has given a visa-free facility to 169 countries under the new visa
regulation. President Joko Widodo has signed Presidential Regulation
Number 21 of 2016 concerning Visit Visa Exemption on March 2, 2016.
Passport holders of certain countries in the regulation are exempt from needing to have an entry visa to enter Indponesia. The visa exemption is valid only for 30
days, non-extendable or convertible into another kind of stay permit.
from 169 countries can enter and exit Indonesian Territory through 124
Immigration Checkpoints in airports, seaports and land border.
visa exemption facility can be used for tourism, family visit, social
visit, art and cultural, government duty, to deliver a speech or attend a
seminar, international exhibition, meetings with head office or
representative office in Indonesia, or transit.
the 30 days of Visit Visa Exemption facility feels insufficient,
visitor still can apply for Visa on Arrival (given for 30 days and
extendable for another 30 days) or Visit Visa.
169 countries, special administrative regions of a country, and
Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda,
Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain,
Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia,
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria,
Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Chad, Chile, China,
Czech Republic, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Denmark,
Commonwealth of Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador,
Egypt, El Salvador, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia,
Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Holy
See (Vatican City), Honduras, Hong Kong (SAR of China), Hungary,
Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan,
Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Republic of Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan,
Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao
(SAR of China), Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Malawi, Malaysia,
Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova,
Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal,
New Zealand, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Norway, Oman, Palau, Palestine,
Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal,
Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saint Kitts and Nevis,
Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao
Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore,
Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka,
Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania,
Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey,
Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of
America, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela,
Vietnam, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.