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New Hua Hin Immigration offices set to open February, 2017

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If it is getting built  and  will be  open on time  that is  good  news... period.  I  had  heard  that  right  now  people  have

to go toward Petchburi  to  get  services.  Is  that  right?

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18 hours ago, JKfarang said:

 

I just rode my bicycle out soi 88 this morning  and on to the bypass road (before seeing this post) as I do most Sunday mornings.  I haven't noticed the construction shown in the photos either.  So I'd also appreciate anyone who could clue us in to the specific location.  Thanks.

 

19 hours ago, robcar said:

This new office will be very handy for me as I live close to 88. Just had a ride up and down and can't see anywhere that resembles the photo's posted. Anyone out there that can point out it's location or a landmark close by?.

If you travel along highway 1004 (the right turn at the traffic lights coming up Soi 112 or left coming down) follow 1004 passing Vana Varin as you pass smart house village it's on the right hand side.

The road eventually leads to the School on the Pala U road so can also find from that way or if coming from soi 88 turn left towards red mountain and at the crossroads at the end of the road turn right and the new immigration is on the right hand side after about 500 metres.

The building is on highway 1004 not Soi 88 as mentioned in some places 

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3 hours ago, Stargrazer9889 said:

If it is getting built  and  will be  open on time  that is  good  news... period.  I  had  heard  that  right  now  people  have

to go toward Petchburi  to  get  services.  Is  that  right?

Geezer

Only for those in Petchaburi province which starts at the tunnel, their office is in Ta Yang

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But what does the reference to a passport office in the dreaded Blueport mean?

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OK, cash counter working? check ! Enough brown envelopes? check ! 

Plenty of stamps to fill the desk, check !  More paraphernalia to make you look really important, check !

OK we are ready to invite our guests (suckers) !

 

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15 hours ago, PETERTHEEATER said:

But what does the reference to a passport office in the dreaded Blueport mean?

 

I think that's an office for Thai passports (Thai residents) and was just lumped in with the vague concept of immigrations and passports.

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On 11/21/2016 at 10:30 AM, bloynic said:

 

If you travel along highway 1004 (the right turn at the traffic lights coming up Soi 112 or left coming down) follow 1004 passing Vana Varin as you pass smart house village it's on the right hand side.

The road eventually leads to the School on the Pala U road so can also find from that way or if coming from soi 88 turn left towards red mountain and at the crossroads at the end of the road turn right and the new immigration is on the right hand side after about 500 metres.

The building is on highway 1004 not Soi 88 as mentioned in some places 

 

Thank you for the detailed information.  I understand the area you're describing and will take a look during my bike ride this weekend.

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10 hours ago, wpcoe said:

 

I think that's an office for Thai passports (Thai residents) and was just lumped in with the vague concept of immigrations and passports.

I had to do my 90 day report today. Was very busy and the bloke I saw was moaning about how busy he was and that he had a bad headache.

I said well if we didn't have to come for this (I don't have internet explorer) you would have far less people. He then explained with great delight that from next month it would be possible to do 90 day reports, re-entry permits and a couple i things I can't remember at Blueport 

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6 hours ago, bloynic said:

I had to do my 90 day report today. Was very busy and the bloke I saw was moaning about how busy he was and that he had a bad headache.

I said well if we didn't have to come for this (I don't have internet explorer) you would have far less people. He then explained with great delight that from next month it would be possible to do 90 day reports, re-entry permits and a couple i things I can't remember at Blueport 

 

Well, I stand corrected.  That would be very convenient, especially for those of us without cars/moto-sai.

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It's February now. What's the status on the opening of the new office?

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Immigration office has been in at least 4 or 5 different locations in the last 10 years. Make up your pee brain.

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18 hours ago, 300sd said:

Immigration office has been in at least 4 or 5 different locations in the last 10 years. Make up your pee brain.

I have been here since the Immigration was centered in Singkhon. My  Post (#30) asked what the status of the new office is not for the estimated size of my brain.

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On 2/7/2017 at 2:00 PM, PETERTHEEATER said:

I have been here since the Immigration was centered in Singkhon. My  Post (#30) asked what the status of the new office is not for the estimated size of my brain.

My apologies, I was not speaking about yours..... I was actually wondering why these people can not make up their minds where to keep this office. And of course the answer is in the last sentence.

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On 2/6/2017 at 3:32 PM, PETERTHEEATER said:

It's February now. What's the status on the opening of the new office?

 

Not sure of the official opening date yet, but i'll get some updated photos hopefully later this week. I'll get more info on the exact location as the original report said it was located on Soi 88 but, that's not quite accurate as it's located a long way down Soi 88

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15 hours ago, 300sd said:

My apologies, I was not speaking about yours..... I was actually wondering why these people can not make up their minds where to keep this office. And of course the answer is in the last sentence.

Apology accepted. I now see your intended meaning.

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6 hours ago, Jonathan Fairfield said:

 

Not sure of the official opening date yet, but i'll get some updated photos hopefully later this week. I'll get more info on the exact location as the original report said it was located on Soi 88 but, that's not quite accurate as it's located a long way down Soi 88

Thanks. The location is more accessible from central Hua Hin by taking the Pala U road west and turning left at a temple before reaching the by-pass.

 

From the south of town heading west on Soi 112 to the (only) traffic lights and turning right heading northish is the same road.

 

Most will be more interested in the Bluport office for 90 Day reporting and minor extensions and Exit/Re-entry stamps. Cynic that I am, a Bluport location has probably been granted rent-free to draw in buying trade:smile:

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Could some kind soul please provide GPS coordinates or a Goggle maps place marker to the new office? I am totally clueless when it comes to Soi numbers and road names in Hua Hin. Tried to locate on Google maps according to the descriptions, but can't see it connecting....

 

And what is the Bluport office? Not that it probably matters, as I can do those things in the Immigration DanSingKhon office.

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@peter - yes you're correct, it is actually more acecssible from the Pala U road, in fact I only realised where it was when I was coming back from a trip to Pala U waterfall a few weeks back.

 

@spacekadet, I'll try and get the co-ordinates for you tomorrow.

 

Not sure about this BluPort office, has it been announced officially? I can follow up with HH immigration for confirmation

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On 2/6/2017 at 7:53 PM, 300sd said:

Immigration office has been in at least 4 or 5 different locations in the last 10 years. Make up your pee brain.

Not the choice of immigration.  Read posts 13 and 18

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I think that this is the location and structure:

 

Google Earth

 

12°33'12.20"N  99°53'56.41"E

 

Note: Not visible in Street View due to earlier imagery?

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