Visa Info and Support #SAC2018

Please be informed that certain nationalities require a visa for entry into Thailand.

Visa requirements must be met before arrival to Thailand.

It is your responsibility as a delegate to check if a visa is required and obtaining the suitable entry visa for Thailand.

For a copy of the SportAccord Convention 2018 Visa Info and Support details PDF please click here.

1.     Thailand Visa Information

Please find all Thailand visa information by clicking on the following link:

2.     Getting Started

·         Tourist Visa required to participate at SportAccord Convention in Bangkok

Kindly note that you are considered a Tourist whilst visiting Bangkok for SportAccord Convention.

If a visa is required for your nationality, you should apply for a Tourist visa.

·         Is Visa required for your nationality?

In order to find out if you need a visa, please consult the following link:  or contact the Diplomatic and Consular Missions of Thailand in your country to determine if your nationality requires a visa to enter Thailand.

·         Which institution issues the entry visa for your country of residence and what requirements apply?

To view the complete list of the Diplomatic and Consular Missions of Thailand locations and to find the nearest Thai Embassy or Consulate responsible for your place of residence by consulting the following link:

3.     Obtaining an Official Invitation Letter (If Required)

The SportAccord Convention 2018 Local Organising Committee supports delegates in obtaining their Official Invitation Letter as described in the details below:

·         Please register for SportAccord Convention 2018 by clicking here.

You will receive an email from SportAccord Convention confirming your registration

·         As from the end of August 2017, the personalised Official Invitation Letter required by the Thai authorities for certain nationalities to issue a visa will be sent to you via email by the SportAccord Convention 2018 Local Organising Committee and may take up to three (3) working days after having received your registration confirmation email.

For questions regarding the Official Invitation Letter, please contact the SportAccord Convention 2018 Local Organising Committee at [email protected].

4.     Obtaining a Hotel reservation (If Required)

As a delegate to SportAccord Convention 2018, you can reserve your hotel accommodation through the SportAccord Convention 2018 online registration system.

·         If you booked your hotel through the online registration system, you can request your hotel reservation confirmation by sending an email to SportAccord Convention Accommodation support at [email protected].

·         If you did not book your hotel through the SportAccord Convention 2018 online registration system, please contact directly your hotel.

5.     Visa Support

For any questions regarding visa, please contact the SportAccord 2018 Local Organising Committee at [email protected].