POWER OF ATTORNEY
- According to the regulation issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, the Royal Thai Consulate is not authorized to legalize the signature of a foreigner directly.
- Prior to sending a power of attorney document to the Consulate, it should be;
- first certified by the notary public and
- secondly legalized by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of Australia
- The Consulate can only certify the signature of DFAT officer. For further information about the legalization services of DFAT, please click here: http://smartraveller.gov.au/services/legalising-documents/australia.html
- A completed Application for Legalization which can be downloaded from the Consulate’s website. Power of Attorney Form (see below)
- Original power attorney document bearing the Seal and signature of DFAT officer.
- A copy of the original document – every page
- A copy of your passport or driver’s license
- $25 per document
- Payable in cash, money order made payable to “the Royal Thai Consulate Melbourne”
LETTER OF CONSENT
- A Letter of Consent is a formal document from an absentee mother/father authorising the issuance of passport to a minor (under 20 years of age).
- The Applicant (parent) need to apply in person
- Apply in person
- Passport or ID card
- Letter of Consent Form (unsigned) - LETTER OF CONSENT FORM
Processing fee: $25 per document
According to the regulation issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, the Royal Thai Consulate is authorised to legalise documents bearing the seal of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of Australia only.
- Apply in person - Monday to Friday from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm
- Apply by mail - 301 / 566 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC, 3004
Processing fee: $25 per document
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) is located at level 14, 55 Colins Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3001.
POLICE CLEARANCE SERVICES
The Royal Thai Consulate General Melbourne can only issue fingerprints for Thai Police Clearance Services. Please contact us to make an appointment.
The Royal Thai Consulate Melbourne cannot lodge in the Thai Police Clearance application on the applicant’s behalf. The applicant must apply in person or via post at Clearance Service Center, Special Branch, Royal Thai Police (in Thailand).
Building 24, Royal Thai Police Headquarters,
Rama 1, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Police Clearance Service Center Open Hours: Monday to Friday 08.30 – 16.30 Only Except Public holidays
The Royal Thai Consulate General Melbourne provides translation and certification for the following documents:
(Fees listed include translation and Consulate certification)
· Drivers Licence - $25
· ID Card - $25
For Translations of Thai Documents please contact NAATI.
Please visit their website for more information https://www.naati.com.au/
REGISTERING BIRTHS, DEATHS, MARRIAGES, AND DIVORCES OF THAI NATIONALS
Registration can only apply at THE ROYAL THAI EMBASSY IN CANBERRA or THE ROYAL THAI CONSULATE IN SYDNEY
Registration of Marriage http://canberra.thaiembassy.org/Home/marriage
Registration of Divorce http://canberra.thaiembassy.org/Home/divorce
Registration of Birth http://canberra.thaiembassy.org/Home/thaibirthcertificate
Registration of Death http://canberra.thaiembassy.org/Home/deathcertificate
Fee's are payable:
- Bank Cheque or Money Order (made payable to 'The Royal Thai Consulate General Melbourne')