Limited Stay Visa

  • Post last modified:November 7, 2021
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Limited Stay Visa

(During the pandemic, there are some adjustments on visa policy, please check this link for further information)

Limited Stay Visa is good for visit purpose of:

Employment (Visa Index C312)

  1. as professional expert;
  2. to join or perform duty on a watercraft or installation operating in Indonesian maritime territory;
  3. to perform duty for religious matters;
  4. to perform professional duty with payment rights (examples, but not limited to: entertainment, lawyer, consultant, merchant, professional athlete);
  5. in motion pictures production for commercial purposes (Must attach endorsement/approval letter from respective authorities in Indonesia);
  6. to supervise production quality control;
  7. to perform inspection or audit;
  8. to hold art/cultural performance and entertainment spectacle;
  9. to hold professional sport event;
  10. to undergo work probation.


  1. conducting foreign investment (Visa Index C313 or C314);
  2. attending training (Visa Index C315);
  3. conducting research (Visa Index C315);
  4. attending to educational institution (student) (Visa Index C316);
  5. family reunion (Visa Index C317);
  6. repatriation (Visa Index C318);
  7. retirement (Visa Index C319).


  1. Authorization/Approval letter from Directorate General of Immigration, Indonesia.
  2. Completed and printed visa application form
  3. Valid nationality passport (copy and original) that has at least 3 blank visa pages:
    • with minimum 12 months prior to expiration on the date of arrival for 6 months Limited Stay Visa;
    • with minimum 18 months prior to expiration on the date of arrival for 1 year Limited Stay Visa;
    • with minimum 30 months prior to expiration on the date of arrival for 2 years Limited Stay Visa.
  4. 1 colored 4×6 photographs with white background, maximum 6 months old.
  5. Flight ticket reservation.
  6. Copy of hotel reservation or proof of accommodation stating clear address.
  7. ID card Belgium/Luxembourg.


€150 (non-refundable)

Process time

2 – 3 working days.


  • Limited Stay Visa must be authorised by Directorate General of Immigration.
  • Sponsor in Indonesia is encouraged to submit online application for visa authorization/approval letter from Directorate General of Immigration through (link).
  • For Employment Visa Index C312, your sponsor in Indonesia must initiate the process by obtaining RPTKA (Rencana Penggunaan TKA/Expatriate Placement Plan) through this link. (
  • For conducting research Visa Index C315, you must initiate the process by obtaining research permit through this link. (
  • Hand in and submit your application in person to the Embassy according to your appointment schedule.
  • Visa does not guarantee entry to Indonesia. Clearance remains the authority of Immigration officials.
  • Limited Stay Visa holder should report to the nearest Immigration Office within 30 days from arrival date to obtain a Limited Stay Permit Card (KITAS = Kartu Izin Tinggal Sementara).
  • For Online Stay Permit Application please visit here.
  • Further information please visit Indonesian Immigration website here.
  • Information for all types of visa, please visit Matriks Visa Republik Indonesia (in Bahasa Indonesia).