RI Immigration Policy

Infographic on Indonesia’s Travel Restriction.


Circular Letter of the Director General of Immigration  no. IMI-GR.01.01-0946 of 2020 on the Implementation of Immigration Task and Function during the New Normal. Issued on June 9, 2020. [SSEK Translation]


Immigration services for foreign nationals at Immigration Offices are now open. The available services are 1) Change of status of an Immigration Stay Permit Application; 2) New temporary stay permit (ITAS) issuance; 3) Immigration Certificate of Residency (SKIM) issuance; 4) Indonesian dual citizenship & immigration facility application. All applicants who enter Immigration Offices are required to implement the health protocol. Your Emergency Stay Permit remains valid until further notice from the DGI


The Directorate of Immigration Traffic presented the Immigration Policy during the COVID-19 Pandemic Period [EN | ID]. Delivered during SSEK Indonesia Webinar on June 2, 2020.


The Directorate of Immigration Stay Permit presented the Role of Immigration during the COVID-19 Pandemic Period in Indonesia [EN | ID]. Delivered during SSEK Indonesia Webinar on June 2, 2020.


Governor of Bali through Circular Letter no. 10925 (2020) [Press Release & Translation] issued new requirements to enter Bali. Effective on May 28, 2020.


Updates on Indonesian Entry Protocol by SSEK Indonesia. Published on May 15, 2020


Circular Letter no. 2493 (2020) [SSEK Indonesia Translation] of the Directorate General of Immigration on the expansion of the Circular no.2325 (2020) on Temporary Prohibition of Entry for Foreign Nationals. Published on May 6, 2020.


The Directorate General of Immigration’s FAQ - last update on 21/05. Further information is available HERE.


To curb COVID-19 outbreak in the country, the RI Government through the Minister of Law and Human Rights Decree no. 11 (2020) [Informal Translation] on the Temporary Prohibition for Foreign Nationals to enter Indonesia. Effective on April 2, 2020, replacing the Minister of Law & HR Decree no. 7 & 8 2020.


For foreigners in Indonesia whose travel and stay permit is expired and/or cannot be extended will be automatically granted Emergency Stay Permit without submitting a request to Immigration Office. This service is free of charge.


Letter of the Deputy Head of Mission & Consul General of British Embassy Jakarta to the RI Immigration Officers


Press Release on RI Temporary Travel Ban amidst COVID-19 on March 31, 2020.