All visa applications for Business, Tourist and Social Visits from nationals of the following countries need an approval (Calling Visa) from Immigration Office in Indonesia before traveling.
1 . AFGHANISTAN
2 . CAMEROON
3 . GUINEA
4 . ISRAEL
5 . LIBERIA
6 . NIGERIA
7 . NORTH KOREA
8 . SOMALIA
9 . TRAVEL DOCUMENT HOLDERS / REFUGEE PASSPORTS
10. BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORIES CITIZEN, BRITISH NATIONAL (OVERSEAS), BRITISH OVERSEAS CITIZENS, BRITISH SUBJECT AND BRITISH PROTECTED PERSON
Calling visa also needed for any nationals wish to stay longer more than their eligibility in Indonesia, for any purposes.
The requirements vary depending on the propose visit to Indonesia. Therefore, applicants should refer to the type of visa that suits the purpose of their visit and add the following :
Calling visa telex proof, pre approval from Indonesia immigration applied from a local sponsor directly in Indonesia
Invitation letter from the sponsor in Indonesia
KTP (Local Indonesian ID – Kartu Tanda Penduduk) of the sponsor in Indonesia
Completed all other document requirements as mentioned in tourist visa
· Allow four to six weeks before the Consulate receives the decision of the referral application from the authorities in Indonesia.
· DO NOT purchase any airline tickets or Hotel before the visa is granted.· Visa is issued within five to six working days from receipt of application provided all documents are in order.
. Yellow fever certificate for African nationals
In some application cases, the Consulate General of Indonesia in Dubai has ultimate authority still to reject the approved calling visa.
Fees are vary, there will be additional Telex Visa fee of AED 55 in all type of visa applications in this category.