Data on real estate objects in Thailand is stored in real estate registers.
The national real estate register of Thailand is under the jurisdiction of the Land Department. However, not all real estate is registered in it. The major part of objects is registered only in local authorities.
Land in Thailand may not be privately owned by foreigners, however it may be leased out for a long term.
Flats may be purchased in personal ownership by foreign citizens (less than half in an individual house).
Land ownership may be separated from ownership for real estate objects located on it.
A basic document confirming the right of land ownership is Chanote (official extract from the state register). It is not recommended that land plots be purchased without it.
Rights to flats are registered in house registers.
Real estate registration issue are regulated by the 1954 Land Code, law on condominiums, other regulatory acts.
Extracts contain basic information about technical specifications of real estate and rights to it.
Search in the registers is carried out by a title.
Extracts from the Real Estate Register of Thailand may be used for:
- confirmation of title to real estate
- receipt of information about the real estate item
- debt collection
- analysis of prices for real estate
- other commercial and analytical purposes
* some data may be unavailable for certain items, or may be provided for a fee.
Due to the lack of a full-fledged general online register approximate time for obtaining an extract shall be specified in advance.
Extracts from Real Estate Register are provided subject to the laws of Thailand and to the Law on personal data protection.
Moreover, you can order certified translation of your documents into any foreign language.
The requests shall be processed within one business day. Courier delivery of the apostilled extract shall be paid additionally according to the courier tariff rates.
Thailand is not party to the Hague Convention cancelling requirements of diplomatic or consular legalization of foreign official documents. Thus, the apostilling procedure is not applied in Thailand. Documents compiled by authorities or with participation of Thai authorities and designed for use abroad shall be legalized in a consulate institution.
|Service||Price incl. German VAT 19%||Price excl. VAT|
|Price for an electronic Extract from the Real Estate Register of Thailand||from 119,00 €||from 100,00 €||Price for the translation of an electronic Extract||from 41,65 €||from 35,00 €|
|Price for an Extract from the Real Estate Register of Thailand with legalization||from 714,00 €||from 600,00 €|