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Retire to a Tropical Paradise
  • Retiring in Bali
  • Do I Qualify?
  • Cost of Living
  • What Now?

Fulfill your dreams of a retirement in the warmth and peace of the tropics. Whatever your dream, whatever your needs we can fulfill them completely.
  If you are 55 or over you can retire to your dream home in Bali. Not yet 55? We can also help you.

We do not sell you a villa and then leave you to struggle in the difficulties of a new life. We can handle every part of your life that you need and help you with everything you want. All visas and permits are obtained, with every detail personally checked. We know where to go for those hard-to-find items. Who the best doctors and dentists to use. We can even do your weekly shopping

In Bali it is not enough to know How, but Who can help you with whatever you need. After 20 years in Bali we have connections in every part of government.

Check out the rest of this site for more details and contact us for your personal needs.

  • If you do not qualify for a retirement visa there are alternives we can arrange. contact me for more details.
  • You need to be at least 55 years old to gain a retirement visa.
  • You will be expected to have an income of around 18,000 US dollars a year, but this can be flexible
  • Your Passport needs to be valid for at least 18 months.
  • You will be a citizen of one of the following countries.
    • Australia
    • Austria
    • Bahrain
    • Belgium
    • Brazil
    • Brunei Darusalam
    • Bulgaria
    • Canada
    • Cyprus
    • Denmark
    • Egypt
    • Estonia
    • Finland
    • France
    • German
    • Greece
    • Hungary
    • India
    • Iran
    • Ireland
    • Italy
    • Japan
    • Kuwait
    • Liechtenstein
    • Luxemburg
    • Malaysia
    • Maldives
    • Malta
    • Monaco
    • Netherlands
    • New Zealand
    • Norway
    • Oman
    • Philippines
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Qatar
    • Russia
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Singapore
    • Spain
    • South Africa
    • South Korea
    • Sweden
    • Switzerland
    • Taiwan
    • Thailand
    • United Arab Emirate
    • United Kingdom
    • USA

The following requirements we can arrange for you

  • Medical,Death and Liabilty Insurance
  • Accomodation in Bali either purchased or rental
  • Employment of an Indonesian citizen
  • Retirement Visa from the Immigration Dept.

How much does it cost to live in Bali?

Accomodation:
   Rented accommodation is available from around $7000 a year upwards. The cost is dependent on the location, size of property and facilities. You should expect to budget $10-12,000 a year. Long term rentals are paid yearly in advance, some landlords ask for longer terms.

   If you purchase you own property then your outgoings are greatly reduced and you have the advantage of an asset which is continually growing.

Utilities:
   For a typical small house you would only need around $30-50 a month for electricity and water, without air conditioning. Depending on usage an A/C will cost around another $50 a month. Broadband internet access costs from $30 a month.

Living:
   Well how do you want to live here?
You can eat well on just $2-300 a month. Even less if you cook fresh from the market.
If you eat out every day and spend your nights in a bar then you could still only need $1000 a month for food and drink.

Entertainment:
   Entertainment can be had every day, with a walk on the beach or through the ricefields. Watch the children learning to dance in the Local Banjar or sit back and watch the garden grow.

Legal:
   You will need around $700 a year for your retirement visa and will be expected to pay a small contribution to the local banjar, typically $10 a month.



Check out the rest of this site for more information.
Decide which areas of Bali ( or even another island in Indonesia ) you are interested in.
Decide what type of accomodation you want; rented or purchased, number of bedrooms, facilities etc..
Then contact me for more details of what to do next.

 


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