1. This visa is issued by the Indonesian Consulate to applicants who are going to Indonesia for a social/cultural visit, such as visiting relatives/friends; social organizations; exchange visits between educational institutions; undertaking research and attending training program in Indonesia.
  2. Type of entry : Single Entry
    • Maximum length of stay is 60 days.
    • Extensions can be applied for and obtained in Indonesia from the Immigration  Authorities.
  3. Approval from the Immigration Office in Indonesia is needed for applicants who wish to stay longer than 60 days which must be applied for by the applicant  sponsor / relative/friends who reside/base in Indonesia. Visa will only be issued by the  Embassy after receiving the authorization direct from the Immigration office in Indonesia.
  4. person granted a student, research or training visa is not permitted to take up employment, and may not remain in Indonesia for any purpose other than that for  which the visa was granted.
  5. Multiple entries need special permit from the Immigration Office in Indonesia.
  6. Validity of visa will be three months from the date of issue.
  7. To return the passport by post, a Self Addressed Special delivery Envelope should be provided.
  8. Visa is issued within five to six working days from receipt of application provided all documents are in order.

Required documents which should be submitted are as follow :

  • Passport (with a minimum validity of 6 months from the date of entry into Indonesia)
  • One completed visa application form
  • One colored passport size photograph.
  • Passport copy and resident visa copy
  • Evidence that the applicant has sufficient funds to cover the cost of applicant’s intended stay in Indonesia.
  • Evidence of obligation in the applicant country of permanent residence (e.g. a letter from employer/ college/ school, certifying the applicant intention to return after the visit to Indonesia).
  • Written approval from the Immigration Office in Indonesia should the duration of visit is to exceed 60 days.
  • Evidence that the applicant has sufficient funds to cover the cost of applicant’s intended stay  in Indonesia (hard copy of 3 month personal bank statement with in not less than 10.000 AED at closing statement).
  • Copy of local ID (KTP = Kartu Tanda Penduduk) or Passport of sponsor/counterpart in Indonesia.

For visiting relatives/friends/social organizations:

  • A letter of invitation from the applicant family/relatives/friends/social organizations in Indonesia, and copy of their passport ( main details only) or ID (KTP).
  • Evidence of sufficient funds or a third party letter guaranteeing to support the applicant financially during his/her stay, together with documentary evidence of ability to do so.

For study/training/research

  • A letter of registration from the institution/college/school in Indonesia verifying the duration and nature of the course, training or research.
  • vidence that all the necessary fees have been paid in advance. If the applicant is on a scholarship/award program, a statement/letter of confirmation from the sponsor(s)  /awardees is required.

A Fee which must be paid either in cash for up to 60 days maximum period of stay is AE Dirham 185,- which is non-refundable under any circumstances.
Fees for visa applications that need to be referred for approval/authorization will depend on the length of stay granted by the Immigration Office in Indonesia.