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It is now possible to get an e-VOA, which means you can arrange your Visa on Arrival before you arrive in Bali. This is great news for anyone wanting a speedier process in the arrivals hall at Bali Airport.


“The e-VOA policy resulting from the innovation of the Directorate General of Immigration is a very strategic policy. The implementation of e-VOA is expected to make a real contribution to encouraging the entry of foreign tourists and business people from all over the world to Indonesia."


Who Can Apply for e-VOA to Bali?


Holders of passports of the following countries (both the image and the list below) are eligible to apply:


countries that can apply for evoa to bali


Australia Austria Argentina Brazil Belgium Canada China Czech Denmark Egypt Finland France Germany Greece Hungary India Ireland Italy Japan Lithuania Malaysia Mexico Morocco Netherlands New Zealand Norway Oman Poland Portugal Republic of Korea Romania Russia Saudi Arabia Singapore South Africa Spain Sweden Switzerland Taiwan Timor Leste Tunisia Turkiye Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States of America


Benefits of Applying for Bali Tourist Visa Before Arriving in Bali:


about the eVOA to bali visa for tourists


How Much is e-VOA for Bali?


The electronic VOA is the same price as VOA in Bali airport, IDR 500,000.


What Do I Need To Apply for Electronic Bali Tourist Visa?


All the information you need for eVOA application can be found here: https://molina.imigrasi.go.id/front/faq


How to Apply for an Electronic Visa on Arrival?


You can click Apply on this web page: https://molina.imigrasi.go.id/


How Can I Extend My e-VOA?


You can extend your Bali visa in the same way as a normal visa on arrival. Read all about your Bali visa extension options here.


If you have any questions not answered in the resources provided, please get in touch.

Columbia, Maldives and Monaco added to Visa on Arrival list

The Indonesian Government added countries whose citizens can enter Indonesia with Visa on Arrival (VOA) for tourism purpose. Read the new regulations here and unofficial English translation here.

You can now obtain a Visa on Arrival for Tourism purposes if you are a citizen of:


  • Columbia

  • Maldives

  • Monaco


Full list of VOA countries shown below.

visa on arrival bali countries list

 

If you are not a citizen of one of these countries you can still travel to Bali with a B211 visa. Find out everything you need to know about the B211 visa for Bali here.

how to do your first bali visa extension b211 voa visa on arrival KITAS

The first time you do your Bali visa extension you will need to go to immigration to have your fingerprints and photograph taken. This applies to people with the following visas:

Which Indonesian visas are possible to extend?



How long are tourist visas valid before I need to do a visa extension in Bali?


The Bali tourist visas are initially valid for:

  • Visa on Arrival (VOA) - 30 days

  • B211 - Onshore Social Visa & Onshore Tourist Visa - 30 days

  • B211 - Offshore Business Visa & Offshore Tourist Visa - 60 days

  • B211 - Onshore Business Visa - 60 days


How long before expiry do I need to start the Bali visa extension process?


For those with B211a, B211b and VOA you will need to give us your passport and fee 7 days before your visa expires.

To extend a KITAS you will need to go for fingerprints and photos when the KITAS has already been applied for so it is late in the process and we will let you know with at least 1 week's notice when you need to go.

Do I have to got for fingerprints and photographs for every extension?


No. You only need to visit immigration so they can take your fingerprints and photograph the first time you extend your visa. For future extensions you just need to give your passport and the fee to our agents in the Visa Agency Bali Berawa office and we will process the extension entirely for you.

What is the price of a Bali tourist visa extension?


The extension for B211a & B211b onshore and offshore visas is 60 days and the price is IDR 2,750,000.

The extension for Visa on Arrival (VOA) is 30 days and the price is IDR 850,000.

How many extensions can I get?


For the B211 visas you can get the 60 day extension twice. For the VOA you can get the 30 day extension once.

When will I need to go to Bali immigration for fingerprinting?


We will tell you the appointment time to visit immigration. It is usually 7 days after you submit your passport to us for the extension. It will be at Jimbaran or Denpasar immigration office depending on your address in Bali, and we will inform you which office to go to. If you have plans to travel around Indonesia or the island of Bali please let us know so we can make the appointment on the appropriate day.

What are the steps for fingerprinting at Bali immigration?


Before your appointment, we will send you your billing by WhatsApp. Please bring this with you and take the following steps:

  1. Arrive at the Immigration office we told you of 10 minutes before your appointment time

  2. Go to the Customer Service counter and show your billing, you will get a queue number

  3. Wait until your number or your name is called by the officer and come to the fingerprint room

  4. Have your photo and fingerprints taken and give your queue number to the officer who will stamp and sign it

  5. Take a picture of your stamp and signed queue number and send it to us via WhatsApp

  6. When you have had your fingerprints taken, you can leave the Immigration office and we will text you when your visa extension is done.


bali visa extension HOW TO EXTEND YOUR bali tourist VISA on arrival or B211 FINGERPRINTS & PHOTOS AT BALI IMMIGRATION

How long does a Bali visa extension take?


From start to finish the process is usually around 2 weeks. 1 week prior to fingerprinting and then 1 week until you will get your passport back. If you need it faster we can do express service for an additional IDR 1,000,000. If you need to travel around Indonesia it is possible with another form of official ID and a photocopy of your passport.

How do I apply for a visa for Bali?



 

Any questions we've not covered? Get in touch to ask.

offshore b211 visa for bali - june update




If you would like to travel to Indonesia you will need to obtain an offshore B211 visa before you arrive. This is unless you:








If neither of these applies to you, we can obtain your B211 visa with the following:

apply for b211a offshore visa for bali indonesia 2022 (2)

 

1. Colour photocopy of your passport


b211a visa application bali passport full page eg
Example of photo 2, passport information page photo.

We will need photocopies of the key pages of your passport. This can also be a well-taken photo, rather than a photocopy.

We need a picture clearly showing:

  1. the front & back cover of your passport (open your passport and place inside pages facing down so the image shows the front and back cover in one)

  2. the page with your key information on it (photo, name, DOB, passport number, etc.)


 

2. Photo


A formal passport-style photo.

 

3. Flight booking


We need details of your return flight booking.

We suggest you book your flight at least 14 days from when you have sent us all your documents and the fee (so we will have everything ready to submit your visa application.) We suggest you make a flexible booking.

You will also need a return or onward flight booking showing you intend to leave Indonesia within 180 days of arriving. This can just be a booking, it doesn’t need to be a paid for ticket. It can be to any country.

 

4. Bank statement


Showing you have sufficient funds for your stay in Indonesia.

 

5. A Covid-19 vaccination certificate (completed doses) OR a letter from your doctor;


Needs to be a full-dose vaccine. If you cannot take the vaccine we need a letter from your doctor stating the medical reason why you cannot have the vaccine.

 

6. Health insurance or Travel insurance


You will need to get appropriate health or travel insurance to cover your stay in Indonesia and ensure the policies cover COVID and at least USD 25,000 medical expenses. The easiest provider we have found is Safety Wing.

For the visa application process, we will need to know the name of your insurance provider and your policy number.

 

7. Declaration letter and statement


We have drafted a declaration for you that you simply need to fill in your details, sign and send us a copy of. You can download the letter here.

If you are our client, use the following details:

Name of sponsor in Indonesia: PT. Indosarana Bali Wisata
Address of sponsor in Indonesia: Jl. Gurita I no. 26 C Pedungan Denpasar

 

offshore visa for bali bank details8. Our Fee


The easiest way to send our fee is by using Transferwise with the following details:

Email: info@visaagencybali.com

 INDOSARANA BALI WISATA PT

Bank Name: BCA (BANK CENTRAL ASIA)

Account No. 7700642334

SWIFT code: CENAIDJA

BANK’S ADDRESS : Jl. Raya Kerobokan No.8, Kerobokan Kelod, Kec. Kuta Utara, Kabupaten Badung, Bali 80361

The fee is IDR 3,750,000 for standard processing, which takes 7-10 business days.

We also offer express processing if you need your visa in 3 business days, which is IDR 5,500,000. 

If Transferwise is not an option for you, get in touch so we can find another means.

We need to receive the entire fee before we make your visa application.

 





The B211 Visa Application Process


1. Send all these documents to info@visaagencybali.com. Include your full name in the subject line of the email.

2. Send the fee using the details in the section above.

3. Once we have checked everything we will be able to make the application. Bear in mind Indonesia timezone is GMT + 8 so it may be nighttime when you contact us.

4. Once your application is sent, your visa should arrive by email in 7-10 business days (unless you have paid for one of our express options)

5. We have not had any applications rejected before, so you can be confident in receiving your visa.

 

Documents Required to Enter Indonesia in 2022 with B211 Visit Visa


Please print out or bring the original versions of the documents detailed below and have them with you when you travel:

1. Proof of COVID-19 Vaccine


This needs to be in English as well as the language of the country you got it in, if that is not English. If you cannot take the vaccine we need a letter from your doctor stating the medical reason why you cannot have the vaccine.

2. Onwards flight


Like before COVID, many airlines will check you have an onward flight when checking you in, to ensure you don’t overstay your visa. These don’t have to be a return ticket, just one showing a journey outside of Indonesia. Make sure it is within 180 days of your landing in Indonesia. It may be fitting for you to get a flexible or refundable ticket.

3. Health insurance or Travel insurance


From your visa application.

4. Download and fill in your details with the PeduliLingi app


You will need to have downloaded the app and fill in the details of your journey ready to show the QR code to Indonesia immigration in Jakarta. Find more details here.

Process of arriving in Bali as a tourist in 2022 with the B211 visa


Once you arrive in Bali you will have your temperature checked. If it is below 37.5 you can continue to the immigration counters for inspection of immigration and customs documents to enter Bali, Indonesia.

If your temperature is above 37.5 you will need to take a PT-PCR test.

Key Facts about the B211 Visa


The initial visa validity is 60 days.

You can then extend the visa 2 x for 60 days each time, so the maximum visa validity is 180 days (these days include the day you land and leave.)

Each extension needs to be applied for at least 7 business days before your visa validity expires and costs IDR 2,750,000 per extension.

If you leave Indonesia before your visa is expired, your visa will be voided and you will have to get a new one if you wish to return to Indonesia.

For the first extension, you will need to go to the immigration office to get fingerprinted and photographed. We have an agent at the office who will meet you and guide you through the process quickly.

After the first extension, all you will need to do is give us your passport and we will manage your future extensions for you.

You cannot work in Indonesia using this visa. If you would like to know more about living and working in Indonesia, do get in touch and we’ll talk you through the options.

 

Have we answered your questions about the B211 visa?


Do feel free to ask us more! You can do so by sending an email to info@visaagencybali.com or a WhatsApp message to +62 813 3827 7350 for guidance in English or +62 812 3617 8788 for Bahasa Indonesia.

Current Regulations for Travel to Bali – June 2022

The current requirements for travellers wishing to enter Bali, Indonesia are available in Indonesian here and English here.

The key parts relevant the majority of travellers are as follows. Travellers must show:


  • Passport valid for at least 6 (six) months

  • Return ticket or connecting ticket to continue travelling to another country

  • Download and fill in EHAC arrivals form on the PeduliLindung app

  • A card or certificate (physical or digital) in English, that you have received the second dose of
    COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 (fourteen) days before departure

  • Proof of health insurance that covers COVID-19


It is no longer necessary to have a pre-departure PCR test or a PCR test on arrival as standard. You also do not need a hotel booking.

Upon arrival, you will have your body temperature checked. If it is above 37.5 degrees Celcius you will have to do an RT-PCR test.

It is possible to buy a 30-day Visa on Arrival at the airport for IDR 500,000 if you are a citizen of one of the countries listed below.










  • South Africa

  • The United States of America

  • Saudi Arabia

  • Argentina,

  • Australia,

  • Austria,

  • Bahrain

  • Netherland

  • Belarus

  • Belgium

  • Bosnia

  • Brazil,

  • Brunei Darussalam,

  • Bulgaria,

  • Czech

  • Denmark,

  • Estonia,

  • Philippines

  • Finland

  • Hong Kong

  • Hungary

  • India,

  • The United Kingdom

  • Ireland


 


  • Italy

  • Japan

  • Germany

  • Cambodia

  • Canada

  • South Korea

  • Croatia

  • Kuwait,

  • Laos,

  • Latvia,

  • Lithuania,

  • Luxembourg

  • Malaysia,

  • Malta,

  • Morocco

  • Mexico

  • Egypt

  • Myanmar,

  • Norway

  • Oman,

  • France

  • Peru,

  • Poland

  • Portugal,


 


  • Qatar,

  • Romania

  • Russia

  • New Zealand

  • Serbia,

  • Seychelles,

  • Singapore

  • Cyprus

  • Slovakia,

  • Slovenia,

  • Spain

  • Sweden

  • Switzerland

  • Taiwan,

  • Thailand,

  • Timor Leste,

  • China

  • Tunisia,

  • Turkiye

  • The United Arab Emirates

  • Ukraina,

  • Vietnam,

  • Jordan

  • Greece



This visa can then be extended for another 30 days which costs IDR 850,000. If you would like to extend your Visa on Arrival, please bring your passport and the fee to our office in Berawa at least one week before your VOA expires.

If you are not from one of the countries listed above, or wish to stay longer than 60 days, you will need a B211 visa. Learn about the B211 visa here.

b211 bali visa new regulations 11 may 2022

On 11th May 2022 Indonesia immigration updated the regulations for the B211 Visit Visa.

The changes apply to all B211 visas, whether B211a or B211b, no matter what date they were issued.

You can read the new regulations in Bahasa Indonesia here or the unofficial English translation here.

About the B211 Visa for Bali, Indonesia


The B211 Visit Visa is often referred to as the Business Visa when purchased offshore, or the Social Visa when purchased onshore. It is a single entry eVisa delivered online, so there is no need for you to visit the consulate or embassy to get it. The B211 Visit Visa becomes void when you leave Indonesia.

B211 Visa Length & Extensions


The new regulation states the initial validity of the B211 visa for Bali is 60 days for both onshore and offshore applications. It is possible to extend the visa a maximum of 2 x and each extension is 60 days. So the maximum validity possible for the visa is 180 days.

Alternatively, the regulations state it is now possible to get a 180 day B211 Visit Visa that you do not need to extend. At the end of 180 days, you cannot extend it, you must buy a new visa. However, we are still waiting for the application system to update to allow this option.

B211 Visa Prices


The B211 Visit Visa is IDR 3,750,000 for both offshore and onshore applications with the visa delivered in 7-10 working days.

If you need express service the prices are as follows:

1 day: IDR 3,750,000 + IDR 7,000,000
2 days: IDR 3,750,000 + IDR 5,000,000
3 days: IDR 3,750,000 + IDR 2,000,000

Each 60 day extension costs IDR 2,750,000.

Ready to apply?


Find out about the application process in this post.

Contact us for more information


 

INDONESIA IMMIGRATION OFFICE OPENING HOURS OVER IDUL FITRI

Due to the religious holiday Eid al-Fitr, the Indonesian Immigration Office will be closed from Friday 29th April until Friday 6th May. The office is also closed on weekends, so will be open again on Monday 9th May.

Below we explain how this will affect our visa services.

Offshore B211 Visa to Travel To Indonesia


If You Need A B211 Visa For Travel Before Idul Fitri


If you will be travelling to Bali before Tuesday 10th May you will need to receive your visa before the office closes. This means that you will need our express service and the last day you can send us your documents and the fee for your application is tomorrow, Thursday 21st April.

B211 Visa For Travel Soon After Idul Fitri


If you plan to travel to Bali with the B211 visa between 10th - 15th May, you will need to apply with our express service by Monday 25th April.

For those arriving between 16th - 19th of May, you will need to apply before April 27th to use our normal service, or you can use our express service and apply by Monday 9th May.

Our express service costs IDR 4,750,000 per person and our normal service is IDR 3,750,000 per person. Find out everything you need for the B211 application process here.

Normal B211 Processing Times After Idul Fitri


If you are travelling to Bali on or after Friday 20th May, you can apply for the B211 visa using our normal service on Monday 9th May.

Onshore B211 Social Visa For Those Already in Indonesia


For those currently in Indonesia with visas expiring between 28th April and 9th May, you will need to apply for your extension or new visa before 12pm on Thursday 28th April.

Please get in touch if you have further questions.

 

Eid al-Fitr imigrasi idul fitri closure dates

onshore tourist visa for bali b211 2022

New regulations have been released that state it is still possible to get an onshore B211 visa, but the price is increasing.

The new price for the B211 onshore visa is IDR 3,750,000.


The visa is available for people currently in Indonesia and is valid for 30 days. It can then be extended 4 x for 30 days each time. Each extension costs IDR 800,000 and to apply you just need to bring your passport to our office 7 days before your visa expires.

It is not possible to get this visa if you travelled to Bali on a Visa on Arrival or Free Visa. You cannot work while in Indonesia with this visa.

Please get in touch using the form below if you have any questions.

Bali Visa on Arrival & No Quarantine for Travellers from 23 Countries! (2)

On 4th March 2022, exciting new Indonesia immigration regulations were released for foreigners travelling to Bali, Indonesia. We have translated the key information into English at the bottom of this post.

This blog post includes information on:


  • Who can get Visa on Arrival

  • Rules of a Visa on Arrival

  • How to get Visa on Arrival

  • How to extend your Visa on Arrival

  • The system that has replaced quarantine

  • How to travel to Bali if you can't get Visa on Arrival

  • What visa to get if you want to stay longer than 60 days


Visa on Arrival in Bali Now Available


It is now possible for travellers from 23 countries to get a Visa on Arrival in Bali! You can buy this at the airport and the price is IDR 500k. The visa is valid for 30 days (including the day of arrival) and can be extended for a further 30 days for IDR 800k.

Once you have extended your VoA it is not possible to apply for an additional visa in Indonesia. You must leave the country before your visa expires or face paying overstay of IDR 1,000,000 per day.

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Countries that can get VOA for Bali in March 2022


If you are a citizen of one of the following 23 countries you can get a Visa on Arrival in Bali.

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How to Get a Visa on Arrival When You Land in Bali


To be able to obtain a VoA for Bali you will need:




  1. To be a citizen of one of the countries listed above.

  2. Your passport has to be valid for at least 6 (six) months after entry date.

  3. A return ticket or a one-way ticket to continue the journey to another country.

  4. Download PeduliLindungi appand filled out Indonesian e-HAC

  5. Evidence of having taken full dose COVID-19 vaccination and verified on e-HAC

  6. A negative RT-PCR test (taken within 48 hours of departure)

  7. Minimum 4-day hotel booking at CHSE certified hotel (more details below)

  8. Proof of health/travel insurance that handles COVID with minimum coverage USD 20,000


Having these documents will allow you to board your flight to Bali.

Once you arrive in Bali you will need to go to have your temperature checked and take a PT-PCR test.

You can then proceed to the Visa on Arrival counter at the airport where you can purchase your VoA.

You can then go to the immigration counters for inspection of immigration and customs documents to enter Bali, Indonesia.

Next, you can pick up your baggage, proceed through customs and be transferred directly to your hotel where you will await your PCR test results in your room.

Details of CSHE Certified Hotels for Your First 4 Days in Bali


You can find a list of the 64 Government approved hotels here. You have to have a paid-for booking at one of these hotels to obtain the VoA. By booking one of these hotels you will also have airport pick up and PCR tests arranged for you.

You will receive the results of the PCR test you took upon arrival at your hotel within 3-6 hours.

If your PCR test is positive you will be transferred to an isolation hotel or hospital depending on your symptoms.

How is this Different from Quarantine?


Provided your PCR test on arrival is negative, you will be able to roam Bali during your 4-day booking. You must be back at your hotel on day 3 for your 2nd PCR test.

How to Extend Your Visa on Arrival in Bali


If you would like to stay for longer than the initial 30 day validity of your VoA, bring your passport to our office 1 week before your visa expires. We will submit your visa extension and then approx 7 days later we will let you know when your appointment is at immigration to be photographed and fingerprinted. You will get your passport back around 5 days later.

Get in touch if you would like to know more about your VoA extension.

If Your Country is NOT on the List for Visa on Arrival to Bali...


If you are not a citizen of one of the 23 countries where VoA is available, you will need to get a B211 tourist visa. We have detailed everything you need to know about the B211 visa here.

You will still need to book a 3 day stay at a CSHE certified hotel, as detailed above.

Want to Stay in Bali Longer Than 60 Days?


If there is a chance you would like to stay in Bali for longer than 60 days and leaving the country and returning again would not be an option for you, then it is safer to get the B211 visa. If you extend this the maximum amount of times, the total validity will be 180 days.

 

English translation of new regulations (SURAT EDARAN NOMOR 13 TAHUN 2022) below:

Quarantine now 3 days for those with covid booster

The government of Indonesia has released new regulations stipulating travellers who have already received a booster of the COVID-19 vaccine can do 3 days quarantine in Indonesia. Those who have received 2 doses (or one of the vaccines where a single dose is required need to do 5 days quarantine.

Quarantine Now 3 Days For Travellers Who've Received COVID Booster


Unofficial translation

C. Scope
The scope of this Circular Letter is Health Protocol for Foreign Travel Actors.

E. Definition
1. Overseas Traveler is a person who has traveled from abroad in the last 14 days.
2. Reverse-Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction, hereinafter referred to as RT-PCR, is a type of diagnostic test that detects viral genetic material originating from certain samples, such as the nasopharyngeal/oropharyngeal swab test, using reverse-transcriptase and polymerase chain reactions.
3. Quarantine is an effort to temporarily separate healthy people or people who have been exposed to COVID-19 (either from a history of contact or a history of traveling to areas where community transmission has occurred) even though they have not shown any symptoms or are currently in the incubation period, which aims to ensure that there are no symptoms. and prevent possible spread to people around.
4. Isolation is an effort to temporarily separate someone who is sick and requires COVID-19 treatment or someone who is confirmed to have COVID-19 based on diagnostic results, from healthy people with the aim of reducing the risk of transmission.
5. Health insurance is proof of ownership of insurance to the insured to replace any costs for handling COVID-19 which includes costs for treatment, surgery, and medicines.
6. Vaccine certificate is a physical document or digital proof that a series of vaccinations has been received.
7. Community transmission is a condition of high transmission detected between residents in an area whose source of transmission can come from within and/or outside the area.
8. Centralized quarantine is quarantine activity for foreign travellers who are concentrated in one quarantine accommodation place, either in quarantine locations owned by the government or hotels.
9. Self-quarantine is quarantine activity for foreign travelers carried out at their respective residences or other quarantine accommodation places other than the centralized quarantine location.
10. Honorable persons are former heads of state or former heads of government of a country.

11. Distinguished persons are individuals who hold positions of high social and economic value in the eyes of the international community, such as: Nobel laureates, global religious leaders, global community leaders, and global economic figures.

12. Overseas travelers who are under 18 years of age and need special protection are children who are in an emergency situation; children in conflict with the law; children from minority and isolated groups; economically and/or sexually exploited children; children who are victims of abuse of narcotics, alcohol, psychotropic substances, and other addictive substances; children who are victims of pornography; children with HIV/AIDS; child victims of abduction, sale, and/or trafficking; child victims of physical and/or psychological violence; child victims of sexual crimes; child victims of terrorist networks; children with disabilities; child victims of abuse and neglect; children with deviant social behavior; and children who are victims of stigmatization from labeling related to their parents' condition.
13. Dispensation is a decision by an authorized government official as a form of approval of the request of Community Citizens which is an exception to a prohibition or order in accordance with the provisions of the legislation.
14. S-Gene Target Failure, hereinafter referred to as SGTF, is a type of test using the molecular detection method or Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) which is able to see the failure of detection of the S gene when other genes are detected asmarkers for variants that have mutation rates spike (S) high like SARS-Cov-2 variant B.1.1.529.
15. Bubble system is a travel corridor system that aims to divide participants into different groups (bubbles) by separating participants or someone who has a risk of being exposed to COVID-19 (either from contact history or history of traveling to areas where community transmission has occurred) with the general public, accompanied by restrictions on interaction only to people in the same group (bubble) and the application of quarantine principles to minimize the risk of spreading COVID-19.

F. Protocol
1. Overseas travelers with the status of Indonesian Citizens (WNI) from abroad are allowed to enter Indonesia while still following the strict health protocols set by the Government.
2. Temporary restrictions on entering the territory of Indonesia, either directly or in transit in foreign countries, are applied to foreign travelers with the status of Foreign Citizens (WNA) except those who meet the following criteria:
a. In accordance with the provisions of the Regulation of the Minister of Law and Human Rights No. 34 of 2021 concerning the Granting of Immigration Visas and Residence Permits in the Period of Handling the Corona Virus Disease and National Economic Recovery;
b. In accordance with the agreement scheme (bilateral), such as the Travel Corridor Arrangement (TCA); and/or
c. Obtain special consideration/permission in writing from the Ministry/Agency.

3. All Foreign Travel Actors, both Indonesian Citizens (WNI) and Foreign Citizens (WNA) enter Indonesian territory through entry points for foreign travel as follows:
a. Airport:
i. Soekarno Hatta, Banten;
ii. Juanda, East Java;
iii. Ngurah Rai, Bali;
iv. Hang Nadim, Riau Islands;
v. Raja Haji Fisabilillah, Riau Islands;
vi. Sam Ratulangi, North Sulawesi; and
vii. Zainuddin Abdul Madjid, West Nusa Tenggara.

b. Seaport:
i. Tanjung Benoa, Bali;
ii. Batam, Riau Islands;
iii. Tanjung Pinang, Riau Islands;
iv. Bintan, Riau Islands; and
v. Nunukan, North Kalimantan.
c. Cross-Border Post:
i. Aruk, West Kalimantan;
ii. Entikong, West Kalimantan; and
iii. Motaain, East Nusa Tenggara.

4. Foreign Travel Actors who enter the territory of Indonesia through the entry point (entry point) for foreign travel as referred to in numbers 3.a.vii, 3.bi, 3.b.ii, and 3.b.iv, can only enter to the territory of Indonesia with the mechanism of the bubble system as regulated in the Circular of the Task Force for Handling COVID-19 regarding the applicable bubble system.

5. All Overseas Travelers, both Indonesian Citizens (WNI) and Foreign Citizens (WNA) when entering Indonesian territory through the entry point for overseas travel as referred to in number 3 must comply with the following provisions/requirements :
a. Comply with the provisions of the health protocol set by the Government;
b. Show that the card or certificate (physical or digital) has received the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 (fourteen) days before departure as a requirement to enter Indonesia with the following conditions:
i. Indonesian citizens are required to show a card or certificate (physical or digital) having received the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine as a requirement to enter Indonesia, and in the event that Indonesian citizens have not received the vaccine abroad, they will be vaccinated at the quarantine place upon arrival in Indonesia after the second RT-PCR examination is carried out with negative results;
ii. Foreigners are required to show a card or certificate (physical or digital) having received the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine as a requirement to enter Indonesia;
iii. In the event that the foreigner has not received the vaccine abroad, he will be vaccinated at the quarantine place upon arrival in Indonesia after the second RT-PCR examination with a negative result is carried out, with the following conditions:
1) Foreigner aged 12-17 years;
2) Holders of diplomatic residence permits and official residence permits; and/or
3) Holders of a limited stay permit card (KITAS) and a permanent residence permit card (KITAP).

iv. Foreigners who are already in Indonesia and will travel, both domestically and internationally, are required to vaccinate through a program or mutual cooperation scheme in accordance with statutory regulations;
v. The obligation to show a COVID 19 vaccination card or certificate (physical or digital) as a requirement to enter Indonesia is excluded for:
1) Foreigners who hold diplomatic visas and service visas related to official/state visits of foreign officials at ministerial level and above and foreigners who enter Indonesia with the TravelCorridor Arrangement, in accordance with the principle of reciprocity while still implementing strict health protocols;
2) Foreigners who have not vaccinated and intend to travel domestically and continue with the aim of taking international flights out of the territory of the Republic of Indonesia, are allowed not to show their COVID-19 vaccination card/certificate as long as they do not leave the airport area during transit waiting for international flights to be followed. , with the following conditions:
a) It has been permitted by the local Port Health Office to carry out domestic trips with the aim of being able to continue their flights out of Indonesia; and
b) Show the schedule of flight tickets outside Indonesia for direct transit from the city of departure to the international airport in
the territory of the Republic of Indonesia with the final destination to the destination country.
3) Overseas travelers are under 18 years of age; and
4) Overseas travelers with special health conditions or comorbid diseases that prevent travelers from receiving vaccines, with the condition that they must attach a doctor's certificate from the Government Hospital of the country of departure stating that the person concerned has not and/or is unable to take the COVID vaccination. -19.
vi. The card or certificate (physical or digital) has received the second dose of COVID-19 vaccine written in English, in addition to the language of the country of origin.
c. Show negative results through the RT-PCR test in the country/region of origin whose samples are taken within a maximum period of 2 x 24 hours before departure and are attached at the time of the health examination or Indonesian International e-HAC;
d. In the event that foreign travelers carry out centralized quarantine with self-financing, they are required to show proof of payment confirmation for booking quarantine accommodation from the accommodation provider while staying in Indonesia;

e. Upon arrival, RT-PCR retests are carried out for foreign travelers and are required to undergo centralized quarantine with the following conditions:

i. Quarantine for 7 x 24 hours for foreign travelers who have received the first dose of vaccine;
ii. Quarantine for 5 x 24 hours for foreign travelers who have received the second dose of vaccine;
iii. Quarantine for 3 x 24 hours for foreign travelers who have received the third dose of vaccine; or
iv. For overseas travelers under 18 years of age or under 18 years of age and requiring special protection, the duration of quarantine follows the provisions imposed on their parents or caregivers/travel companions.

f. Quarantine obligations as referred to in letter e are carried out with the following provisions:
i. For Indonesian citizens, namely Indonesian Migrant Workers (PMI); Students who have completed their studies abroad; Government employees returning from overseas official trips; or Indonesian Representatives in international competitions or festivals undergo centralized quarantine at the expense of the government in accordance with the Decree of the Head of the COVID-19 Handling Task Force concerning Quarantine Places and RT-PCR Obligations for Indonesian Citizens Traveling Overseas.
ii. For Indonesian citizens outside the criteria as referred to in number i, they undergo quarantine in a centralized quarantine accommodation at their own expense; and
iii. For foreigners, foreign diplomats other than the head of the foreign representative and the family of the head of the foreign representative undergo quarantine in a centralized quarantine accommodation at their own expense.
g. Quarantine accommodation as referred to in letter f.ii. and the letter f.iii. must obtain a recommendation from the COVID-19 Handling Task Force that has met the terms and conditions of the Indonesian Hotel and Restaurant Association for cleanliness, health, safety, and environmental sustainability(CHSE) and The Ministry in charge of health affairs for the Jakarta and surrounding areas or the Provincial Office in charge of health affairs in the regions related to the certification of the COVID-19 health protocol;
h. In the event that the results of the RT-PCR re-examination upon arrival as referred to in letter e show a positive result, follow-up will be carried out with the following provisions: i. For foreign travelers who show positive results without symptoms or experience mild symptoms, they are isolated or treated in isolation hotels or centralized isolation facilities set by the government with the entire cost being borne independently for foreigners or borne by the government for Indonesian citizens; or
ii. For overseas travelers who show positive results with moderate or severe symptoms, and/or with uncontrolled comorbidities, they will be isolated or treated at a COVID-19 referral hospital with the entire cost being borne independently for foreigners or borne by the government for Indonesian citizens.
i. In the event that a foreign citizen (foreigner) is unable to finance self-quarantine and/or treatment in a hospital, then the sponsor, the ministry/institution/BUMN that provides consideration for the entry permit for the foreigner can be asked for the said accountability;

j. For Indonesian citizens and foreigners, a second RT-PCR test will be carried out with the following conditions:

i. On the 6th day of quarantine for foreign travelers who are quarantined with a duration of 7 x 24 hours;

ii. On the 4th day of quarantine for foreign travelers who carry out quarantine with a duration of 5 x 24 hours; or

iii. On the morning of the 3rd day of quarantine for foreign travelers who carry out quarantine with a duration of 3 x 24 hours.

k. In the event that the RT-PCR retest as referred to in letter j shows a negative result, Indonesian citizens and foreigners are allowed to continue their journey and are recommended to self-quarantine for 14 days and apply health protocols;

l. In the event of a positive result as referred to in letter j, a follow-up will be carried out with the following provisions:

i. For foreign travelers who show positive results without symptoms or experience mild symptoms, they are isolated or treated in isolation hotels or centralized isolation facilities set by the government with the entire cost being borne independently for foreigners or borne by the government for Indonesian citizens; or

ii. For overseas travelers who show positive results with moderate or severe symptoms, and/or with uncontrolled comorbidities, they will be isolated or treated at a COVID-19 referral hospital with the entire cost being borne independently for foreigners or borne by the government for Indonesian citizens.

m. The RT-PCR test examination as referred to in letter e and letter j may be requested for a written comparison by filling out the form provided by the Port Health Office (KKP) or the Ministry in charge of health affairs at the expense of the inspection being borne by the foreign traveler;

n. The implementation of the RT-PCR comparison test as referred to in letter m is carried out simultaneously or simultaneously by KKP in 2 (two) laboratories for the purpose of SGTF comparison examination and comparative examination of RT-PCR results, namely at: Health Research and Development Agency (Balitbangkes), Rumah Cipto Mangunkusumo Central General Hospital (RSCM), Gatot Soebroto Army Central Hospital (RSPAD), Bhayangkara Raden Said Sukanto Hospital (Polri Hospital) or other government laboratories (Environmental Health Engineering Center, Regional Health Laboratory, or other government reference laboratories );

o. KKP International Airports and Seaports facilitate Indonesian citizens or foreigners traveling abroad who need emergency medical services upon arrival in Indonesia in accordance with applicable regulations;

p. Ministries/Institutions/Regional Governments that carry out functions related to Indonesian citizens and/or foreign nationals follow up on this Circular by issuing legal instruments that are in harmony and do not conflict with reference to this Circular Letter and the provisions of the prevailing laws and regulations; and

q. The legal instrument as referred to in letter p is an inseparable part of this Circular Letter.

6. Foreigners with the status of head of foreign representatives serving in Indonesia and their families may be given dispensation for the implementation of centralized quarantine for the duration as referred to in number 5.e. in the form of individual self-quarantine.

7. Dispensation in the form of exemption from quarantine obligations may be granted to Indonesian citizens in urgent circumstances (such as: having a life-threatening health condition, a health condition requiring special attention, or grief due to the death of a nuclear family member) after showing a negative result of a RT PCR re-test upon arrival. at the entry point for overseas travel system bubble and strict health protocols are implemented can be granted to foreigners with the following criteria:
a. Holders of diplomatic visas and service visas;
b. Foreign officials at the ministerial level and above and their entourage making official/state visits;
c. Travel agents entering Indonesia through the Travel Corridor Arrangement scheme;
d. Delegations of G20 member countries; and
e. Travelers who arehonorable personsanddistinguished persons.

9. Application for dispensation in the form of self-quarantine as referred to in number 6 and exemption from quarantine obligation as referred to in number 8 shall be submitted at least 7 (seven) days prior to arrival in Indonesia to the National COVID-19 Handling Task Force and may be granted selectively, individually, and with a limited quota based on an agreement from the coordination between the COVID-19 Task Force, the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment, and the Ministry of Health.

10. Applications for dispensation in the form of exemption from quarantine obligations for Indonesian citizens with urgent circumstances as referred to in number 7 are submitted at least 3 (three) days prior to arrival in Indonesia to the National COVID-19 Handling Task Force and can be granted selectively, individually, and with a limited quota. based on the agreement between the Task Force for Handling COVID-19, the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime Affairs and Investment, and the Ministry of Health.

11. The implementation of self-quarantine as referred to in number 6 must meet the following provisions:
a. Have a separate bedroom and bathroom for each individual foreign traveler;
b. Minimizing contact during food distribution or eating activities; c. Not having physical contact with other travelers who are in quarantine or other individuals;
d. There are quarantine supervisory officers who are obliged to report quarantine surveillance on a daily basis to KKP officers in their territory; and
e. Perform a second RT-PCR test and must report the results of the RT-PCR test to KKP officers in their area under the following conditions:
i. On the 6th day of quarantine for foreign travelers who are quarantined with a duration of 7 x 24 hours;
ii. On the 4th day of quarantine for foreign travelers who carry out quarantine with a duration of 5 x 24 hours; or
iii. On the 3rd day of quarantine for foreign travelers who quarantine with a duration of 3 x 24 hours.

12. In the case of submitting a dispensation for the implementation of self-quarantine as referred to in number 6, the foreign traveler concerned must attach proof of compliance with the requirements for self-quarantine in the form of a separate bedroom and bathroom for each individual foreign traveler as well as documents that include the identity of the officer. quarantine supervisor validated by the Ministry of Health cq the Port Health Office.

13. The strict health protocol as referred to in number 5 must meet the following terms and conditions:
a. The use of masks must be done properly covering the nose and mouth;
b. The types of masks used by travelers are 3-ply cloth masks or medical masks;
c. It is not permitted to speak one way or two ways by telephone or in person throughout the trip using public transportation modes of land, rail, sea, river, lake, ferry, and air; and
d. It is not allowed to eat and drink during the flight journey for a journey that is less than 2 hours, except for individuals who are obliged to take drugs for treatment which if not done can endanger the safety and health of the person.

14. Every foreign traveler is required to use the PeduliLindung application as a condition for traveling abroad to enter the territory of Indonesia.

15. Every operator of transportation modes at the entry point of overseas travel is required to use the PeduliLindung application.

16. Supervision of quarantine health of cargo ships and crews in accordance with more specific and technical arrangements stipulated by the Ministry of Health through monitoring by the Port Health Office of each entry point for foreign travel.

17. Foreign Travel Actors WNA and WNI with the purpose of traveling can enter the territory of Indonesia provided that the card or certificate has received the COVID-19 vaccine and a negative result of the RT-PCR test as referred to in number 5.b. and 5.c., and must attach:
a. Short Visit Visa or other entry permits in accordance with applicable laws and regulations;
b. Proof of ownership of health insurance with a minimum coverage value of USD 25,000 which includes financing for handling COVID-19; and
c. Proof of confirmation of booking and payment (booking) for accommodation from the accommodation provider while staying in Indonesia.

G. Monitoring, Control, and Evaluation

1. The Regional COVID-19 Handling Task Force assisted by the public transportation organizing authority jointly organizes the control of people's travel and safe public transportation for COVID-19 by establishing an Integrated Security Post;

2. The authorities, managers and operators of public transportation assign supervision during the implementation of public transportation operations;

3. Ministries/Agencies, TNI, POLRI and Regional Governments have the right to stop and/or prohibit people's travel on the basis of this Circular which is in harmony and does not conflict with and/or the provisions of laws and regulations;

4. Ministries/Agencies, TNI, POLRI assisted by the Airport and Sea Port COVID-19 Handling Task Force cq International Airport and Sea Port Health Offices (KKP) carry out routine surveillance to ensure compliance with the implementation of health protocols and self-quarantine through telephone facilities, video calls as well as field checks during the COVID-
19 pandemic; and

5. Authorized agencies (Ministries/Institutions, TNI, POLRI, and Regional Governments) carry out disciplining of COVID-19 health protocols and law enforcement in accordance with the provisions of the applicable laws and regulations.

H. Closing
1. This Circular Letter shall be effective from 16 February 2022 until a later date to be determined.

2. With the enactment of this Circular Letter, Circular Letter Number 4 of 2022 concerning Health Protocols for Overseas Travel During the Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic is revoked and declared invalid.

This is so that it can be guided and carried out with full responsibility.

Guide to Quarantine Hotels in Nusa Dua, Bali

It is now possible to fly to Bali with the B211A Visit Visa and undertake the mandatory 5 days (4 nights) quarantine for Indonesia at a range of beautiful hotels across the island of Bali!

We have made enquiries with all of the Government approved quarantine hotels in Nusa Dua, Kuta, Jimbaran, Seminyak and Uluwatu. The post you are reading now is dedicated to those in Nusa Dua. We have listed the details about the quarantine packages available below. We will update this post with more details as we receive them.

Read this post for quarantine hotels in Kuta, Jimbaran, Seminyak and Uluwatu.

The official list of approved hotels can be found here and this page also details the hotels available.

If you contact any of these quarantine hotels and find the details below are no longer accurate, we would appreciate it hugely if you would email us to let us know.

Please Note - You need a valid visa to travel to Bali. We have detailed everything you need to know about the B211A Visit Visa for Bali here

Nusa Dua Quarantine Hotels - Prices & Packages



Still need your B211A Visit Visa for Bali?


We have detailed everything you need to know about the B211A Visit Visa for Bali here. This includes what is required for the application, how long the process takes and what you can and cannot do in Indonesia with this visa.

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Indonesian Offshore Visa Now Available - new regulations october - What You Need To Know (1)

Yesterday (13th October 2021) a new decree was released by Law and Human Rights Minister Yasonna H. Laoly regarding the types of activities foreigners are allowed to do on various visa types.


The decree states three new specified activities are now permissible under the visas. These activities are:

  1. Tourism and filmmaking as a visit visa activity with visa index B211A (offshore visa.)

  2. Making commercial films and, having obtained permission from the competent authority, as limited stay visa activity with visa index C312 (Study KITAS, sponsored by a university.)

  3. Attending educational activities as a limited stay visa activity with visa index C316 (KITAS.)


Single-entry Visitor Visa (B211A)


It is very important to know that this type of visa cannot be used to work in Indonesia, yet can be applied for to carry out the following activities:

  1. Tourism

  2. Family

  3. Social

  4. Arts and culture

  5. Duties of government

  6. Non-commercial sports

  7. Comparative studies, short courses, and short training

  8. Conduct business talks

  9. Make purchases of goods

  10. Give lectures or attend seminars

  11. Participate in international exhibitions

  12. Participate in meetings held with the head office or representatives in Indonesia

  13. Continue to travel to other countries;

  14. Join transportation means in Indonesia

  15. Filming

  16. Join the means of transportation in Indonesia

  17. Visits for the development of the marina industry (yachters)

  18. Aid workers, medical, and food support


The visa requirements remain the same and we have explained them in detail here.

OFFSHORE B211 VISA APPLICATION FAQS

This is no longer fully accurate - please click here to see the post with the latest information.

We have helped hundreds of clients enter Indonesia on the B211 visa. The application process is pretty straightforward, as long as we have all the documents required by the official government regulations. Today we're taking you through the FAQ's we get asked about these documents so you can ready your application with confidence.

Offshore Visa B211 to Visit Indonesia


Visa Application FAQ's


OFFSHORE indonesia B211 VISA - Regulation Updates Explained FAQs

1. Colour photocopy of your passport


We will need several photocopies of the key pages of your passport. This can also be a well-taken photo, rather than a photocopy.

We need a picture clearly showing:

  1. the front & back cover of your passport (open your passport and place inside pages facing down so the image shows the front and back cover in one)

  2. the page with your key information on it (photo, name, DOB, passport number, etc.)

  3. the page with stamps from your last visit to Indonesia, if you have them


 

2. Bank statement showing sufficient funds


We will need a copy of your bank statement. This can be a picture or scan of your paper statement, a downloaded version from online banking, or a screenshot from online banking.

It needs to show your name on the account and that you have at least USD 1,500 in your account.

The bank can be based in any country, even if it is not your home country.

If the application is being made for someone under 18 years old, we can use the statement of the parent.

 

3. Flight booking


We need details of your flight booking to enter Indonesia for the visa application process.

We suggest you book your flight at least 14 days from when you have sent us all your documents and the fee (so we will have everything ready to submit your visa application.) We suggest you make a flexible booking. We are able to arrange a visa much quicker through our VIP service (even within the same day!) if it is needed urgently.

You can book your flight all the way to Bali, or to Jakarta then get a domestic flight to Bali.

You will also need a return or onward flight booking showing you intend to leave Indonesia within 180 days of arriving. This can just be a booking, it doesn't need to be a paid for ticket. It can be to any country.

 

4. Address


We will need your address in your home country, or the country you reside in, as well as the address you plan to stay in Bali. These can be AirBnB's or similar.

 

5. A valid negative Covid-19 test certificate provided with a readable QR code;


6. A Covid-19 vaccination certificate (completed doses);



7. Declaration letter and statement


We have drafted a declaration for you that you simply need to fill in your details, sign and send us a copy of. You can download the letter here.

If you are our client, use the following details:

Name of sponsor in Indonesia: PT. Indosarana Bali Wisata
Address of sponsor in Indonesia: Jl. Gurita I no. 26 C Pedungan Denpasar

 

8. Health insurance or Travel insurance


You will need to get appropriate health or travel insurance to cover your stay in Indonesia and ensure the policies cover COVID. The easiest provider we have found is Safety Wing.

For the visa application process, we will need to know the name of your insurance provider and your policy number.

 

B211 visa application process9. Our Fee


The easiest way to send our fee is by using Transferwise with the following details:

Email: info@visaagencybali.com

 I Gede Arya Wirya Suta

Beneficiary's bank name: Bank Central Asia (BCA)

Account No. 0402459971

SWIFT code: CENAIDJA

The fee is 4,500,000 + USD 50 (both paid in IDR) which works out to IDR 5,250,000 total.

If Transferwise is not an option for you, get in touch so we can find another means.

We need to receive the entire fee before we make your visa application.

 

The B211 Visa Application Process


1. Send us all these documents by email to info@visaagencybali.com and include your full name in the subject line of the email.

2. Send the fee using the details in the section above.

3. Send us a message to check everything is in order for your application. You can send this either to Facebook or WhatsApp:

+6281236178788 

Bear in mind Indonesia timezone is GMT + 8 so it may be night time when you contact us.

4. Once we have checked everything we will be able to make the application.

5. Once your application is sent, your visa should arrive by email in 5-10 business days.

6. We have not had any applications rejected before, so you can be confident in receiving your visa.

 

Entering Indonesia in 2021


Many airlines have additional requirements at this time. We have detailed them below. Please print everything out and have it with you when you travel.

1. 8 days quarantine in Jakarta


You are required to do 8 days quarantine in Jakarta. There are a selection of hotels to chose from for your quarantine. Please contact us for the up to date list.

2. Negative COVID test result


This is needed by airlines and Indonesian immigration. It needs to be a PCR test and has to be done within 7 days of when you will land in Indonesia.

3. Fit to fly letter


Many airlines are asking for a 'fit to fly' letter in addition to a negative COVID test result. You'll need to contact your airline in advance to check their regulations and requirements.

4. Onwards flight


Like before COVID, many airlines will check you have an onward flight when checking you in, to ensure you don't overstay your visa. These don't have to be a return ticket, just one showing a journey outside of Indonesia. Make sure it is within 180 days of you landing in Indonesia. It may be fitting for you to get a flexible or refundable ticket.

5. Download and fill in your details with the E-HAC app


You will need to have downloaded the E-HAC app from Apple or Google and fill in the details of your journey ready to show the QR code to Indonesia immigration in Jakarta.

6. Immigration questions


You may be asked what the purpose is of your visit to Indonesia. Please check with us so you know who your sponsor is etc.

 

Key Facts about the B211 Visa


The initial visa validity is 60 days.

You can then extend the visa 4 x for 30 days each time, so the maximum visa validity is 180 days (these days include the day you land and leave.)

Each extension needs to be applied for at least 4 business days before your visa validity expires and costs IDR 800k.

If you leave Indonesia before your visa is expired, your visa will be voided and you will have to get a new one if you wish to return to Indonesia.

For the first extension, you will need to go to the immigration office to get fingerprinted and photographed. We have an agent at the office to who will meet you and guide you through the process quickly.

After the first extension, all you will need to do is give us your passport and we will manage your future extensions for you.

You cannot work in Indonesia using this visa. If you would like to know more about living and working in Indonesia, do get in touch and we'll talk you through the options.

 

Have we answered your questions?


Do feel free to ask us more! You can do so by sending an email to info@visaagencybali.com, by messaging our Facebook page or sending a message on WhatsApp +6281236178788 

 

We look forward to seeing you here in beautiful Bali.