Permenhut P. 36/Menhut-II/2009: Regarding procedures for licencing of commercial utilisation of carbon sequestration and/or storage in production and protected forests Indonesia 2009

Name of policy Permenhut P. 36/Menhut-II/2009: Regarding procedures for licencing of commercial utilisation of carbon sequestration and/or storage in production and protected forests
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Indonesia
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective
  • Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
"GHG emissions reduction crediting and offseting mechanism" is not in the list of possible values (Information and education, Professional training and qualification, Performance label, Endorsement label, Comparison label, Advice or Aid in implementation, Information provision, Research & Development and Deployment (RD&D), Demonstration project, Research programme, Technology development, Technology deployment and diffusion, Climate strategy, Coordinating body for climate strategy, Formal & legally binding climate strategy, Formal & legally binding renewable energy target, Formal & legally binding energy efficiency target, Formal & legally binding GHG reduction target, Political & non-binding climate strategy, Political & non-binding renewable energy target, Political & non-binding energy efficiency target, Political & non-binding GHG reduction target, Target, Renewable energy target, GHG reduction target, Energy efficiency target, Regulatory Instruments, Obligation schemes, Monitoring, Codes and standards, Vehicle fuel-economy and emissions standards, Sectoral standards, Product standards, Building codes and standards, Auditing, Other mandatory requirements, Policy support, Institutional creation, Strategic planning, Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Public Voluntary Schemes, Unilateral Commitments (Private sector), Barrier removal, Grid access and priority for renewables, Removal of fossil fuel subsidies, Net metering, Removal of split incentives (landlord tenant problem), Economic Instruments, Fiscal or financial incentives, Retirement premium, CO2 taxes, Energy and other taxes, Tax relief, Loans, Feed-in tariffs or premiums, Grants and subsidies, User charges, Tendering schemes, Market-based instruments, GHG emission reduction crediting and offsetting mechanism, Green certificates, GHG emissions allowances, White certificates, Direct investment, Infrastructure investments, Procurement rules, RD&D funding, Funds to sub-national governments, Vehicle air pollution standards‎, Industrial air pollution standards‎) for this property.
"Market-based mechanisms" is not in the list of possible values (Information and education, Professional training and qualification, Performance label, Endorsement label, Comparison label, Advice or Aid in implementation, Information provision, Research & Development and Deployment (RD&D), Demonstration project, Research programme, Technology development, Technology deployment and diffusion, Climate strategy, Coordinating body for climate strategy, Formal & legally binding climate strategy, Formal & legally binding renewable energy target, Formal & legally binding energy efficiency target, Formal & legally binding GHG reduction target, Political & non-binding climate strategy, Political & non-binding renewable energy target, Political & non-binding energy efficiency target, Political & non-binding GHG reduction target, Target, Renewable energy target, GHG reduction target, Energy efficiency target, Regulatory Instruments, Obligation schemes, Monitoring, Codes and standards, Vehicle fuel-economy and emissions standards, Sectoral standards, Product standards, Building codes and standards, Auditing, Other mandatory requirements, Policy support, Institutional creation, Strategic planning, Voluntary Approaches, Negotiated Agreements (Public-private sector), Public Voluntary Schemes, Unilateral Commitments (Private sector), Barrier removal, Grid access and priority for renewables, Removal of fossil fuel subsidies, Net metering, Removal of split incentives (landlord tenant problem), Economic Instruments, Fiscal or financial incentives, Retirement premium, CO2 taxes, Energy and other taxes, Tax relief, Loans, Feed-in tariffs or premiums, Grants and subsidies, User charges, Tendering schemes, Market-based instruments, GHG emission reduction crediting and offsetting mechanism, Green certificates, GHG emissions allowances, White certificates, Direct investment, Infrastructure investments, Procurement rules, RD&D funding, Funds to sub-national governments, Vehicle air pollution standards‎, Industrial air pollution standards‎) for this property.
Sector name
  • Agriculture and forestry
    • Forestry
Policy description "It provides details for project developers and outlines investor activities, such as selling and payment of permits, maintenance and development of forest resources, and capacity development for local communities. The regulation stipulates what is required for a license application and where it should be lodged. The regulation permits the marketing of carbon in the national scheme (yet to be developed) and international market. Provide mechanisms for REDD voluntary carbon market; Revenue sharing between developer, community and government ; Transition to carbon market"
Policy type
  • Changing activity
  • Energy efficiency
  • Renewables
  • Nuclear or CCS or fuel switch
  • Non-energy5
Policy stringency
Implementation state Implemented
Date of decision 2009
Start date of implementation
End date of implementation
High impact
Impact indicator


Source or references http://www.theredddesk.org/law/ministry_of_forestry_republic_of_indonesia_decree_number_p_36menhut_ii2009_regarding_procedures_
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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