Useful Information 2018-03-16T06:01:25+00:00

Useful information 

Information that will help you understand and navigate through life in Thailand

Expat Clubs

Your Expat Communities in Thailand  –  Network of Expats (from many countries) in Thailand

Expatriate Club – Thailand Expats Club and Assiociation – Information on Expat clubs and associations in Thailand

Pattya Expatas Club  – Pattaya Expats Club – We are Expats helping Expats

Chiang Mai Expats Club  – Chiang Mai Expats Club (CEC) helps expats expand friendships and improve their quality of life

Phuket Expat Club – Expats helping Expats

Expat Briefing – Lists Expat groups in Thailand

Expat Forum – Expat Forum For People Moving Overseas And Living Abroad  – Thailand Expat Forum for Expats Living in Thailand – Find answers to your questions and get advice from expatriates.

Embassies and Consulates

Royal Thai Embassies, Consulates, and Mission worldwide – Contacts for Thai embassies and consulates in countries around the world

Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Thailand – Contacts for foreign embassies and consulates within the country of Thailand

Emergency Contacts

Bangkok Emergency Numbers

Chiang Mai Emergency Numbers

Korat Emergency Numbers

Pattaya Emergency Numbers

Phuket Emergency Numbers


General emergency contacts

Emergency Services Telephone
Tourist Police 1155
Police (General Emergency Call) 191
Ambulance and Rescue 1554
Fire 199
National Disaster Warning Centre 1860
Crime 1195
Medical Emergency Call 1669
Private Air Ambulance (Siam Air Care) 02 586 7654


Note: I called 191 (the emergency police number in Chiang Mai) when a friend fell and broke his leg. An ambulance was at my door in just about 10 minutes. We live fairly close to a hospital. Those choosing to live further away from population centers may not have as fast  a service.