The legal business entities for setting up a company in Indonesia are:
Local Company (PT): 100% local ownership required. Local Nominee Services as Shareholder (corporate or individual), Director (individual) and Commissioner (individual) will need to be arranged when there is no local shareholder, director or commissioner.
Foreign Owned Company (PT PMA): Can be fully owned by foreign investors, with abidance to the Indonesian Negative Investment List.
Representative Office: A subsidiary of an overseas parent company, no direct selling or generating revenues is allowed for this entity. Commonly set up to conduct market research before establishing a PT PMA.