The Legal Framework for Arbitration

General Information

  • UNCITRAL Model-Law based: No

  • Legal Provisions: Law No. 30 of 1999 Concerning Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution. 

Arbitral Institutions

  • BANI Arbitration Center

  • Indonesian Capital Market Arbitration Board (BAPMI)

  • Shariah National Arbitration Body (BASYARNAS)

Multilateral Conventions

  • New York Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 7 October 1981); reservations: Pursuant to the provision of article I (3) of the Convention, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia declares that it will apply the Convention on the basis of reciprocity, to the recognition and enforcement of awards made only in the territory of another Contracting State, and that it will apply the Convention only to differences arising out of legal relationships, whether contractual or not, which are considered as commercial under the Indonesian Law.

  • ICSID Convention: Yes (ratification/accession: 28 September 1968).

  • Energy Charter Treaty: No.


Last updated February 2019