Indonesia competed in its first Fed Cup in 1969. Their best result was reaching the quarterfinals in 1991.
In 2006, Indonesia qualified for World Group II, but forfeited their play-off match against Israel, and hence was relegated. It was reported that the Indonesian Tennis Association was instructed to forfeit by the Indonesian government. 
In 2008, Indonesia competed in Asia/Oceania Zone Group I. In Pool A, Indonesia defeated Australia and India, but lost the tie versus New Zealand. Indonesia won the 5th place play-off against Thailand.