ARMA Update

Implication of Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic against Indonesian Businesses (Volume 6) – Updates on Stay Permit for Foreign Workers


On 10 July 2020, Directorate General of Immigration issued the Circular Decree No. IMI-GR.01.01-1102 Year 2020 dated 10 July 2020 on Services for Stay Permit in New Normal (“Circular 10 July”), supplemented by Letter of Emphasize on the Circular Decree 10 July on 22 July 2020 and updated by the Circular Decree No. IMI-GR.01.01-4497 Year 2020 dated 18 September 2020 as to provide details on the current policy dealing with New Normal Policy in Indonesia.

The Circular 10 July particularly address the issue on Stay Permit for foreigners. Since the beginning of the Covid-19 outbreak, the Government granted Emergency Stay Permit (Izin Tinggal Keadaan Terpaksa) for foreigners both for those who entered Indonesia since 1 January 2020 and those who have status as overstayer which came prior to 1 January 2020. In this ARMA Update, we provide the summary of the latest policy from DGI for a better understanding on the status of Temporary Stay Permit (Izin Tinggal Terbatas), Permanent Stay Permit (Izin Tinggal Tetap), Visiting Stay Permit (Izin Tinggal Kunjungan), and Reentry Permit (Izin Masuk Kembali).

ARMA Law provides a client update regarding this regulation both in English [here] and Bahasa Indonesia [here].


Implikasi Pandemi Coronavirus (Covid-19) Terhadap Bisnis di Indonesia (Volume 6) General Corporate – Pembaharuan Terhadap Izin Tinggal bagi Pekerja Asing

Pada tanggal 10 Juli 2020, Direktorat Jenderal Keimigrasian mengeluarkan Surat Edaran No. IMI.GR.01.01-1102 Tahun 2020 tertanggal 10 Juli 2020 tentang Layanan Izin Tinggal Keimigrasian Dalam Tatanan Kenormalan Baru (“SE 10 Juli”), Surat Penegasan SE 10 Juli tertanggal 22 Juli 2020 dan Surat Edaran No. IMI-GR.01.01-4497 Tahun 2020 tertanggal 18 September 2020 dalam rangka memberikan informasi lebih lanjut tentang kebijakan dalam masa Kenormalan Baru di Indonesia.

SE 10 Juli secara khusus memberikan panduan mengenai Izin Tinggal bagi warga negara asing. Sejak awal pandemi Covid-19, Pemerintah telah memberikan Izin Tinggal Keadaan Terpaksa bagi WNA baik bagi mereka yang memasuki wilayah Indonesia sejak tanggal 1 Januari 2020 dan juga bagi yang sudah tinggal di wilayah Indonesia sebelum tanggal 1 Januari 2020. Oleh karena itu, ARMA Update ini akan memberikan ringkasan terkait dengan kebijakan dari Dirjen Imigrasi untuk dapat memahami status Izin Tinggal Terbatas, Izin Tinggal Tetap, Izin Tinggal Kunjungan dan Izin Masuk Kembali.

ARMA Law menyediakan client update terkait dengan peraturan tersebut dalam bahasa Inggris [di sini], bahasa Indonesia [di sini].


This client update is the property of ARMA Law and intended for providing general information and should not be treated as legal advice, nor shall it be relied upon by any party for any circumstance. ARMA Law has no intention to provide a specific legal advice with regard to this client update.

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