“There are two options for the applicant of telex visa to submit the application. First is application by guarantor, and the second is application by foreigner.”
Telex Vitas is a document that sent from the Directorate General of Immigration to one of embassies/consulates abroad which is released upon approval of Visa.
This Visa approval is the necessary documents for foreigners who will take the visa in embassies/consulate that has been chosen as the place of issuing visa.
There are two options for the applicant of telex visa to submit the application. First is application by guarantor, and the second is application by foreigner. Below, we will explain 5 essential steps for submit and claiming telex vitas for each options.
Options 1: application by guarantor. In this option, telex vitas filed in Indonesia by the sponsor of the foreigners who will enter the territory of Indonesia in Directorate General of Immigration.
After submitting the application, the guarantor should made payment for the telex. After wait for the queue, the guarantor will obtain a copy of visa approval letter. Meanwhile, another copy will be sent to embassy or consulates that has been chosen.
From this step, it turns the foreigner to process the claiming of the telex vitas. The foreigner comes to the chosen embassy or consulate to proceed the visa issued with made a payment of visa. The foreigner may proceed to entry Indonesian territory.
Option 2: application by foreigner. In this option, the foreigner made the application of telex visa for itself in embassy/consulate in home country.
The foreigner also made a payment of telex by itself. After this step completed, Country representative (embassy or consulate) forwarding application to Directorate General of Immigration for approval (for non-nationality, stateless, multiple visa).
Different with the first option, this option may takes more time to issued visa, because of the distribution of application. However, when visa approval granted, the embassy/consulate will issue visa.
The foreigner proceed the visa issue in embassy or consulate and made the mandatory visa payment there.
Please be informed that once an applicant had obtained their visa, they may proceed to legitimately entering Indonesian territory.