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 278KB) (print and complete)
  • Original foreign passport
  • Fee: Non-refundable service fee and Return envelope fee, 2 bank drafts (see the following details)

    Effective on June 23, 2022, Exchange rate for U.S. Mission Thailand will be Baht 36: USD 1. Please use the following rate.

    + Certified true copies fee 1,800 THB – print “Bank draft request form_1800” (PDF 281KB)
    + Return envelope fee 100 THB – 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