INDONESIA – Change to Validity of RPTKA

Effective 10 December 2018, an RPTKA can only be valid for up to two years initially, rather than five as previously.

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INDONESIA – Change to Validity of RPTKA

This news alert was prepared using information provided by PNB Immigration Law Firm.

INDONESIA – Changes to Work Immigration Rules Take Effect

On 1 November 2018, Regulation 10/2018 of the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) took effect.

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INDONESIA – Changes to Work Immigration Rules Take Effect

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INDONESIA – Further Details of Upcoming Regulations for Hiring Foreign Workers

Further details are now available of the new regulations for hiring foreign workers (see our previous alert here).

The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has published Regulation No. 10/2018, but there the Directorate General of Immigration has not yet published its new regulations, and there is still no implementation date for the new system.

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INDONESIA – Upcoming Regulations for Hiring Foreign Workers

Effective 29 June 2018, the government of Indonesia has issued new regulations for hiring foreign workers.

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INDONESIA – Upcoming Regulations for Hiring Foreign Workers

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INDONESIA – Simplified Work Permit Application Process for Oil and Gas Companies

Effective immediately, oil and gas companies that intend to hire foreign workers in Indonesia no longer require RPTKA (request for approval to hire foreign workers) or IMTA (work permit) recommendation letters from the Directorate General of Oil and Gas (“Dirjen MIGAS”) and can now apply for a work permit directly at the Ministry of Manpower.

This change should significantly decrease processing times for work permits in the oil and gas sector.

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INDONESIA – New Regulations for Work and Residence Permit Renewals

The Immigration Office has announced new rules for renewing work permits (IMTA) and residence permits (KITAS), including a new three-month interim KITAS which must be obtained while the IMTA renewal application is being processed.

There is also a change to the validity period of a KITAS.

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INDONESIA – New Regulations for Work and Residence Permit Renewals

This news alert was prepared using information provided by PNB Immigration Law Firm.