Indonesia opens borders! On 15 September 2021 Regulation NUMBER 34 YEAR 2021 about the granting of Visas and stay permits has been published, and with immediate force. The borders are open again! The following visas will be issued again: Service visa; Diplomatic visa; Visit visa, among it the B211A Evisa; Limited residence visa, working visas, [...]
URGENT New law /regulation regarding the new pandemic wave and the possible closure of borders and travel restrictions SURAT EDARAN NOMOR: IMI-0158.GR.01.01 TAHUN 2021, dated 16 July 2021 It is now possible to provide an extension of ITAS/ITAP and/or Re-Entry Permit (IMK) to Foreigners who are still abroad whose residence permit will expire, through an application [...]
Check your current visa - assess what to apply – choose what to do: BVK holder (This is the free waiver that is sometimes called free visa or free exemption visa) Leave Indonesia by 11 August or NEW! apply for a visit visa When applying for visit visa the sponsor must do so online (https://visa-online.imigrasi.go.id/) and apply for a telex with the Director General of Immigration first and then join expat to go to Immigration Office. Make [...]
Detailed Explanation of the latest Immigration Covid-19 Regulation (NOMOR: IMI-GR.01.01-1102 TAHUN 2020 of 10/07/2020, effective 13/07/2020) The new regulation is applicable for the following groups of foreigners: ITAS and KITAP stay permit holders, who are now abroad, and their stay permit or Re-entry permit (IMK or MERP) has expired. Visit Visa (ITK) holders and ITAS / KITAP holders, who are in [...]
COVID-19 QUIZ (6 Questions) Going in, inside and outside of Indonesia. Q: Do you want to leave Indonesia knowing the requirements of country of destination? A: Just simply check the ‘interactive Coronavirus (Covid-19) Travel regulations Map’ (powered by Timatic). Push in the map on the country you want to go to and you get your [...]
Traveling to and from Indonesia for Foreigners in the Covid-19 era. Domestic and International and the health requirements.
Update from IMMIGRATION department: All ‘emergency stay permits’ remain valid after 29 May 2020. Valid until further notice. Current Immigration Covid-19 rules stay the same. So, only ITAS/KITAP holders can come to Indonesia, subject to health regulation as below. No Tourists and no 'business' visitors. As telexes and visas will not be issued. Update from Local Government: ► The ‘New Normal’ in Indonesia for foreigners / expats The local [...]