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By Road
To reach Battaramulla.
From Bus Route No(s)
Fort [Pettah] 171, 170, 190
Town Hall 170, 190
Borella 171, 174, 170, 190, 177, 186
Kollupitiya 177
Kandy / Kurunegala
Dehiwala / Nugegoda
Kottawa / Thalawathugoda

Then go along on the Sri Subuthipura Road
"Suhurupaya" Battaramulla.
By Train
Get a train to Maradana /Fort from Kandy, Vavuniya, Anuradhapura, Puttalam, Galle, Matara, Panadura, Mount Lavinia, Avissawella

Then get one of the above bus.

News & Events


Please kindly be informed, due to the account finalizing at end of the year, applications accepting time will be over from 12.00 noon on 2017/12/29.

We sincerely apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Department of Immigration and Emigration

Change of Contact Number on Photo Studio Registration

Please be informed that the contact number 011 5731028 will be changed to 011 5329313 with effect from 29.12.2016. The current number 011 5731028 will not operate thereafter. For any information and queries on photo studio registration and operation contact us on 011 5329313.

ETA charges has been revised

ETA charges has been revised from 28/12/2015 onwards. More information http://www.eta.gov.lk

An Another Great Achievement

Department of Immigration and Emigration has achieved Quality  Management Certificate from the Sri Lanka Standards Institution in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 / SLS ISO 9001:2008.

(Certificate No.   QSC 07283)

Registration of Photo Studios

Department of Immigration and Emigration has made arrangements to issue the Sri Lankan passport with a photograph of international standards. Applications are called from the studios which have fulfilled basic requirements to undertake the aforesaid task, to be registered under this department.

Click to Register