Legal Foundations of Indonesian Foreign Policy

​The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has developed its Strategic Plan for 2010-2014 using the following legal foundation:

  1. Law Number 37 of 1999 regarding Foreign Relations (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 156 of 1999, Supplement to State Gazette 3882);
  2. Law Number 24 of 2000 regarding International Relations (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 185 of 2000, Supplement to State Gazette 4012);
  3. Law Number 17 of 2003 regarding State Finance (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 47 of 2003, Supplement to State Gazette 4286);
  4. Law Number 1 of 2004 regarding State Treasury (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 5 of 2004, Supplement to State Gazette 4355);
  5. Law Number 25 of 2004 regarding National Development Planning System (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 104 of 2004, Supplement to State Gazette 4421);
  6. Law Number 17 of 2007 regarding National Long Term Development Planning (RPJPN) for 2005-2025 (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 33 of 2007, Supplement to State Gazette 4700);
  7. Government Regulation Number 20 of 2004 regarding Government Work Plan (State Gazette of the Republic of Indonesia Number 74 of 2004, Supplement to State Gazette 4405);
  8. Presidential Decision Number 108 of 2003 regarding the Organization of Indonesian Overseas Representatives;
  9. Presidential Regulation Number 5 of 2010 regarding National Medium Term Development Planning for  2010-2014;
  10. Presidential Instruction Number 7 of 1999 regarding the Performance Accountability of Government Agencies;
  11. Decision of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Number SK.05/A/OT/IV/2004/02 of 2004 regarding the Amendment to the Appendix to Decision of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Number K.03/A/OT/XII/2002/02 of 2002 regarding the General Guidelines for the Implementation of the System of Performance Accountability of Government Agencies of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Indonesian Representatives Overseas;
  12. Decision of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Number SK.06/A/OT/VI/2004/01 of 2004 regarding Organization and Work Procedure of Indonesian Overseas Representatives.