This type of visa is valid for single entry only with a maximum period of stay for 60 days. This visa is applied to those who will visit Indonesia for the purpose of official government activities, tourism, social and cultural activities, sport, business and commercial activities, family visit, journalistic activities, or transit. Please note that this visa is not valid for paid working purpose.
Please also note that for journalistic and film/ video making activities, applicant must obtain a special permit prior to applying for a visa. Please contact the Information and Social Culture Section of the Consulate through email address:
Completed visa application form (download the form ( here) for journalistic activities download forms/checklist/statement (here)
Original passport valid at least for 6 months upon the date of arrival in Indonesia
For nationals other than Hong Kong SAR or Macau, please attach a copy of valid Hong Kong SAR or Macau Stay Permit
One colored pasport size photograph
Copy of return flight itinerary (or travel plan)
Receipt of payment
Invitation letter (only if required):
For business, conference, or meeting purposes, please attach an attestation or reference letter from the Hong Kong SAR or Macau based company or institution and an invitation letter from the Indonesia based partner company or institution
For social or family visit, please attach an invitation letter from Indonesia based family or friend
For internship and non-profit activity (volunteering), please attach an invitation or reference letter from the Indonesian based company/ organization/ other local partner.
Submitting in person
Applicant or their agen present the complete set of document at the Consular Service Counter at the Embassy of Indonesia in Bern. Application must be submitted between Monday to Friday from 09.30 – 12.30, except on public holidays ( click here for information on the Consulate’s public holiday).
Submitting by post
Complete set of the document can be sent by using postal service to our Consulate through this postal address:
Consulate General Of The Republic Of Indonesia
127-129 Leighton Road, 6-8 Keswick Street
Causeway Bay Hong Kong
Postal Return of Passports