Reminder: No Alcohol Sales In Thailand Today, 5th October 2017
Alcohol sales are banned nationwide in Thailand today, October 5th, as required by law to mark Wan Org Pansa, the end of Buddhist lent.
The penalty for selling alcohol on a banned day is up to six months in prison, a fine of up to 10,000 baht, or both, under Section 39 of the Alcohol Control Act.
Throughout October there are likely to be other days where the sale of alcohol is not permitted. We will keep you informed on these dates once they have been officially confirmed by the authorities.
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