Indonesia-UK

Diplomatic relationsSince December 1949
Embassy

Indonesia

Indonesian Embassy in London (concurrently accredited to Ireland and International Maritime Organisation)

United Kingdom

British Embassy in Jakarta (concurrently accredited to Timor Leste and ASEAN)

Ambassador

Indonesian Ambassador to the UK : Dr. Rizal Sukma

(concurrently accedited to Ireland and International Maritime Organization)

  • submitted credential to Queen Elizabeth II on 25 May 2016
  • submitted credential to President Higgins of Ireland on 5 Jul7 2016
  • submitted credential to IMO on 16 March 2016

British Ambassador to Indonesia : Moazzam Malik

(concurrently accredited to Timor Leste and ASEAN)

  • submitted credential to President Joko Widodo on 18 December 2014
  • submitted credential to ASEAN on 16 January 2015

 

Two-way trade

UK is Indonesia's fifth largest foreign trade partner:

2015: US$ 2.34 billion

2014: US$ 2.55 billion

2013: US$ 2.72 billion

UK investment in Indonesia

UK is Indonesia's 10th largest foreign investor:

2015: US$ 503.22 million (267 projects)

2014: US$ 1.59 billion (182 projects)

2013: US$ 1.08 billion (231 projects)

UK visitors to Indonesia

269,798 (2015); 230,315 (2014), 228,679 (2013), 212,087 (2012)

 

 

Indonesians residing in the UK

 

10,115 (2015), including 2,500 students

 

Indonesia-UK Bilateral Forums(i) Partnership Forum; (ii) Annual Trade Talks; (iii) Energy Dialogue; (iv) Joint Working Group on Education; (v) Joint Working Group on Creative Industries; (vi) Navy to Navy Strategic Meeting
High-level visits

·   President Joko Widodo to UK on 18-20 April 2016

·   PM Cameron to Indonesia on 27-30 July 2015

·   President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to UK (31 October – 3 November 2012)

·   PM David Cameron to Indonesia (11 April 2012)

·   PM Tony Blair to Indonesia (2006)

·   President Megawati Soekarnoputri to UK (2002)

·   President Abdurrahman Wahid to UK (2000)

·   President Soeharto to UK (1979)

·   Queen Elizabeth II to Indonesia (1974)