Indonesia ratified the Convention on 16 February 2007, and the Convention entered into force for Indonesia on 1 August 2007.
Stockpile Destruction (Article 4)
In its initial transparency report submitted on 21 January 2008, Indonesia reported stockpiled anti-personnel mines under its ownership or possession or under its jurisdiction or control.
In its transparency report submitted on January 2009, Indonesia reported that it had completed the destruction of all stockpiled anti-personnel mines.
In total, Indonesia reported having destroyed 12,312 mines.
Notwithstanding the obligation to destroy all stockpiled anti-personnel mines, the Convention permits the retention of the minimum number of anti-personnel mines absolutely necessary for the development of and training in mine detection, mine clearance, or mine destruction techniques. Indonesia has reported having retained 2,454 anti-personnel mines for these permitted purposes. These mines are used as instruction and teaching materials to further enhance the identification, the detection and the destruction of anti-personnel mines.
Indonesia reported that there were no mined areas under its jurisdiction or control.