SOCIAL-CULTURAL VISA

        

       A single entry Social-Cultural Visa is granted for those who will conduct social-cultural activities (e.g. family gathering, education, sports, etc.) in Indonesia for a duration of up to 6 (six) months. The applicant must have a valid sponsor (company or individual) in Indonesia and must have the requirements listed below.

       Social-Cultural Visa is valid if presented within 3 (three) months from the date of issuance and could be extended in Indonesia or converted into a Temporary Stay Visa.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. An application form must be completed in duplicate with two passport sized photographs (2x2 inch)
  2. Passport must be valid for at least 6 (six) months after the date of entry.
  3. A cover letter from an Australian sponsor (e.g. the employer, education institution, etc.) and/or a similar letter from the individual/institution (with company letterhead) in Indonesia explaining the position of the applicant, the purpose of visit and duration of stay. If deemed necessary, a form guarantee on the availability of funds to cover living expenses while in Indonesia.
  4. A copy of the sponsor's legitimate and valid Indonesian ID card and/or passport (for individual sponsor).
  5. A single entry Social-Cultural Visa will be issued for up to 6 (six) months. A visa fee of A$ 60.00 is required and made payable only in a form of money order or company cheque to the Indonesian Embassy. Cash, personal cheque, or credit card payments will not be accepted.
  6. A copy of return trip airline ticket (itinerary) from the travel agent.
  7. It requires at least 3 (three) working days to process the visa since the receipt of application and has been declared complete by the Embassy.
  8. Please note that payment of the visa administration fee does not guarantee that the application will be successful. Therefore, there will be no refund of payment on unsuccessful applications; and
  9. For those who wish to apply to the Indonesian Embassy in Canberra using postal mail, please send all of the required documents, including passport and return-paid envelope with completed return address (registered post or express post) to our postal address

 


Embassy of Indonesia, Canberra - Australia