Phuket

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Martin Beck

"I've been looking for a shop where to buy German food here in Bangkok. Fellow expats on InterNations finally told me how to find the right stores."

Helen Laidboe

"It' such a a pity that we have to leave Bangkok soon. I'll miss the InterNations expat community so much, especially the great events!"

Make the most of living and working in Phuket

Expat living in Phuket raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Thai authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺWhat should I do if I happen to lose my passport?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend chambers of foreign trade in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Phuket takes a lot of time. Our Phuket expat guide is there to make your relocation to Phuket as easy as possible. Starting with embassies and consulates to information about local infrastructure, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Phuket.

Top Articles in the Phuket Expat Guide

  • Moving to Phuket

    Do you plan on moving to Phuket as an expat? Be aware that it takes more than a holiday mood, with dreams of white beaches and astonishing views, to relocate! Our article informs you about the various aspects of moving to Phuket, from transportations to visa types.
  • Living in Phuket

    Phuket is the largest island in Thailand, and its idyllic beaches and amazing views have made it one of the most popular locations in Thailand for tourists and backpackers. If you`re planning to live in Phuket, find out vital info on healthcare, transportation, safety and security in this article.
  • Working in Phuket

    Keen on diving? In Phuket you can work as a diving instructor! In this article, we introduce job opportunities you can apply for on the island, boosted by a growing demand for English speaking employees especially in service industries, such as teaching and tourism.

Information on the Expat Life in Phuket

Are you looking specifically for nannies and baby-sitters in town or a doctor speaking your native language in Thailand? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Phuket provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Phuket. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Phuket expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Phuket and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Sawùt dee among our expats living and working in Phuket.

Martin Beck

"I've been looking for a shop where to buy German food here in Bangkok. Fellow expats on InterNations finally told me how to find the right stores."

Helen Laidboe

"It' such a a pity that we have to leave Bangkok soon. I'll miss the InterNations expat community so much, especially the great events!"

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