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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.

OFFICIAL NOTICE Dear Foreign Researchers with the intent to conduct research in Indonesia, this is to inform you that is officially closed.

Based on the Decree of Chairman of BRIN No. 65/HK/2022 on Research Ethical Clearance, application of foreign research permit is part of the ethical clearance. BRIN is now open the services through

Research proposals which are in the process of applying for a research permit prior to the enactment of this Decree OR have been approved through the previous procedure but not yet received a Letter of Research Permit must comply with the new provision of this regulation.

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us through

Thank You
Jakarta, March 2022

Tri Sundari, S.Si. Apt., MHS
Acting Director of Management for Research
and Innovation Permit and Scientific Authorities

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Foreign Research Permit Division
National Research and Innovation Agency
BPPT 2nd Building, 20th Floor
Jl. MH. Thamrin 8 Jakarta
Phone (+62) 21 3169777, 3169797, 3169787
Fax. (+62) 21 3189810