09 April 2009 by Anna Staford
All kinds of narcotics (hemp, opium, cocaine, morphine, heroin), obscene literature, pictures, articles are prohibited items.
Importation of firearms and ammunition can be done only after a permit has been obtained from instruments may be brought in free of duty.
One still-camera or one movie camera can be brought duty-free. Five rolls of still-camera film or three rolls of 8 or 16 mm. movie-camera films may be brought in free of duty.
Cigarettes, cigars, or smoking tobacco each or in total must not exceed 250 grams in weight but cigarettes not more than 200 in quantity. One liter both of wine or alcohol may be brought duty-free.
A reasonable amount of used household effects are also free of duty. If you are bringing in prescription drugs ask your doctor for a note detailing the drugs you are taking.
Antiques may only be taken out of Thailand with a certificate from the Fine Arts Department in Bangkok. A reputable dealer will be able to offer advice on the practicality of obtaining this certificate. Buddha statues old or other, may not be taken out of the country. (This does not apply to the very small items found in gift shops).
And don't forget to get a travel insurance from Globelink.
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, we’re temporarily not offering NEW SINGLE TRIP policies. You can still buy our ANNUAL cover, or an ‘ALREADY TRAVELLING’ policy if you’re currently away. Or you can visit our travel insurance partners for a SINGLE TRIP quote. Click here for transfer to their website.
If you are you an EXISTING SINGLE TRIP CUSTOMER - To EXTEND your SINGLE TRIP policy, please contact us to get an extension BEFORE your policy expires so you have continual cover: firstname.lastname@example.org or by +44 1353 699 082.
For notification of when Single Trip policies are available, please leave you email and we will get back in touch.