CUSTOMS AND IMMIGRATION
In accordance with the Regulation of Ministry of Law and Human Rights of the Republic of Indonesia No. M. HH-01.GR-01.06 year dated 12 January 2010 , citizens from 62 countries and 1 region are eligible for applying a Visa on Arrival (VOA).
This visa can be obtained directly when you arrive at certain airports and seaports in Indonesia, regardless of the purpose of your visit (Business, Tourist, Social-Cultural).
Visa on Arrival is neither a work visa nor a visit visa. Therefore, it can not be extended or converted into another immigration permit. The maximum stay permitted is thirty (30) days and could be extended (one time) for a maximum thirty (30) days
The general requirements for visa on arrival are:
The applicant’s passport must be valid for at least 6 (six) months from the date of entry.
Round-trip airplane ticket.
- Up to 30 (thirty) days US$ 35 per person.
List of Countries Can Apply Visa on Arrival
13. Czech Republic
42. New Zealand
49. Republic of Korea
52. Saudi Arabia
55. South Africa
60. Timor Leste
63. United Arab Emirates
64. United Kingdom
65. United States of America
See the announcement of Indonesian Foreign Ministry Immigration Formalities
- Visa cost : 30 day Visa On Arrival Cost US$ 35.00 per
person, the 30 - day Visa On Arrival can be extended once. Please check the actual cost,
as it is changable without prior notice.
- Other countries not mentioned on Free Visa and Visa On
Arrival, must apply visa overseas before arriving in Indonesia
Above information is a general guide line of traveling for
formalities to Indonesia for more detail information
is available at Indonesian embassy or consulate in respective country.
Customs allows on entry a maximum of one liters of alcoholic
beverages, 200 cigarettes, 50 cigars, or 100 gram tobacco
and a reasonable perfume per adult. Cameras, video cameras,
portable radios, cassette recorders, binoculars and
sport equipment are admitted, provided they are taken
out on departure, and must be cleared for customs. Prohibited
items are arms, narcotic, drugs, pornography, transceivers,
and cordless telephone, films, pre-recorded tape and
lasers, and laser disk must be screened by the Censor
Board. Nor restriction of import and export of foreign
currency, however the export and import of Indonesian
currency the Rupiah, is prohibited to exceed Rp 5.000.000
( five million rupiah ). If you bring US Dollars bank
note it is suggested to read the
important note here
Jakarta - Batavia - Banten
The existance of Jakarta city has parallel with the existence
of current provice of Banten and West Java in general as the
capital city of West Java province which is also known as
the Pasundan land. Both Banten Port city and Jakarta city
are located on the north shore of West Java read more
Accommodations are rich within Jakarta from cheap to luxury five star hotels are available in almost all parts of the city including hotels which are located close to the international airport of Cengkareng. For travellers who has not good flight connection can use some hotels available near airport.