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This list of political parties in Thailand names current and disbanded Thai political parties.


Political parties


Currently represented in parliament


Parties not represented in parliament

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Social Action Party The Social Action Party ( th, พรรคกิจสังคม, ) was a political party in Thailand. History The Social Action Party was formed by the more liberal members of the Democrat Party (Thailand), Democrat Party in 1974 under the le ...
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Pracharaj Party The Royal People Party ( th, พรรคประชาราช, ) is a Populism, populist political party in Thailand. The party was established and registered at the Electoral Commission on February 10, 2006, by Sanoh Thienthong, former Thai Ra ...
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New Politics Party The New Politics Party ( abbreviated NPP; th, พรรคการเมืองใหม่ , ), was a political party A political party is an organization that coordinates candidates to compete in a country's elections. It is common fo ...
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New Aspiration Party The New Aspiration Party (''Phak Khwam Wang Mai th, พรรคความหวังใหม่'') is a political party A political party is an organization that coordinates candidates to compete in a country's elections. It is common f ...
, majority merged with the
Thai Rak Thai Party The Thai Rak Thai Party (TRT; th, พรรคไทยรักไทย, , ; "Thais Love Thais Party") was a list of political parties in Thailand, Thai political party founded in 1998. From 2001 to 2006, it was the ruling party under its foun ...
in 2001, minority continued *
Puea Pandin Party Puea Pandin Party ( th, พรรคเพื่อแผ่นดิน) is a Thai Thai or THAI may refer to: * Of or from Thailand, a country in Southeast Asia ** Thai people, the dominant ethnic group of Thailand ** Thai language, a Tai-Kadai ...


New political parties founded after the 2014 military coup

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Future Forward Party The Future Forward Party (FFP) ( th, พรรคอนาคตใหม่, , ; literally 'New Future Party') was a List of political parties in Thailand, political party in Thailand founded in March 2018 by Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, former ...
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Palang Pracharath Party Palang Pracharath Party ( th, พรรคพลังประชารัฐ, ; ) is a Thai Thai or THAI may refer to: * Of or from Thailand, a country in Southeast Asia ** Thai people, the dominant ethnic group of Thailand ** Thai language, a ...
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Thai Civilized Party Thai Civilized Party ( th, พรรคไทยศรีวิไลย์) is a minor political party in Thailand. It was registered on 2 March 2018. Party founders include Mongkolkit Suksintharanon, secretary-general of the National Anti-Corrup ...


Defunct parties

*Khana Ratsadon (existed from 1927 to the 1940s) – first political party in Thailand *Liberal Democratic Party (Thailand), Liberal Democratic Party (disbanded in 1958) *Socialist Party of Thailand (most members joined the communists in 1976 and the party was disbanded) *Social Justice Party (Thailand), Social Justice Party *Justice Unity Party *Palang Dharma Party (disbanded in 1996) * Both of the following parties merged into Thais United National Development Party (''Phak Ruam Jai Thai Chat Pattana'') in 2007: **National Development Party (Thailand), National Development Party (''Phak Chat Pattana''; founded in 1992) **Thais United (''Ruam Jai Thai''; founded in 2007) *New Force Party (disbanded in 1988) *Thai Pen Thai Party (''Thais are Free Party'') (disbanded in 2016) *
Social Action Party The Social Action Party ( th, พรรคกิจสังคม, ) was a political party in Thailand. History The Social Action Party was formed by the more liberal members of the Democrat Party (Thailand), Democrat Party in 1974 under the le ...
(disbanded in 2018) * Thai Social Democratic Party


Banned or dissolved parties

Parties dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand and barred from political activity: *Communist Party of Thailand (existed from 1942 to the 1980s) *
Thai Rak Thai Party The Thai Rak Thai Party (TRT; th, พรรคไทยรักไทย, , ; "Thais Love Thais Party") was a list of political parties in Thailand, Thai political party founded in 1998. From 2001 to 2006, it was the ruling party under its foun ...
(''Phak Thai Rak Thai'') – dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand on 30 May 2007 for violating electoral laws *People's Power Party (Thailand), People's Power Party (''Phak Palang Prachachon'') – dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand on 2 December 2008 for violating electoral laws *Thai Nation Party (''Phak Chart Thai'') – dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand on 2 December 2008 for violating electoral laws *Neutral Democratic Party (''Phak Matchima'') – founded in 2006, dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand on 2 December 2008 for violating electoral laws *Thai Raksa Chart Party (''Phak Thai Raksa Chart'') – founded in 2009, dissolved by the Constitutional Court of Thailand on 7 March 2019 for violating electoral laws *
Future Forward Party The Future Forward Party (FFP) ( th, พรรคอนาคตใหม่, , ; literally 'New Future Party') was a List of political parties in Thailand, political party in Thailand founded in March 2018 by Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, former ...
(Abbreviation, Abrv: FFP; th, พรรคอนาคตใหม่, ) The party was dissolved on 21 February 2020 for fiscal impropriety.


See also

* Politics of Thailand * List of political parties by country


References

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