|Renewal, Extension or Alteration of Passports|
A Sri Lankan passport holder may apply for amendments of the data included in his/her passport and if the request is accepted by the Department, all such amendments will be included in the observation and alterations page.Renewal requests are processed within two hours time.
(Download printable versions of the Application Forms here)
How can I extend the validity period of my passport ?
Validity period of an M series passport, which is 5 years, can be extended up to another 5 years.
A fee of Rs.200.00 is charged for each extended year.
Where can I obtain an Application Form for Renewal, Alteration or Extension ?
What are the processing fees for Renewals, Alterations or Extensions ?
See table below
How can I submit my application ?
For Renewals, Alterations or Extensions of a passport, duly completed application form should be submitted along with the supporting documents and copies thereof as mentioned in the table below.
NB: Originals with photocopies should be submitted