Article Processing Charges (APCs)

Effective from January 1, 2024, the Journal of Smart Agriculture and Environmental Technology (JOSAET) will implement Article Processing Charges (APCs) for all accepted manuscripts. This is to cover the costs of manuscript handling, peer-review management, and online publication among other operational expenses.

APC Amount

The Article Processing Charge for each accepted manuscript is Rp. 500,000 IRD for domestic authors and 100 USD for foreign authors

Payment Procedure

The APCs are payable upon the acceptance of a manuscript for publication. An invoice will be sent to the corresponding author, detailing the payment methods available.

Waiver Policy

In special circumstances, waivers or discounts may be granted at the discretion of the editorial team. Requests for waivers should be submitted during or immediately after manuscript submission.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be made once the payment has been processed.


  • Why are APCs necessary?
    The APCs ensure that the journal can maintain high-quality content, rigorous peer-review, and availability of the published work to a global audience.
  • Who is responsible for payment?
    The corresponding author or the institution funding the research is generally responsible for APC payment.

For any queries related to Article Processing Charges, feel free to contact the editorial team.