From the News - Bali Back on Lockdown - Latest Rules for New Social Restrictions (July 2021)
05 July 2021
On 1 July 2021, President Joko Widodo confirmed the implementation of emergency lockdown procedures for 48 regions and cities in both Java and Bali. It will take effect from 3 to 20 July 2021, with a target of reducing daily confirmed cases to less than 10.000 (nationwide).
With this emergency lockdown of Bali and Java, the previously stated plans for Bali’s tourism have also been postponed or indeed cancelled. The Coordinator of the Java-Bali Emergency Micro PPKM General TNI (Ret.), Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, confirmed that the opening of foreign tourist to Bali at the end of July 2021 have been canceled. Furthermore, Indonesian Minister of Tourism Sandiaga Uno announced that the Work from Bali campaign and plans for ‘Vaccine Tourism’ have also been postponed until further notice.