What are the required documents for Thai Driving License?

You must be dressed politely, sometimes they will not allow you to enter the building in short pants.

Existing license

To obtain Thai driving license equal to your home country driving license class, prepare following documents:


  1. Original passport
  2. Original driver license for the class being applied for
  3. Residency certificate
  4. Medical certificate
If your current license is not in English, a certified translation is required from an authorized Thai translation company.

New license

To obtain new Thai driving license, prepare following documents:


  1. Vehicle
  2. Original passport
  3. Residency certificate
  4. Medical certificate
  5. Thai driving regulation test (in english)
  6. Driving test

Driving license renewal

To renew your existing Thai driving license for a 5-year term, prepare following documents:


  1. Existing license
  2. Passport
  3. Medical certificate
  4. Residency certificate