The Legal Protection Unit of UNHCR Indonesia can provide support to refugees and asylum seekers in different situations listed below. Hotlines are available 24/7 for emergency cases. The lines are open both to people with and without UNHCR documents and are free of charge.
If you think you are about to be forced to return to your home country or have been arrested, you can call the UNHCR hotline for help on: 📞 0811 8610042 or 📞 0811 9840 643.
Unfortunately, due to limited resources and the nature of our role in Indonesia, UNHCR cannot provide legal advice.
➡ SUAKA is an organisation in Indonesia that can provide legal advice to people seeking asylum. They also produce self-help kits which are available on their website free of charge. You can find them at suaka.or.id.
➡ JRS gives limited advice to asylum seekers who live in the Bogor/Cisarua area. You can find more details on their site: jrs.or.id/en/.