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Henrik Olsen

Living in Jakarta, from Norway

"I was amazed how many other members in Jakarta share the same interests as me. And some of them come from Norway, too ! "

Megan Turner

Living in Jakarta, from USA

"It's a really helpful site: Via InterNations, we found an international playgroup for our kids (6 and 8 years old) here in Jakarta."

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InterNations - a trusted Network & Guide for Expats in Jakarta

  • Build up valuable contacts with like-minded Jakarta expats
  • Find reliable information and trustworthy tips about the expat life in Jakarta
  • Join top-class InterNations events to meet fellow expatriates in town

Make the most of living and working in Jakarta

Expat living in Jakarta raises plenty of questions, for instance: ʺWhat are the requirements from Indonesian authorities to get a residence permit?”, ʺIs it difficult for expat spouses to find employment?ʺ, or ”Who can recommend doctors and dentists in town?”

Finding all this expat information about living and working in Jakarta takes a lot of time. Our Jakarta expat guide is there to make your relocation to Jakarta as easy as possible. Starting with education and children to information about local infrastructure, the guide covers all the different aspects of expat life in Jakarta.

Are you curious about expatriate living outside Jakarta? Then read more about our various expat guides, such as living in Santiago de Chile or live in Baghdad!

Jakarta Expat Locations

NIP AND DRAM

NIP AND DRAM

Restaurants & Nightlife

Whats New Jakarta

Whats New Jakarta

Expat Institutions & Clubs

D´Consulate

D´Consulate

Restaurants & Nightlife

El Asador

El Asador

Restaurants & Nightlife

Your Family's Essential Guide to Jakarta

Your Family's Essential Guide to Jakarta

Expat Institutions & Clubs

Oktober Feast

Oktober Feast

Restaurants & Nightlife

Entrada Resto Bar

Entrada Resto Bar

Restaurants & Nightlife

Downtown Bistro

Downtown Bistro

Restaurants & Nightlife

Information on the Expat Life in Jakarta

Are you looking specifically for car rental agencies in town or the Dutch consulates in Indonesia? In addition to our expat guide, the expat directory for Jakarta provides you with listings of all expatriate-relevant locations and relocation services in Jakarta. Furthermore, you might want to also consider our Jakarta expats forum to receive first hand information from your fellow expats.

Simply become a member of InterNations Jakarta and you’ll be warmly received with a friendly Selamat siang among our expats living and working in Jakarta.

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