Reforestation Fund (1989) Indonesia 1989

Name of policy Reforestation Fund (1989)
Jurisdiction Country
Supranational region
Country Indonesia
Region Asia


Subnational region or state
City or local
Policy objective Mitigation
Type of policy instrument
  • Economic Instruments
    • Fiscal or financial incentives
      • Energy and other taxes
Sector name
  • Agriculture and forestry
    • Forestry
Policy description "Indonesia’s Reforestation Fund (Dana Reboisasi, DR) is a national forest fund financed by a volume-based levy paid by timber concessionaires. Over the past 20 years, the RF has had aggregate (nominal) receipts of approximately US$ 5.8 billion, making it the single largest source of government revenues from Indonesia’s commercial forestry sector. A non-refundable levy charged to timber companies based on the volume of logs harvested during a particular year."
Policy type
  • Changing activity
  • Non-energy2
Policy stringency
Implementation state Unknown
Date of decision 1989
Start date of implementation
End date of implementation
High impact
Impact indicator


Source or references http://www.forestcarbonpartnership.org/fcp/sites/forestcarbonpartnership.org/files/Documents/PDF/Mar2010/Indonesia_Rplan_May2009_with_disclaimer.pdf
Supports policies
Is supported by policies
Comments (background and assessment)
Status Final

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