Mandatory Travel Insurance likely to be in place for Thailand visitors by the end of this year

 Mandatory Travel Insurance likely to be in place for Thailand visitors by the end of this year

Speed boats carrying tourists on the Andaman Sea. Photo: pxhere.



The Thai Office of the Insurance Commission says they expect to introduce compulsory travel insurance for visitors to Thailand by the end of 2019.

The basic compulsory travel insurance will offer up to 1 million baht of coverage in cases of death, with a maximum duration of 30 days, the cost is reported to be as low as 20 baht. Tourists will be expected to pay it as they arrive in Thailand without proof of adequate current travel insurance arrangements.

Full story: thepattayanews.com

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