Non-Resident Nepali Registration and NRN ID Card

Information about Non-Resident Nepalis

  • The Act on Non-Resident Nepalis identifies two types of Non-Resident Nepalis:
    1. Foreigners of Nepali origin (those who were Nepali citizens but have now acquired citizenship of a foreign country; or both or either of their parents or grandparents were/was a citizen of Nepal, and
    2. Nepali citizens staying abroad for more than two years.
  • A Non-Resident Nepali (NRN) can apply at this Embassy for registration as a NRN and issuance of NRN ID Card with the following supporting documents:
    1. Application Form a.  Foreigners of Nepali origin b. Nepali with foreign residence
    2. Proof that s/he is a qualified Non-Resident Nepali (For more information on application process and necessary documents: Citizen’s Charter (Refer to No. 12)
  • Fees:
    1. Foreigners of Nepali origin: THB 10800 (including THB 800 as registration fee), and
    2. Nepali citizens of foreign residence: THB 2800 (including THB THB 800 as registration fee)

Contact details for NRN Card inquiry at the Embassy:- Email address:
Contact Number: +66 2 391 7240, +66 2 390 2240

  • Embassy’s address:
    4/1 Soi 27 Pridi Banomyong, Sukhumvit 71 Road
    Klong Ton, Watthana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
  • Embassy’s account details:
    Bank’s Name: Bangkok Bank Public Company Limited
    Account Number: 931-3-500-770
    Account Name: Embassy of Nepal, Bangkok
    Bank’s Address: Sukhumvit 71 Branch
    Currency: Thai Baht
    Swift Code: BKKBTHBK

Application Forms:

Brain Grain Center (BGC)

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