa application is a police clearance certificate. This could be for an Australian spouse visa or an Australian fiancée visa for your Thai fiancée or wife. This application needs to be done in Bangkok at the Special Branch police. Note below the …

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Australian Prenuptial Agreements

Australian Prenuptial Agreements

The Family Act of Australia determines the outcome of any financial arrangements made before marriage. In the West this financial arrangements are normally called a prenuptial agreement. You can also after marriage arrange for a post-nuptial agreement however court intervention would be needed for this as it should not be …

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Thai Property in Marriage

Thai Property in Marriage

See the note made on prenuptial agreements if you are getting married in Thailand and planning on taking your Thai wife back to Australia. If you are staying on in Thailand then the property laws would be as listed below. Marital property in Thailand is divided into personal property and …

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Statutory Declaration – Sponsor

Statutory Declaration – Sponsor

You have to make a statutory declaration when your Thai wife is making an application for an Australian spouse visa. Note that you would have to have registered your marriage in Thailand as well as have the marriage certificate translated into English. The declaration is where you declare under oath …

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