Special FCD Account enables you to organize your foreign currency earnings from overseas effectively and reduces the risk of exchange rate fluctuations.
You can open an SFCD account as a Savings, Fixed Deposit or Current Account, with a minimum initial deposit of USD1,000, or the equivalent in another currency. You can deposit in 16 major currencies:
Note: MYR and IDR available only for Thai individual/juristic persons with DFCD account
Open an SFCD Account simply by bringing the documents required for opening an account to any branch nationwide that provides a Foreign Currency Deposit Service.
Thai Citizen ID card or another photo ID card issued by the government
Yes, however, a fee will apply in depositing and withdrawing with foreign banknotes as follows:
Anyway, to deposit foreign banknotes into SFCD account, the user needs to present the evidence of importing banknotes to Thailand, such as, Customs Declaration Form from the Custom Department. Thai nationals are able to deposit foreign banknotes into their account up to USD10,000 or the equivalent in another currency.