FAQs

Individuals wishing to obtain visas for entry into Sri Lanka should contact the Consular Section of the Embassy of Sri Lanka.

2148, Wyoming Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008, USA
Phone: +1 202- 483-4025
Fax:     +1 202- 232-7181
Email:  slembassy@slembassyusa.org
Website: http://slembassyusa.org/

The Board of Investment maintains information on conducting business in Sri Lanka.  This information can be found at:http://www.investsrilanka.com/

Please direct inquiries regarding contacting Sri Lankan officials to the Embassy of the Sri Lanka.  Their contact information is:

2148, Wyoming Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008, USA
Phone: +1 202- 483-4025
Fax:     +1 202- 232-7181
Email:  slembassy@slembassyusa.org
Website: http://slembassyusa.org/

A valid passport, along with an onward/return ticket and sufficient funds, is required for entry. A no-cost visitor visa valid for 30 days is issued upon arrival.   Specific inquiries should be addressed to Maldives High Commission in Colombo, Sri Lanka or the Maldives Mission to the United Nations in New York.

Maldives High Commission

No. 25, Melbourne Avenue
Colombo 4
Sri Lanka
Phone: +94 (11) 258 7824 / 551 6302 / 551 6303
Fax:      +94 (11) 258 1200
Website: http://www.maldiveshighcom.lk/

Maldives Mission to the United Nations in New York

800 Second Avenue, Suite 400 E
New York, NY 10017
Phone: +1 212-599-6195
Fax:      +1 212-661-6405
Email: maldives@un.int

The Ministry of Economic Development maintains information on conducting business in Maldives.  This information can be found at:
http://www.investmaldives.org/

Please direct inquiries regarding contacting Maldivian officials to the Maldives High Commission in Colombo Sri Lanka or the Maldives Mission to the United Nations in New York.  Their contact information is:

Maldives High Commission

No. 25, Melbourne Avenue
Colombo 4
Sri Lanka
Phone: +94 (11) 258 7824 / 551 6302 / 551 6303
Fax:      +94 (11) 258 1200
Website: http://www.maldiveshighcom.lk/

Maldives Mission to the United Nations in New York

800 Second Avenue, Suite 400 E
New York, NY 10017
Phone: +1 212-599-6195
Fax:      +1 212-661-6405
Email:  maldives@un.int