Submit an Sri Lanka visa application


Since March 21, 2018, tourist visa applications must be made online only. Indeed, following a change in legislation, it will no longer be possible to obtain a visa upon arrival at the airport. Available in PDF format, the Visa Form Print page can be installed on your laptop (laptop/mobile) using the Reader PDF software. However, you can install the PDF reader software of your choice. Before applying for a visa, you must know if you are eligible for this authorization.

You can apply for an application if you are a citizen of these countries below:

Europe: all countries of the European Union, Andorra, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Macedonia, Iceland, Vatican City, San Marino and Great Britain. South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Venezuela, Suriname, Uruguay, Paraguay, Ecuador.

Other countries and regions: Australia, New Zealand, Brunei Dar Al Salam, Canada, USA, Japan, French Guinea, Lebanon, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Seychelles, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Macao (China).

Nationals of the following countries with a valid visa or residence permit from the EU, the UK, Canada or the USA:

Azerbaijan, Armenia, Uzbekistan, Panama, Peru, Turkmenistan, Georgia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Cuba, Laos, Nicaragua, Kyrgyzstan, Mexico, Costa Rica, Kazakhstan, Vietnam, Tajikistan, Honduras, Maldives, Byelorussia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Iran, Albania, Bhutan.

In addition, you must have in your possession a valid passport of at least six months from your date of arrival in the Sultanate of Sri Lanka and out of emergency passport and a valid email to receive the notification by e-mail. Then you will have to complete the online form to be able to go to Sri Lanka as a tourist or businessman. The visa application is made online.

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