• Thai laws made easy.

    Let our expert legal team simplify your life.


  • accounting-packages

    We crunch the numbers for you.

    Accounting has never been easier.


  • incorporation-services

    Ready, set, go!

    We set up your business quickly and smoothly.


Food License

The food license application consists of the following steps:


  1. Provide the required documents to the officer where the restaurant located district.

  2. Once the application has been submitted, we will contact the officer to make an appointment for them to check the restaurant. At this stage, additional documents might be required. Note that the employees should be present to explain certain food making processes

  3. Every Thai employees will have to pass an exam at the district office to obtain a certificate. 

  4. Upon confirmation that everything is in order, the officer will issue the food license.


The following documents will have to be supplied:


  1. Company affidavit, not older than six months

  2. House Registration of the building

  3. Original consent letter or copy of the lease agreement (affixed with a duty stamp)

  4. Copy of the ID card and house registration of the director of the company

  5. Copy of the ID card and house registration of the owner of the business

  6. Power of Attorney

  7. Completed and signed SorAor1 application form

  8. Map of location

  9. Photos (print out) in front of and inside the restaurant

  10. Interior layout of the restaurant (interior floor plan)

  11. Declare space of the whole restaurant in square meters

  12. Documents proving the ownership (on a case by case basis), such as the sale and purchase agreement, title deed (all pages) or construction permit

Note that the food license needs to be renewed every calendar year (valid until December 31).

Can We Help?

Our lawyers, accountants and business consultants will be glad to discuss your needs and answer any questions you may have.


: 14 + 14 =