What is the change? Employers are reminded that a new fee schedule for visit and stay visas and permits has taken effect.

  • Effective date: May 3.
  • Documents affected: Visit visas, Telex visas, limited-stay permit visas, stay permits and overstay penalties.
  • Business affected:The fee increase will raise the cost of employing foreign nationals and sponsoring related visit and stay visas for foreign nationals.

New fees:

Visit Visa
Type of Visa Fee prior to May 3, 2019 Fee as of May 3, 2019
Visa on arrival US$35 500,000 rupiah (about US34.90)
Extension of visa on arrival IDR 355,000 IDR 500,000
Extension of single-entry business visa IDR 355,000 IDR 500,000
Telex visa:
a. Limited-stay visa
b. Single-entry visit visa
c. Multiple-entry visit visa
IDR 100,000 IDR 200,000


Stay Visa / Stay Permit
Type of Visa Fee prior to May 3, 2019 Fee as of May 3, 2019
Limited-stay visa, short term
(1 – 6 months)
US$55 US$150
Limited-stay visa, long term
(7 – 12 months)
Limited-stay permit on arrival IDR 450,000 IDR 750,000
Limited-stay permit, short term (2 – 6 months) IDR 650,000 IDR 1,000,000
Limited-stay permit, long term

(7 – 12 months)

IDR 1,000,000 IDR 1,500,000
Permanent-stay permit, 5 years IDR 3,700,000 IDR 5,000,000


Type of Penalty Fee prior to May 3, 2019 Fee as of May 3, 2019
Overstay per day. Maximum overstay: 60 days IDR 300,000 IDR 1,000,000

Analysis & Comments: Companies should factor the fee increases into their budgets.

Source: Deloitte LLP. Deloitte LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC303675 and its registered office at 1 New Street Square, London EC4A 3HQ, United Kingdom.