How to apply a China Visa


1.Valid & original passport with at least one blank visa page and valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of application

2.One complete filled out Visa Application Form with one passport photo (only color photo with light background like light blue and white is acceptable). US passport holder needs two photos and two Application Forms.

3. An applicant born in China who is applying for a Chinese visa with his or her new foreign passport is required to submit his or her Chinese passport .

The visa application form shall be filled out completely, correctly and legibly, otherwise this can cause a delay in processing or the refusal of the requested visa.

How to apply

1.You must come to the visa office of the Chinese Embassy or Consulate -General in the consular jurisdiction in which you live to submit the application; or

2. If you cannot come in person, you may entrust someone else or a travel/visa agent to come to the visa office of the Chinese Embassy or Consulate -General in the consular jurisdiction in which you live for the application process.

No visa application can be done through mail. No appointment is required.

If the visa application form is not filled out completely, correctly and legibly, this can cause a delay in processing or the denial of visa.

Visa processing time

The regular processing time is 4 working days. Same day pickup requires express service and is charged for additional fee of RP 300,000. (applications presented before 11:30am may be picked up between 3:00pm-4:00pm on the same day, the air ticket for the same day or the next day is needed). Next or Third day pickup will be charged for additional fee of RP 200,000.

Please pay by cash(Indonesia RP) when collect visa.

Visa Validity and Duration of Stay

Usually the validity of a Single Entry or Double Entry “L” visa is 90 days or 180 days from the date of issue. This means the holder of the visa shall enter China no later than 90 days or 180 days from the date of issue, otherwise the visa is expired and is null and void. The duration of stay of a “L” visa is 30 days, which means the holder of the visa may stay in China for up to 30 days from the date of entry. The visa officer may extend the Duration of Stay if the applicant needs and requests a stay in China for more than 30 days.

Additional information

Any person suffering from a mental disorder, leprosy, AIDS, hepatitis, venereal diseases, contagious tuberculosis or other such infectious diseases shall not be permitted to enter China.

Chinese Visa Application Form Dowload Here(in PDF form)

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How to apply for a UK Visa

Where can I get information?

The UK Border Agency and the British Embassy/ Consulate General in Jakarta work in partnership with a commercial organisation, PT VFS Services Indonesia.

You can find out whether you need a visa and how to apply through PT VFS Services Indonesia website:  PT VFS Services Indonesia also provides information through an e-mail and telephone enquiry service, the number is  (021) 5140 1583/ (021) 5140 1584, or email to  All the information provided is supplied and approved by the UK Border Agency.

Do I have to pay?

No, all information is provided free of charge in Indonesia

Where can I get advice?

PT VFS Services Indonesia and its staff cannot give you advice on how to complete your application, or what type of visa you should apply for.   If you need help with your application or advice about the UK’s immigration rules and requirements, you should seek advice from a qualified immigration adviser. In the UK these are immigration advisers regulated by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner or legally qualified professionals regulated by designated professional bodies.  Their websites are:

How do I submit my application?

PT VFS Services Indonesia manages the Visa Application Centre in Jakarta, where you should submit your application and your biometric fingerscans.

All persons (except as stated below) applying for UK visas must apply in person at the UK Visa Application Centre (PT VFS Services Indonesia), Lt. 22, Zone B, Plaza Asia/ABDA, Jl. Jenderal Sudirman, Kav 59, Jakarta 12190. All visa applicants must be present at the Application Centre when making their application to have their fingerprints and digital photographs taken.

Children under the age of 5, applicants for Certificates of Entitlement to the Right of Abode, and applicants for British Overseas Territories or Commonwealth visas, do NOT need to apply in person.

Please see the Visa Application Centre website for opening hours and more details:

Who decides whether I will get a visa?

UK Border Agency staff will process and decide your visa application. PT VFS Services Indonesia and its staff play no part in the outcome of your visa application. They cannot influence it in any way. If any member of staff employed by PT VFS Services Indonesia say they can influence your application, you should tell the British Embassy/ Consulate General immediately.

Service standards – complaints and compliments

The UK Border Agency aims to offer a fair and professional service to all our customers. We welcome feedback it helps us to see where we need to improve

If you have any comments, or are concerned about the standard of service you received, please let us know. We investigate all complaints fully and will send you a reply within 20 working days

• If you wish to complain about the service you received from the UK Border Agency at this Embassy/Consulate General, please address your complaint to the Entry Clearance Manager at the British Consulate General, UK Border Agency (Visa Services), Deutsche Bank Building 19th Floor, Jakarta 10310 or by e-mail : .

• If you wish to complain about the service you received from PT VFS Services Indonesia, you may submit it direct to their website, in person, or to the Entry Clearance Manager above.

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Australian Embassy in Indonesia

Applying for a visa

The Australian Embassy has an arrangement with the Australian Visa Application Centre (AVAC) to accept visa applications on their behalf. The AVAC has offices in Jakarta and Bali at:

Australian Visa Application Centre – Jakarta

Level 22, Plaza Asia
Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 59
Jakarta Selatan – 12960
(Opposite Pintu 1/Gate 1 Senayan)
Enquiry helpline: (021) 5140 1590-91
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 4 pm – Monday to Friday

Australian Visa Application Centre – Bali

Perkantoran Duta Wijaya, Unit 12
Jl. Raya Puputan, Renon
Denpasar, BALI – 80225
Enquiry helpline: (0361) 264958
Opening hours: 8.30 am to 4 pm – Monday to Friday

The AVAC provides the following benefits:

  • You can lodge your application in person and receive basic visa information from staff
  • No appointment required
  • Extended counter hours
  • Courier option
  • Parking and close proximity to public transport
  • Tracking of your passports

A fee of Rp 150,000 per passport is charged for this service. This is in addition to the visa application charge required by the Australian Embassy Immigration Section to process your visa application.

AVAC also offers a courier option if you live outside Jakarta and Bali or do not wish to lodge in person. For more information about this service, fees charged, contact details, office location and office hours, see:

You can also lodge your visa applications using a registered migration agent, travel agent or student education agent who will forward your visa application to the Australian Embassy on your behalf. Alternatively, you can arrange to courier or mail your application direct to the Embassy at:

Immigration Section
Australian Embassy
Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said Kav C15-16
Jakarta Selatan 12940

Applications lodged by courier and mail must be in a sealed envelope and be clearly addressed to the Immigration Section. Delivery is 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Applications must include a pre-paid return envelope clearly stating the return delivery address.

Your application should clearly state the full name, Kartu Tanda Penduduk (KTP) number and contact details of the person you authorise to collect your passport/ documents after your application has been finalised (see below about asking a friend or relative to check the status of your application).

Access to the Australian Embassy Immigration Section is by appointment only. If you wish to lodge your visa application in person, you must make an appointment to do this before visiting the visa office. Appointments can be made by emailing Please note that due to the high demand for appointments it may be two weeks before an appointment can be scheduled.

The decision on your visa is made by immigration staff at the Australian Embassy or Consulate in Bali and not by AVAC or other agency staff.

Visa Application Charges

All visa application charges are listed on the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) website at:

At 1 July 2008, visa and citizenship application charges are:

  • Visitor and Business visitors – Rp 910,000.
  • Family Migration – Rp 12,910,000.
  • Student – Rp 4,090,000
  • Temporary Residence – Rp 2,270,000.
  • Resident Return Visa – Rp 2,180,000.
  • Re-evidence of a Resident Return Visa – Rp 910,000.
  • Registration of Citizenship by Descent – Rp 1.000,000

These visa application charges can change regularly. For your application to be valid we need to receive the charge that is applicable on the day you lodge your application. Ensure that you have the most current information by visiting before lodging your application.

Payment Methods

Cash – Payment can be made in cash (Rupiah only).

Credit Card – Credit Card – Visa and Master Card are accepted. A 3% merchant charge will be charged to the applicants using the credit card option.

Bank Transfer – Payment can be made by bank transfer to an AVAC account at Standard Chartered Bank. Please contact AVAC for further information.

Bank cheque – Payment can be made by bank cheque. Please make the bank cheque payable in Rupiah to the Australian Embassy. Please include a cash amount of Rp 50,000 for bank cheque clearance fee for bank cheques purchased outside Jakarta.

Payment in Australia – If you have a sponsor or relative in Australia, they may pay the visa application charge on your behalf at the nearest DIAC office in Australia. They can then send the receipt to you – which you can submit with your visa application.

Application forms, information sheets and booklets

Information on the following visas:

  • Visitors
    Tourists, working holiday makers, people visiting family or friends, people visiting Australia on business.
  • Students
    People studying or seeking study, training, or skills development in Australia. Some education agents can lodge your student visa application electronically. See: eVisa Agents
  • Workers
    Professionals and other skilled workers seeking work or business in Australia.
  • Migrants
    People moving permanently to Australia or returning from overseas.

Further information on services provided by the Department is available on the DIAC website at You can also download printable application forms, information sheets and booklets free of charge from this site.

Important notice for visa applicants

Clients need to disclose information about all previous visa applications. Providing false or misleading information in an application may mean that your application is refused.

Your application should be complete at time of lodgement so that your application is finalised as quickly as possible. Checklists are provided for each visa type to assist you. Please note that a decision may be made on your application based on the information that you provide with your application.

Do not send original documents with your application unless requested to do so by the visa office. Please ensure that all copies of documents you provide are certified and an English translation provided if in another language, including Bahasa Indonesia.

In some case, you may be asked to provide more documents or information about your particular circumstances after you lodge your application. The visa officer will contact you should this occur.

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Japan Visa

The Japan Visa

Visas were a recommendation that was given to the foreign citizen to be able to enter the Japanese country and not meant absolute permission or the guarantee to be able to enter the Japanese country. The last decision to be able to enter or not the Japanese country will be given by the Japanese Immigration side when landing in Japan.

Type of Visas

  1. Visa for family visit

  2. Visa  for Tourist Visit
  3. Visa for Business

  4. Special Visa ( Student Visa / Labour Visa / Training Visa )
  5. Visa Transit

For the other request of kind visas, please contacted the Japanese Consulate General (or the Visa Part) in the territory yurisdiksi respectively.

WORKING HOURS at Japan Consulate

Monday – Friday , ( except Indonesian and Japan holidays )
Visa Application  : pk. 08:30 – 12:00
Pick the Paspor Up : pk. 13:30 – 15:00


Visa Charge ( Eff 1 April 2008)

Single Visa Rp 250.000
Multiple Visa Rp 500.000
Transit Visa Rp  58.000

Syarat-Syarat Pembuatan VISA

Penting :

Syarat-syarat pembuatan Visa Sewaktu-waktu dapat berubah sesuai dengan permintaan dari pihak Kedutaan dan wajib di penuhi.


Paspor min. masa berlaku 6 bulan dan paspor lama
Pas foto 4×6 cm ( 2 lembar ) terbaru berwarna dengan latar belakang putih
Surat Sponsor dari perusahaan tempat bekerja dan surat ijin suami/istri bila hanya salah satu yang berangkat.
Untuk anak berangkat sendiri tanpa orang tua harus melampirkan surat ijin orangtua (harus ditandatangai ayah dan ibu) serta copy KTP ortu
Copy SIUP dan NPWP
Untuk anak yang masih sekolah diminta surat keterangan dari sekolah atau copy kartu pelajar yang masih berlaku
Bukti keuangan 3 bulan terakhir dari ybs, kecuali dalam rangka bisnis dapat melampirkan bukti keuangan perusahaan (min. jumlah nomimal rata-rata Rp. 40 juta per orang)
Copy kartu keluarga atau akte nikah
Apabila ada anak/saudara yang dikunjungi di Aussie harus melampirkan copy visa dan paspor orang tersebut dan copy surat-surat yang membuktikan hubungan antara pax dengan yang dikunjungi tsb.
Apabila pihak pengundang di Aussie menanggung biaya finansial, akomodasi atau lainnya maka proses pengajuan aplikasi visa adalah sbb: Pihak pengundang harus mengajukan aplikasi di Imigrasi Aussie (DIMC), setelah ada konfirmasi dari pihak imigrasi tersebut maka Pihak yang akan mengajukan visa (yang di Jakarta) baru dapat mengajukan aplikasi visa di Kedutaan Aussie Jakarta disertai konfirmasi dari Imigrasi tsb.
Pax umur 70 tahun keatas (dihitung berdasarkan tahun lahir) diperlukan asuransi dan surat keterangan sehat dari Dokter yang ditunjuk oleh kedutaan
Surat undangan dari Australia apabila dalam rangka bisnis dan untuk bisnis diatas 1 bulan diperlukan Rontgen
Isi form aplikasi
Untuk saat ini aplikasi visa Australia hanya bisa lewat konsultan yang ditunjuk oleh Kedutaan. (VFS )
Untuk formulir aplikasi bisa didownload di /
Untuk aplikasi visa student dibutuhkan bukti penerimaan sekolah asli, copy ijazah terakhir, bukti pembayaran sekolah di Aussie dan medical check up.

2. JAPAN *

Kedutaan Jepang mempunyai beberapa konsulat di Indonesia yaitu Jakarta, Surabaya, Medan, Ujung Pandang. Setiap aplikasi harus mengajukan visanya sesuai wilayah dimana paspornya dikeluarkan.
Untuk Warganegara Asing pengajuan visa berdasarkan wilayah dimana KIMS atau KITAS dikeluarkan
Pembagian wilayah kerja konsulat Jepang adalah sbb:
– Konsulat Jakarta : Palembang, Bengkulu, Lampung, Jakarta, Bandung, Semarang, Yogyakarta, Pontianak, Palangkaraya
– Konsulat Surabaya : Surabaya, Banjarmasin, Samarinda, Denpasar, Mataram, Kupang
– Konsulat Ujung Pandang : Ujung Pandang, Palu, Kendari, Manado, Ambon, Jayapura
– Konsulat Medan : Banda Aceh, Medan, Padang, Pekanbaru, Jambi
– Paspor min.masa berlaku 6 bulan dan paspor lama
Foto 4,5x 4,5 cm (2 lbr) terbaru berwarna latar putih
Surat sponsor dari perusahaan tempat bekerja
Bukti keuangan 3 bulan terakhir dari ybs (berupa rekening koran atau buku tabungan dan kalau melampirkan keuangan berupa deposito maka asli bilyet deposito harus dilampirkan selain itu bukti rekening Koran maupun buku tabungan harus tetap dilampirkan)
Jadwal perjalanan selama di Jepang dan print out tiket pulang pergi
Copy KTP, KK, akte lahir dan akte nikah
Untuk visa bisnis harus ada surat undangan dari Jepang
Copy kartu pelajar atau surat keterangan sekolah untuk pelajar
Isi form aplikasi
Jika Warga Negara Asing harus melampirkan KIM’S atau KITA’S asli dan copy dan sudah memiliki exit-re-entry permit


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Definition of Visa


It was One of the document the trip that important took the form of the sticker or the stamp that was attached in your passport that had a function of permitting you to enter the country that published the sticker or the stamp. Without visas then you could not enter several countries officially..


1. Single-Entry Visa,

Single-Entry visas, Visas were published for one trip time in a country and the maximum how long was kept being printed in these visas. The example: for the trip 90 days were endless in a period of 6 months.

2. Double-Entry Visa,

The holder of these visas was permitted by 2 times to enter the country of the visas publisher. The example: 2 visit times where each visit 90 days were endless in a period of 6 months.

3. Multiple-Entry Visa,

The holder of visas was permitted repeatedly to enter the publisher’s country visa. generally the visas period of validity was longer than Single kind visas entry or Double entry, the example one year.

4. Transit Visa,

Given for them who only called in in a short time to this country of the visas publisher in their trip towards the other country. When putting forward Visa Transit pemohon visas must has had visas of the aim country that were meant. With this Visa Transit someone was permitted to enter the transit country during several times then.

5. Airport Transit Visas,

Given for them that only transit in the airport or the international port in this country of the visas publisher in order to move to the other aircraft that immediately will fly them to the destiny country. Mreka was not allowed ekluara from the international area in the airport or this port.

WHEN and HOW to Apply VISA

Best time arranged visas, when being arranged personally without using the intermediary’s service, was in the morning. Several embassies restricted the number of applications each day, now the other embassy not. Generally the consulate began to be opened struck 8 days to the day. To more was convinced you better telephone more previously. The Anda appearance when visiting to the consulate must be neat and polite, because of the visas request could was refused if your appearance was not neat


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11 countries and territories are eligible for a “Visa Free” facility

11 countries and territories are eligible for a “Visa Free” facility. Those holding valid passports from the following countries will be granted a non-extendable 30-day Visa-Free Short Visit Permit upon arrival at an Indonesian international gateway without charge:

  1. Brunei Darussalam

  2. Chile

  3. Hong Kong SAR

  4. Macau SAR

  5. Malaysia

  6. Morocco

  7. Peru

  8. Philippines

  9. Thailand

  10. Vietnam

  11. Singapore

Others nationals that not granted with either visa on arrival favor nor visa free favor from Indonesia government may apply for tourist visa at Indonesia embassy abroad.

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