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Information for foreign journalists

Editor/Journalist of Foreign Media (print/electronic) i.e. newspapers, magazines, news agencies, radio/television as well as film producers including a journalist coverage/visit/assignment to Indonesia should apply permit from the Government of Indonesia.

Application may be sent through the media representative in Indonesia to the Directorate of Information and Media, Department of foreign Affairs, or application may be sent to the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Oslo. The Embassy will give response of the application if an approval has been received from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Directorate General of Immigration.

A foreign media correspondent accredited to Indonesia requires a permit from Directorate of Information and Media, Ministry of foreign Affairs; Ministry of Labor Affairs; Directorate General of Immigration, Ministry of Justice and Human Rights. The media representative in Indonesia has to contact the above offices to obtain a permit for a media correspondent assigned in Indonesia. The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Oslo will issue a visa after having an approval from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Directorate General of Immigration.

Requirements for the application to conduct a coverage/journalist visit to Indonesia can be found at following link:

http://indonesia-oslo.no/journalist-visa/