15th WORLD RENEWABLE ENERGY CONGRESS 2016 (15th WREC)
in conjunction with
5th INDONESIA RENEWABLE ENERGY AND ENERGY CONSERVATION SUMMIT (5th IRES)
Jakarta Convention Center Indonesia
19-23 September 2016
“SUSTAINABLE ENERGY FOR ALL AND ALL FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY”

Visa

VISA
Securing visas is the sole responsibility of travelers - also, please make sure that you are aware of all entry requirements.

Visitors to Indonesia must obtain a visa from one of the Indonesian diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries or one of the countries eligible for Visa on Arrival (VOA).

A list of Indonesian Missions worldwide can be found here: http://www.kemlu.go.id/Pages/Mission.aspx?l=en
The organizers of 15 th World Renewable Energy Congress 2016 take no responsibility for the information provided below; it might change without warning and it is the traveler’s responsibility to ensure the correct type of visa. Please check with your nearest Indonesian embassy or consulate well before your planned trip.

VISA ON ARRIVAL
In accordance with the Regulation of Minister of Law and Human Right of the Republic of Indonesia Number: M.HH-01.GR.01.06, on 12 January 2010, citizens from 64 countries and 1 region are eligible for obtaining a visa on arrival directly when landed at airports or seaports in Indonesia.

Requirements

  • Passport valid at least 6 (six) months from entrance
  • Round-trip ticket
  • Hotel Reservation
  • Visa fee (preferably in cash)

Visa fee for stay of up to 30 (thirty) days is USD 35. The 30-day visa is extendable to another 30 days at the nearest Immigration office in Indonesia but this visa is non-convertible into another type of visa. Overstaying this visa is a serious offence. Fines, blacklisting, confinement and deportation are all possible penalties for infractions. Extension of stay up to 30 (thirty) days costs USD 25.

Countries that may apply for a Visa on Arrival:

1.

Algeria

12.

India

23.

Panama

2.

Argentina

13.

Iran

24.

Portugal

3.

Australia

14.

Ireland

25.

Romania

4.

Brazil

15.

Latvia

26.

Saudi Arabia

5.

Bulgaria

36.

Libya

27.

Slovakia

6.

Cyprus

17.

Liechtenstein

28.

Slovenia

7.

Egypt

18.

Lithuania

29.

Suriname

8.

Estonia

19.

Luxembourg

30.

Taiwan PRC

9.

Fiji

20.

Maldives

31.

Timor Leste

10.

Greece

21.

Malta

32.

Tunisia

11.

Iceland

22.

Monaco

33.

Turkey

VISA EXEMPTIONS
Some foreign nationals do not need to apply for a visa - they are permitted to enter visa-free for short visits-30 (thirty) days-granted at any immigration checkpoint. This applies to citizens from the following countries.

1.

Austria

16.

Hungary

31.

Philippines

2.

Bahrain

17.

Italy

32.

Poland

3.

Belgium

18.

Japan

33.

Qatar

4.

Brunei Darussalam

19.

Kuwait

34.

Russia

5.

Cambodia

20.

Laos

35.

Singapore

6.

Canada

21.

Macau

36.

South Africa

7.

Chile

22.

Malaysia

37.

South Korea

8.

China

23.

Mexico

38.

Spain

9.

Czech

24.

Morocco

39.

Sweden

10.

Denmark

25.

Myanmar

40.

Switzerland

11.

Ecuador

26.

Netherlands

41.

Thailand

12.

Finland

27.

New Zealand

42.

United Arab Emirates

13.

France

28.

Norway

43.

United Kingdom

14.

Germany

29.

Oman

44.

United States of America

15.

Hong Kong

30.

Peru

45.

Vietnam

This type of permission cannot be extended, transferred or converted to any other kind of visa; nor can it be used as a working permit.

Customs
Customs allows on entry a maximum of one litre of alcoholic liquor, 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 100 grams of tobacco and reasonable amount of perfume per adult. Wine and liquor are available only in hotels. Beer on the other hand is produced locally, is widely available in restaurants, grocery stores and street kiosks.

Cameras, video cameras, portable radio, cassette recorders, binoculars, and sports equipment are admitted provided for personal use. Prohibited items include firearms, illegal drugs, pornography, and transceivers. The Censor Board of Indonesia should screen any films, pre-recorded videotapes, VCD or DVD’s before importing. Penalties for drug smuggling are severe.

There is no restriction on import or export for foreign currencies and Traveler’s cheques, however, the import and export of Indonesian currency exceeding Rp. 100,000,000.- is prohibited.