Cost Of Doing Business

Cost of doing business in Indonesia sources from Doing Business Report 2014, a study elaborated by the World Bank Group to measure the costs to firms of business regkengulations and their enforcement across 185 economies and selected cities at the subnational and regional level.

To have perspectives on business related regulations and cost upon doing business in Indonesia, please visit Ease of Doing Business in Indonesia 2014.

Office Lease Cost
Building in Jakarta Lease Cost (m2/month) Lease Cost (m2/month)
Arthaloka RC : Rp 80,000 SC : Rp 50,000
Axa Tower RC : $ 23 SC : $ 4.5
BRI II RC + SC : $ 14
Chase Plaza RC + SC : Rp 160,000
Surya RC : Rp 70,000 SC : Rp 30,000
Graha MIK RC : Rp 95,000 SC : Rp 60,000
Graha Niaga RC : Rp 120,000 SC : $ 6.25
Graha Paramita RC : $ 9 SC : Rp 23,000
Great River Plaza RC + SC : Rp 150,0000
ICBC RC + SC : Rp 110,000
Mayapada Tower RC : Rp 90,000 SC : Rp 60,000
Menara Imperium RC : Rp 90,000 SC : Rp 15,000
Menara Prima RC : Rp 125,000 SC : Rp 35,000
Mid Plaza RC : $ 14.5 SC : $ 8.25
Patra Jasa Office Tower RC : Rp 85,000 SC : Rp 45,000
Plaza Asia RC + SC : Rp 180,000
Plaza PP RC + SC : Rp 105,000
Sudirman Plaza RC : $ 22 SC : $ 4
Ventura Building RC : Rp 85,000 SC : Rp 45,000
Wisma Bisnis Indonesia II RC + SC : Rp 80,000
Wisma Raharja RC : Rp 85,000 SC : Rp 55,000
Manpower Cost
Monthly Salary Average Based on Sector in Jakarta 2013 (Rp)
Electricity, Gas, and Water 2,350,000
Finance, Insurance, and Business 2,530,000
Mining and Drilling 2,350,000
Social Service 2,330,000
Transportation and Communication 2,420,000
Trade 2,350,000
Product Industry 2,574,000
Construction 2,530,000
Tourism 2,350,000
Average 2,420,444
Minimum Wage Per Month By Province (Rp/Month)
No Province 2013 2014
1 Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam 1,550,000 1,750,000
2 North Sumatera 1,375,000 1,505,850
3 West Sumatera 1,350,000 1,490,000
4 Riau 1,400,000 1,700,000
5 Riau Island 1,365,087 1,665,000
6 Jambi 1,300,000 1,502,230
7 South Sumatera 1,630,000 1,825,600
8 Bangka Belitung 1,265,000 1,640,000
9 Bengkulu 1,200,000 1,200,000
10 Lampung 1,150,000 1,399,037
11 West Java 850,000  
12 Central Java 830,000  
13 East Java 866,250  
14 DKI Jakarta 2,200,000 2,441,000
15 Banten 1,170,000 1,325,000
16 D.I.Yogyakarta 947,114  
17 Bali 1,181,000 1,542,600
18 West Kalimantan 1,060,000 1,380,000
19 Central Kalimantan 1,553,127 1,723,970
20 East Kalimantan 1,752,073 1,886,315
21 South Kalimantan 1,337,500 1,620,000
22 East Nusa Tenggara 1,010,000 1,150,000
23 West Nusa Tenggara 1,100,000 1,210,000
24 Maluku 1,275,000 1,415,000
25 North Maluku 1,200,622 1,440,746
26 Gorontalo 1,175,000 1,325,000
27 North Sulawesi 1,550,000 1,900,000
28 South Sulawesi 1,440,000 1,800,000
29 Central Sulawesi 995,000 1,250,000
30 South East Sulawesi 1,125,207 1,400,000
31 West Sulawesi 1,165,000 1,400,000
32 Papua 1,710,000 1,900,000
33 West Papua 1,720,000 1,870,000
Fuel Cost
Domestic Fuel Rp/Litre
I. Pertamax Plus      
Batam 9,600 9,300 9,300
UPS I 10,450 10,150 10,150
Riau 10,700 10,400 10,400
UPS III 9,750 9,450 9,450
Jakarta 9,550 9,150 9,150
Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Bekasi 9,650 9,250 9,250
UPS IV 9,800 9,500 9,500
UPS V 9,850 9,550 9,550
UPS VI      
Balikpapan 9,800 9,450 9,650
Samarinda 9,900 9,550 9,750
Pontianak 10,250 9,950 9,950
II.Pertamax/Bio Pertamax      
Batam 9,900 9,600 9,600
UPS I 10,100 9,700 9,700
UPS III 9,450 8,950 8,950
Jakarta 9,200 8,700 8,800
Bogor, Depok, Tangerang, Bekasi 9,300 8,800 8,800
UPS VI      
Balikpapan 9,800 9,450 9,650
Samarinda 9,900 9,550 9,750
Pontianak 10,000 9,650 9,650
III. Pertamina Dex SPBU      
UPS III 10,100 10,050 10,050
UPS IV/V 10,100 10,050 10,050
Fuel Retail Marketing Region IV (PPKB 5%) 12,350 12,300 12,300
Fuel Retail Marketing Region IV (PPKB 7%) 12,650 12,600 12,600
Water Tariff
Type of Subscriber Block and Usage Tariff per m3 (Rp)
0-10 m3 11-20 m3 >20
Type I 1,050 1,050 1,050
Type II 1,050 1,050 1,575
Type III A 3,550 4,700 5,500
Type III B 4,900 6,000 7,450
Type IV A 6,825 8,150 9,800
Type IV B 12,550 12,550 12,550
Type V/Special 14,650 14,650 14,650
Electricity Cost
Electricity Basic Tariff
User Category Capacity Block Load Cost (Rp/ kVA) Usage Cost (Rp/kVA)
Jan-Mar 2013 Apr-Jun 2013 Jul-Sep 2013 Oct-Dec 2013
B-1 450 VA I : 0-30 kWh
II: > 30 kWh
23,500 535 535 535 535
900 VA I : 0-108 kWh
II: > 108 kWh
26,500 630 630 630 630
1300 VA I: 0-146 kWh
II: > 146 kWh
28,200 835 876 920 966
2200 VA I: 0-264 kWh
II: > 264 kWh
29,200 950 998 1048 1100
B-2 > 2200 VA s/d 200 kVA I: 0-100 JN
II: > 100 JN
30,000 1215 1316 1347 1352
B-3 > 200 kVA WBP LWBP 28,400 K x 452 K x 925 K x 975 K x 1020
M TR/TM/TT   26,000 1380 1380 1380  
I-1 450 VA I : 0-30 kWh
II: > 30 kWh
26,000 485 485 485 485
900 VA I : 0-72 kWh
II: > 72 kWh
31,500 600 600 600 600
1300 VA I: 0-104 kWh
II: > 104 kWh
31,800 803 843 886 930
2200 VA I: 0-196 kWh
II: > 196 kWh
32,000 830 871 915 960
>2200 VA s/d 14 kVA I : 0-80 JN
II: > 80 JN
32,200 961 1009 1059 1112
I-2 > 14kVA s/d 200 WBP LWBP 32,500 K x 840 K x 882 K x 926 K x 972
I-3 > 200 kVA 0-350 JN Block WBP
> 350 JN Block WBP
39,500 K x 704 K x 728 K x 765 K x 803
I-4 > 200 kVA > 30000 kVA 27,000 434 654 689 723

Source: BKPM