PASSPORT - New, Lost, Renewal & Amendments
How to obtain a new passport?
Please obtain an application form from the Embassy. Fill the form out and submit it to the Consular Counter at the Embassy.
If you need a Travel Document urgently you can obtain an Emergency Passport, provided you qualify for it. This is called ‘Non-Machine Readable Passport’. Other services provided are renewals, endorsements, change of profession, change of name etc. on the same day, paying the recommended fees along with the relevant documents.
If you lose your passport, please inform the nearest Police Station and obtain a police report. You may apply for a duplicate passport with application for lost passports along with the Police Report and five (05) photographs
If your passport gets damaged, you are entitled to get it replaced. Apply for a duplicate passport with an Application for a Damaged Passport, original (damaged passport) as a confirmation and the relevant fee.
How to extend the validity/convert the Middle East Passport to the All Countries/other endorsement?
You may download the attached application or obtain the same from the Consular counter and submit to the officer at the Counter. (Insert Form – Application for amending a Sri Lankan Travel document)
Please note that the holder of the Passport should physically appear at the Embassy.
Need an urgent Travel document?
If you need a Travel Document urgently you can obtain an Emergency Passport called NMRP (Non Machine Readable Passport), provided you qualify for it. It will take minimum 5 days depending on the approval by the Controller General, Department of Immigration and Emigration Sri Lanka.