This Pass is given to foreign visitors upon arrival for the following purposes;

  1. Social visit
  2. Visiting relatives
  3. Tourism
  4. Journalism / Reporting
  5. Meeting / Conference
  6. Business Discussion
  7. Factory Inspection
  8. Auditing company account
  9. Signing agreement
  10. Surveying investment opportunity / setting up factory
  11. Attending seminar
  12. Students on goodwill mission or taking examination at a university
  13. Taking part in sport competition
  14. Other activities approved by the Director General of Immigration Department


However this Pass cannot be used for employment, for supervising the installation of a new machinery or the construction of a factory.

Extension may be given on special consideration like illness, accident or war in home country. But the holder must provide evidence and a return ticket to his home or third country.