KITAP is a permanent stay permit which allows the recipient to stay in Indonesia for 5 years, not everyone can apply for a permanent residence visa in Indonesia.

Candidates who are eligible for the KITAP are:

1. Foreigner with Indonesian husband/wife
2. Foreign investors, directors or commissioners in Indonesian companies ( PT PMA )
3. Foreigners who want to retire in Indonesia
4. Indonesians who wish to regain their citizenship