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Visa on Arrival

In conjunction with the new visa policy, the Indonesian Minister of Justice and Human Rights has issued and signed a new decree no.M04.IZ.01.10/2006, effective from 1st June 2006 , Nationals of the following countries can apply for their Transit (7 days maximum stay) and/or Tourist visa upon arrival at Airports/Seaports in Indonesia for a maximum visit of 30 days.

  1. Argentina
  2. Australia
  3. Austria
  4. Bahrain
  5. Belgium
  6. Brazil
  7. Bulgaria
  8. Cambodia
  9. Canada
  10. China
  11. Cyprus
  12. Denmark
  13. Egypt
  14. Estonia
  15. Finland
  16. France
  17. Germany
  18. Greece
  19. Hungary
  20. Iceland
  21. India
  22. Iran
  23. Ireland
  24. Italy
  25. Japan
  26. Kuwait
  27. Laos
  28. Liechtenstein
  29. Luxembourg
  30. Maldives
  31. Malta
  32. Mexico
  33. Monaco
  34. Netherland
  35. New Zealand
  36. Norway
  37. Oman
  38. Poland
  39. Portugal
  40. Qatar
  41. Russia
  42. Saudi Arabia
  43. South Africa
  44. South Korea
  45. Spain
  46. Surinam
  47. Sweden
  48. Switzerland
  49. Taiwan Territory 
  50. UEA 
  51. UK
  52. USA


Visitors must enter through the following airports and seaports in Indonesia.

There are 14 (fourteen) Airports and 21 (twenty one) seaports across Indonesia that has the VOA facilities:


  1. Adi Juanda in Surabaya (East Java)
  2. Adisutjipto in Yogyakarta (Central Java)
  3. Adi Sumarmo in Solo (Central Java)
  4. El Tari in Kupang (East Nusa Tenggara Province, Timor)
  5. Halim Perdanakusuma in Jakarta (Capital of Indonesia)
  6. Hassanudin in Makasar (South Sulawesi)
  7. Ngurah Rai in Denpasar (Island of Bali)
  8. Polonia in Medan (North Sumatera)
  9. Sam Ratulangi in Manado (North Sulawesi)
  10. Selaparang in Mataram (Lombok Island)
  11. Sepinggan in Balikpapan (East Kalimantan)
  12. Soekarno Hatta in Jakarta (Capital of Indonesia)
  13. Sultan Syarif Kasim II in Pekanbaru (Riau Province, Sumatera)
  14. Tabing in Padang (West Sumatera)


  1. Bandar Bintan Telani Lagoi in Tanjung Uban, Bintan
  2. (Sumatera)
  3. Bandar Seri Udana Lobam in Tanjung Uban (Sumatera)
  4. Batu Ampar in Batam (Batam Island)
  5. Belawan in Belawan (North Sumatera)
  6. Benoa in Bali (Island of Bali)
  7. Bitung in Bitung (Sulawesi)
  8. Jayapura in Jayapura (Irian Jaya)
  9. Marina Teluk Senimba (Batam Island)
  10. Maumere in Flores (East Nusa Tenggara)
  11. Nongsa in Batam (Batam Island)
  12. Padang Bai in Bali (Island of Bali)
  13. Pare-pare in Pare-pare (South Sulawesi)
  14. Sekupang in Batam (Batam Island)
  15. Sibolga in Sibolga (North Sumatra)
  16. Soekarno-Hatta in Makassar (South Sulawesi)
  17. Sri Bintan Pura in Tanjung Pinang (Riau)
  18. Tanjung Balai Karimun (Sumatera)
  19. Tanjung Mas in Semarang (Central Java)
  20. Tanjung Priok in Jakarta (Capital of Indonesia)
  21. Teluk Bayur in Padang (West Sumatra)
  22. Batam Centre in Batam (Batam Island)
  23. Tenau in Kupang (East Nusa Tenggara Province)
  24. Yos Sudarso in Dumai (Riau Province, Sumatra)

These regulations do not apply for foreigners/expatriates (including members of their family) who are assigned / based in Indonesia. Visas required and should be applied for beforehand. Those, whose countries ARE NOT included in the above list or wish to stay longer than 30 days in Indonesia, should apply for their visa in advance, at the Indonesian Embassy.


  1. Applicants should fill in the correct visa forms according to the purpose of their visit, as once a visa is issued, it cannot be cancelled or transferred to another type of visa under any circumstances.
  2. Please write clearly in capital letters. Illegibility may prevent your application from being processed
  3. All questions must be answered, and all documents in support of an application submitted. Failure to do so may result in delay
  4. Application forms must be original and personally signed by the applicant
  5. Applicants whose applications need referral to the Authorities in Indonesia should NOT purchase their travel tickets (plane, boat or otherwise) before the approval for their visa application is received
  6. All visa applications must be submitted within office hours (except on weekend and Indonesian and Myanmar public holidays) through the Visa Section of the Indonesian Embassy at least 1 (one) weeks prior to the date of departure.



Type of Service 


Fee (US $)


Transit Visa




Single-entry/ Tourist Visa




Multiple-entry 1 (one) Year Visa




Diplomatic & Service Visa




Limited Stay Period Visa

- up to six months

- up to one year

- up to two years


US$ 50.00,

US$ 100.00

US$ 175.00