Rp
IDR
Indonesian rupiah
Official bank or department
Countries
Indonesia
Languages
Indonesian
Contact information

Mokhammad Dakhlan, Director
Directorate of Currency Circulation
Bank Indonesia
M.H. Thamrin No. 2
10350 Jakarta
Indonesia

Phone: +62 21 381 7905
Fax: +62 386 6630

General information about the reproduction of banknotes

Bank Indonesia is the sole institution legally empowered to design, produce, issue and circulate rupiah banknotes, as well as to revoke the rupiah as legal tender, withdraw it from circulation and destroy it.

Anyone who wishes to reproduce images of this currency for any purpose (informational, educational, commercial, numismatic, etc.) must obtain prior permission from Bank Indonesia.

Article 246 of the Indonesian Book of Criminal Law states that anyone who reduces the value of money for the purpose of distribution, orders the distribution of money which has been reduced in value, or destroys money faces a punishment of imprisonment for up to 12 (twelve) years.

Reproduction in printed media
  • Reproductions shall be depicted proportionally and the image shall be larger or smaller than a genuine banknote.
  • Reproductions shall contain the word "SPECIMEN" in bold lettering diagonally across the image.
  • Reproductions shall not be carried out using duplex printing.
Reproduction in electronic media
  • Reproductions shall be depicted proportionally and the image shall be larger or smaller than a genuine banknote.
  • Reproductions shall contain the word "SPECIMEN" in bold lettering diagonally across the image.