overseas missions branch
a sri lankan citizen can apply for a new passport or passport
renewal, while he is in another country, through the sri lankan mission
in that country or in the nearest country (where a sri lankan misssion
is not available in the resident country). these applications are
processed by the overseas missions branch at immigration head office
assistant controller - mr. a. g. nishantha
tel 5329030 ext 9030
how to submit applications through overseas sri lankan missions:
documents required: see issue of passports.
applicable fees for applications logged at sri lankan missions abroad.
see circulars below,
how can i get certification of a copy of the main data page of a passport ?
certification service is provided by the overseas missions branch of department of immigration and emigration.
what are the documents required to obtain this service ?
original passport and the copies to be certified
what are the fees applicable for this service ?
lkr 250.00 for the first copy
lkr 500.00 if more than one copy (up to 3 copies can be certified)
an arabic translation of the main page data and related endorsements is provided at the overseas missions branch at department of immigration & emigration.
what is the procedure for obtaining a translation of my passport ?
applicant must present him/her self at the head office of the department of immigration & emigration with his/her passport.
what is the fee applicable for this service ?
lkr 1000.00 per passport translation
organization informationdepartment of immigration & emigration
ananda rajakaruna mawatha,
ms. m. u. i. alahakoon