Certified true copies of a foreign passport for use with Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) applications

This process takes approximately 7-10 days from the date we receive your completed package to when you receive your return package by mail.

Required paperwork:

  • Completed Checklist (PDF 280KB) (print and complete)
  • Original foreign passport
  • Fee: Non-refundable service fee 1,900 THB – purchase a bank draft

    Effective on February 8, 2023, Exchange rate for U.S. Mission Thailand will be Baht 34: USD 1. Please use the following rate.

    + print “Bank draft request form_1700” (PDF 357KB)

    • Return envelope, an insured return envelope is required – purchase a bank draft

    + print “Bank draft request form_100” (PDF 897KB)

    • Purchase TWO separate Bank Drafts (1 bank draft for certified true copy fee and 1 bank draft for a return envelope) (Sample of Bank draft (PDF 587KB) from the following banks:
    • Pay to American Embassy Bangkok in Thai Baht

IMPORTANT: Please check for correctness on the issued bank drafts (see sample below) prior to leaving the bank. DO NOT write on the bank draft.

Send your package ONLY through the following couriers (Thailand Post and DHL), otherwise the package will be rejected; ensuring that you received a tracking number from the courier.


Mailing address:
U.S. Embassy Bangkok Mailing Address:
Certified-true-copy by Mail Service
ACS/Consular Section,
U.S. Embassy,
95 Wireless Road,
Bangkok 10330, Thailand


Consulate General Chiang Mai Mailing Address:
Certified-true-copy by Mail Service
ACS/Consular Section,
U.S. Consulate General Chiang Mai
387 Witchayanond Rd.
T.Changmoi A. Muang
Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand