Calling Visa


List of Countries

Pursuant to the Decree of Minister of Law and Human Rights of the Republic of Indonesia No. M.HH-02.GR.01.06 year 2017, Nationals of the following countries requires authorization from the Indonesian Immigration Head Office prior to the issuance of a visa:

  1. Afghanistan
  2. Cameron
  3. Guinea
  4. Israel
  5. Liberia
  6. Nigeria
  7. North Korea
  8. Somalia


  • Authorization/approval letter from the Indonesian Immigration Head Office in Jakarta. The procedures for obtaining the said letter are stated below.
  • Completed visa application form.
  • Original passport with a minimum of 6 (six) months validity from the date of entry in Indonesia.
  • One copy of the passport.
  • One copy of a valid Australian visa.
  • Applicants need to have a sponsor in Indonesia and provide letter from the said sponsor stating the purpose of the visit.
  • Evidence of sufficient funds for the intended period of stay in Indonesia (latest 2 months bank statement).
  • Once the visa has been approved, payment of visa fee AUD80.00 and telex fee AUD 21.00 may be made in form of EFTPOS or credit card. For application by mail, payment must be made by Money Order payable to the Indonesian Embassy.
  • One passport size recent colour photographs.
  • One copy of Australia ID Card.


Procedures for Authorization/approval letter from Immigration Head Office in Jakarta

  • Submit all the above-mentioned documents to the Embassy of the Republic of Canberra.
  • The Embassy will transmit the request to the Immigration Head Office in Jakarta.
  • Applicant must contact their sponsor to proceed with the procedures in Jakarta. Sponsor must present themselves in person at the Immigration Head Office in Jakarta, with the following supporting documents: a copy of applicant’s passport, supporting letter from the sponsor, and 3 photographs of the applicant.
  • Sponsor must submit all the supporting documents to:

Direktorat Jenderal Imigrasi

Kementerian Hukum dan HAM

Jl. HR. Rasuna Said Kav 8-9

Jakarta Selatan, Indonesia

Ph: +62-21-5224658

  • After the Authorization/approval letter has been received, the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Canberra will issue the visa and release it to the applicant. The Embassy requires a minimum of 1 (one) month to process the application, depend on the Clearing House process in Jakarta.
  • Please be informed that the immigration office at the airport has the authority to decide whether a person is allowed to enter Indonesia.