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Welcome to the Online Foreign Research Permit Application!

Researcher(s) from other countries are welcome to carry out research in Indonesia. In accordance with the Indonesian regulation (Govt. Regulation no. 41/ 2006), all foreign researchers doing research activities in Indonesia must obtain an official permit from the Indonesian authority in advanced.
In order to improve our service and support foreign researchers working with Indonesian counterparts, Indonesia Ministry of Research and Technology has launched a full-online system through this site ( for all required procedures. All procedures and communication have to be done online, including the application form, uploading all necessary documents and the later reports as well. The Secretariat of Foreign Research Permit will take care all procedures required to obtain an official permit and subsequent stuff thereafter.

News Update Dear Researchers,
As of January 1st, 2017 for payment of the Research Permit Fee should be transferred to :

Mandiri Bank Account No. 103 000 661 222 6
BPN 088 Ditjen Penguatan Risbang
Directorate General of Strengthening for Research and Development
Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education

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Foreign Research Permit Division
Ministry of Research, Technology, and Higher Education
BPPT 2nd Building, 20th Floor
Jl. MH. Thamrin 8 Jakarta
Phone (+62) 21 3169777, 3169797, 3169787
Fax. (+62) 21 3189810