“Please note that after expiration date of the Telex Vitas and foreigner is still unable to enter Indonesia, the mentioned visa will automatically cancelled and must re-apply their application with the same process as previously. “
Telex visa is an approval by the Directorate General of Immigration to the Indonesian Embassy in all over the world to issue visa for the foreigner. The Directorate sends its approval by telex, that is why it’s called as telex visa.
In the context of working visa, The Directorate General will only approve telex visa if the Indonesian Sponsor Company and foreign worker have holds all of the required documents from Indonesian Ministry of Manpower (MOM).
Further, once the approval has been issued by the Directorate General of Immigration, the foreigner will claimed the mentioned visa at the designated Indonesian Embassy or Diplomatic Consular, and then the foreigner can use it to enter Indonesia.
Telex visa is only valid for two months. For the ilustration, if the telex visa has been approved in 1 January, and then the foreigner only have two months (until 1 March) to claim the telex visa from Indonesian Embassy that has been chosen. If the foreigner claims in 10 February, and get the telex visa two days later (in 12 February), the foreigner has two months period to enter Indonesia.
In other words, the foreigner should come to Indonesia no longer than in 12 April. After entering in Indonesia, foreigner should transform the telex visa into KITAS within a month period.
Please note that after expiration date of the Telex Vitas and foreigner is still unable to enter Indonesia, the mentioned visa will automatically cancelled and must re-apply their application with the same process as previously.
Keywords: Telex, Visa, Business visa, KITAS, Indonesian Visa, Foreign Worker, SEBV, MEVB,
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