Sweden established diplomatic relations with Indonesia in 1950 and with Timor-Leste in 2002.
Today, the Embassy monitors and reports on political, economic, and social developments in Indonesia and Timor-Leste and on developments within ASEAN. It promotes trade and cultural exchanges between our countries and it is also involved in promoting knowledge about Sweden in Indonesia and in Timor-Leste.
The Embassy conducts consular work to serve the more than 25 000 Swedish citizens who visit Indonesia annually as well as the Swedish citizens with permanent residence in Indonesia. The Embassy is also responsible for consular affairs regarding Swedish citizens in Timor-Leste.