Directory of Logistics Regulators - Thailand

Issue Area Affecting Logistics Based on Door-to-Door Delivery Agency in Charge and Contact Information Where to Access Specific Information
International Transport 1.  International Air freight Transport  Rights Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel:  +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th
For information relating to air traffic rights for air freight service providers

http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version)

2.  Cross-border land transit and transport rights Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address: 103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th
For information relating to cross-border transit policies and operations (if applicable)

http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version)

3.  International Maritime Transport rights Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address:  1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769   
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th
For information relating to vessel docking, and onward carriage of international cargo

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version)

Customs & Trade Facilitation 4.  Customs Valuation, Duties, Taxes and Payment

For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes

Designated Agency/s:  Customs Standard Procedures and Valuation Bureau, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei, Bangkok 10110 
Tel: + 66 2667 7176 
Fax:+66 2667 7183 
Website:
www.customs.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Mrs. Hattaya Thipyawat 
Email Address:
100406@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Revenue Department, Ministry of Finance 
Address: 90 Phaholyothin Soi 7 Rd., Samsen Nai, Payathai, Bangkok 10400 
Tel:  + 66 2272 8648  
Fax: + 66 2617 3632 
Website:
www.rd.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):    Mr. Panuvat Langvilai 
Email Address:
taxpolicy@rd.go.th  

Designated Agency/s:  Excise Department  
Address: 1488 Nakhon Chaisri Rd., Dusit, Bangkok 10300 
Tel: + 66  2241 5600 – 19  
Fax: + 66 2241 4778 
Website:
www.excise.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
webmaster@excise.exd.mof.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Fiscal Policy Office  
Address: Ministry of Finance, Rama 6 Road, Phayatai Bangkok 10400  
Tel: + 66 2273 9020 
Fax:
+66 2273 9168 
Website:
www.fpo.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
-

For information for freight forwarders on payment of duties and taxes

At the border 
http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version) 

Behind the border  
http://www.rd.go.th/publish/21987.0.html (English version) 
http://edweb.excise.go.th/index.php?id=8 (Thai version) 
http://www.fpo.go.th/eng/index2.php (English version)

5.  AEO Programs

For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s: Customs Standard Procedures and Valuation Bureau, Customs Department 
Address:  Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 2667 7189 
Fax: :+66 2667 7183 
Website:
www.customs.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Miss Soraya Tanngjitviriyanont 
Email Address:
102703@customs.go.th
For information on AEO Program policies and criteria (if applicable)

http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version)

6.  Customs brokerage services - Licensing

For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services

Designated Agency/s:  Customs Standard Procedures and Valuation Bureau, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel:   +66 2667 7902 
Fax: :+66 2667 7183 
Website:
www.customs.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Mr. Vichai Thammasoonthorn 
Email Address:
105046@customs.go.th
For information on permit or license associated with providing customs brokerage services

http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version)

Domestic Regulation 7.  Market access / foreign investment – licensing

For general information on starting a foreign invested business 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Business Development1 
Address: 44/100 Nonthaburi 1 Rd., A. Meung, Nonthaburi 11000  
Tel: + 66 2547 5050 
Fax: + 66 2547 4459 
Website:
www.dbd.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foreign@dbd.go.th  

Designated Agency/s: Board of Investment of Thailand2 
Address: 555 Vibhavadi-Rangsit Rd., Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900 
Tel:
+ 66 2537 8111 - 55 
Fax:
+ 66 2537 8177 
Website:
www.boi.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
head@boi.go.th 

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel: +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th

For information on starting a foreign invested business

http://www.dbd.go.th/mainsite/index.php?id=49&L=1 (English version) 
http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version) 
http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version)

8.  Cargo Handling – licensing/permits

For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Port Authority of Thailand 
Address: 444 Tarua Road, Klongtoey District, Bangkok, Thailand, 10110 
Tel: +66  2269 5234 
Fax: +66 2269 5114-5 
Website:
www.port.co.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
theerakarn@port.co.th 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel: +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th

For information on policies relating to cargo handling services and licensing (if applicable)

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version) 
http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version) 
http://www.port.co.th/ (English version)

9.  Port Management

For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port management

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Port Authority of Thailand 
Address: 444 Tarua Road, Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110  
Tel:
+ 66 2 269 3000 
Fax:
+66 2 672 7156 
Website:
www.port.co.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
theerakarn@port.co.th 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel: +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th

For information on Port Regulation including foreign investment in port managment

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version) 
http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version) 
http://www.port.co.th/pat/index2-eng.html (English version)

10.  Logistics – licensing

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department (multi-modal transport licensing)  
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th
For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of logistics services (if applicable)

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version)

11. Freight forwarding – licensing

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight forwarding services (if applicable)

Designated Agency/s:  Customs Standard Procedures and Valuation Bureau, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 2667 7220 
Fax:+66 2667 7183 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Mr. Vichai Thammasoonthorn 
Email Address:
105046@customs.go.th  

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th

For information on licensing or permits associated with provision of freight services (if applicable)

http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version)

12. Domestic transport rights

For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel: +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 1, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd.,  Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 2667 7220 
Fax: +66 249 4318 
Website:
www.customs.go.th 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
72000000@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 2, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 4241 1337, 4241 1715 
Fax: +66 4241 1337 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
73000000@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 3, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: + 66 5328 1785-6   ext  406-7 
Fax:  +66  5328 1787 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Mrs. Jarinya Sriprathum 
Email Address:
104039@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 3, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 5328 1785-6 ext. 406-7 
Fax: +66 5328 1787 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic):Mr. Poonkanin Keurnaboon 
Email Address:
101451@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 4, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 7433 1397-8 
Fax: +66 7344 1310 
Website:
www.songkhlacustoms.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
75140000@customs.go.th

For information on domestic air, land, and sea transport rights

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version) 
http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version) 
http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version)

13. Warehousing – licensing

For information related to licensing or permit associated with the provision of warehousing services

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Internal Trade 
Address: 44/100 Nonthaburi 1 Rd., A. Meung, Nonthaburi 11000 
Tel:
+66 2507 6111 
Fax:
+66 547 5361 
Website:
www.dit.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
 

Designated Agency/s: Public Warehouse Organization  
Address: 44/100 Nonthaburi 1 Rd., A. Meung, Nonthaburi 11000 
Tel:
+66 2507 5222 
Fax:
+66 2507 5268 
Website:
www.pwo.co.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
- 

Designated Agency/s:  Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd.,  Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 2667 7876, +66 2667 6010 
Fax: :+66 2667 7183 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
82020100@customs.go.th, 82000000@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s: Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand 
Address: 618 Nikom Makkasan Road, Makkasan, Rajthevee Bangkok 10400 
Tel:
+ 66 2 253 0561 
Fax:
+ 66 2 253 4086 
Website:
www.ieat.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
ieat@ieat.go.th

For information related to licensing or permit associated with provision of warehousing services

http://www.dit.go.th/diteng/contentmain.asp?deptid=&catid=108 (English version) 
http://www.pwo.co.th/edefault.htm (English version) 
http://www.ieat.go.th/index_thtest.php?lang=en (English version) 

Free Zone 
http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version)

14. Postal Permits (if applicable)

For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business

Designated Agency/s: (N/A) 
Address: 
Tel: 
Fax: 
Website: 
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
For postal related information if applicable to the operation of logistics business
15.  Vehicle operation

For information related to motor vehicle registration and licensing for commercial purposes

Designated Agency/s: Marine Department 
Address: 1278 Yotha Road, Taladnoi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, 10100 
Tel: +66 2639 4769 
Fax: +66 2639 4769 
Website:
www.md.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
kamolwan.n@md.go.th 

Designated Agency/s: Department of Land Transport 
Address:103 Paholyothin Rd., Jomphol, Chatuchak Bangkok 10900  
Tel:
+ 66 2272 5322 
Fax:
+ 66 2272 5161 
Website:
www.dlt.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
pr.sub@dlt.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Department of Civil Aviation (for aircraft) 
Address: 71 Soi Ngarmduplee, Rama IV Road, Thung Mahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120 
Tel: +66 2287 0320-9 
Fax: +66 2286 1295 
Website:
www.aviation.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
foraff@aviation.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 1, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 2667 7220 
Fax:  +66 249 4318 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
72000000@customs.go.th    

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 2, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 4241 1715 
Fax: +66 4241 1337 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
73000000@customs.go.th  

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 3, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 5379 1435 
Fax: +66 5328 1787 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Mr. Somkiet  Pisutjaroenpong 
Email Address:
101048@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 3, Customs Department 
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 5328 1778-9 
Fax: +66 5328 1787 
Website:
www.customs.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): Mr. Poonkanin Keurnaboon 
Email Address:
101451@customs.go.th 

Designated Agency/s:  Regional Customs Bureau 4, Customs Department  
Address: Customs Department 1, Soonthornkosa Rd., Klongtoei ,Bangkok 10110 
Tel: +66 7433 1397-8 
Fax: +66 7344 1310 
Website:
www.songkhlacustoms.go.th  
Contact (for general inquiries relating to topic): 
Email Address:
75140000@customs.go.th

For information related to motor vehicle registration and licensing for commercial purposes

http://www.md.go.th/eng_page/int_affair.php (English version) 
http://www.dlt.go.th/rule.html (Thai version) 
http://www.aviation.go.th/index_en.htm (English version) 
http://www.customs.go.th/Customs-Eng/indexEng.jsp (English version)

1. Any foreigners who are willing to operate logistics businesses or relevant activities in Thailand shall obtain licenses in accordance with Foreign Business Act B.E. 2542 (1999). However, in the case where there are other laws regulating shareholding, foreigners’ partnership or investment, permission or prohibition for the foreigners in operating certain businesses, those laws shall prevail.

2. In the case where the business of a foreigner that is promoted under the Investment Promotion law, the foreigner shall notify the Director-General in order to obtain a Certificate.

Updated as of September 2009