Quick Guide to Foreign Individual Direct Ownership of a Landed House in Indonesia

Quick Guide to Foreign Individual Direct Ownership of a Landed House in Indonesia  What type of property in Indonesia can be directly owned by a foreign individual?  A foreign individual who is a resident in Indonesia can directly own a residential home under Hak Pakai (Usage Rights) title. The Hak Pakai (Usage Rights) property can be either a landed house or an apartment. The Hak Pakai (Usage Rights) […]

Quick Guide to Foreign Individual Direct Ownership of an Apartment in Indonesia

Quick Guide to Foreign Individual Direct Ownership of an Apartment in Indonesia  What type of property in Indonesia can be directly owned by a foreign individual?  A foreign individual who is a resident in Indonesia can directly own a residential home under Hak Pakai (Usage Rights) title. The Hak Pakai (Usage Rights) property can be either a landed house or an apartment. The Hak […]

Quick Guide to Prenuptial Agreements for an Indonesian and Foreigner Couple

Quick Guide to Prenuptial Agreements for an Indonesian and Foreigner Couple  What is a prenuptial agreement?  A prenuptial agreement is made prior to a couple getting married. It is an agreement to keep prior ownership of certain assets separate during the marriage. The prenuptial agreement can also keep the ownership of new property separate during the marriage […]

Quick Guide to Postnuptial Agreements for an Indonesian and Foreigner Couple

Quick Guide to Postnuptial Agreements for an Indonesian and Foreigner Couple  What is a postnuptial agreement?  A postnuptial agreement is made after a couple has been married. It is a way to expressly state that the Indonesian spouse maintains the right to own certain shares and property, and to separate property ownership. In 2015, the Constitutional Court […]

Quick Guide for Foreign Investors Establishing a Business in Indonesia

Quick Guide for Foreign Investors Establishing a Business in Indonesia What kind of legal entity must be established by a foreigner who wants to invest in Indonesia?  A foreign investor who wants to own a business in Indonesia must establish a foreign investment limited liability company. This is referred to as a PT PMA (Perseroan Terbatas Penanaman Modal Asing).  How is a […]

Quick Guide to Property Ownership by PT PMA

Quick Guide to Property Ownership by a Foreign Investment Company (PT PMA) in Indonesia How can Indonesian property be owned by a foreign investment company (PT PMA)? By using a foreign corporate ownership model, a foreigner owns shares in a limited liability company that has been approved for foreign investment, what is referred to as a PT PMA. Then, the […]