Social Security Benefits

Information about where and how to register for social security and what contributions and benefits to expect...

The Social Security Office is responsible for implementing government policy on social welfare and organising payment of social security benefits. There are some benefits available to foreigners in Thailand. In order to qualify the person must have a valid work permit and have made contributions for the correct number of months for the benefit involved.

Benefits available include:

  • Sickness and injury benefit
  • Maternity benefit
  • Invalidity benefit
  • In the event of death
  • Invalidity benefit
  • Old-age benefit
  • Unemployment benefit
  • For comprehensive information on all the benefits available and the criteria to qualify: Click here