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MEDIA RELEASE

Performing normal day-to-day duties during the period of Covid-19 pandemic

Battaramulla Head Office of the Department of Immigration and Emigration and its Regional Offices of  Matara, Vavunia, Kandy and Kurunegala have been providing services to a limited number of clients  with effect from 19.10.2020 in line with all the health protective measures.

Accordingly, an appointment should be made through the following telephone numbers or web extensions. The persons,who have not made an appointment in this manner, will not be allowed to enter the Office premises.

It is further informed that people in the areas where quarantine curfew has been imposed should refrain from visiting Offices at this time.

 

Service

Opening hours

To  make an appointment

Submission of  passport applications

9.00 a.m. to

1.00 p.m.

 

Travel Division of Battaramulla Head Office

To reserve dates through web extension- https://eservices.immigration.gov.lk/td

To reserve dates  through telephone

0707101060, 0707101070

Registration of Citizenship under Citizenship Act

9.00 a.m. to

1.00 p.m.

Citizenship Division of Battaramulla Head Office

To reserve through telephone -0707101030

Services related to Overseas Mission Division

9.00 a.m. to

1.00 p.m.

Overseas Mission Division of Battaramulla Head Office

 

0115329233 , 0115329235

 

Extension of Visas of the foreigners who are  currently staying in Sri Lanka

9.00 a.m. to

1.00 p.m.

Visa Division of Battaramulla Head Office

To reserve dates through web extension -

https://eservices.immigration.gov.lk/vs

If there is any difficulty in reserving the dates as above, please seek help through the telephone numbers 0707101050 and 0710185887 between 9.00 am to 4.00 pm  during working days

 

To make an appointment for obtaining passports from Regional Offices

 

Regional Office

To Make an  appointment  through  telephone

Matara  Regional Office

041-5412212, 041-5104444

Kandy  Regional  Office

081-5624509, 081-5624470

Vavunia  Regional  Office

025-5676344, 025-5676345

Kurunegala Regional  Office

037-5550562, 037-5550563

 

IMPORTANT: I ​​hereby inform that providing of all the above services are subject to policy decisions, curfew, health and security decisions taken from time to time in view of the prevailing epidemic and the decisions regarding the provision of such services are subject to the revisions made from time to time.


Controller General

Department of Immigration and Emigration

 

News & Events

Regional Office, Kurunegala shifted to a new building

The Regional Office, Kurunegala of this Department has been shifted to a new building at, No. 95, Negombo Road, Kurunegala from 05thOctober 2020.

 


 
Foreign Nationals are not allowed to enter Sri Lanka until further notice

All types of Visas already granted to all foreign nationals and not arrived to Sri Lanka yet, have been temporarily suspended. They will not be allowed to enter Sri Lanka until further notice.


 
Suspension of issuance of Visas in Sri Lanka due to the COVID – 19 Outbreak

All types of Visa issuance to enter Sri Lanka for all countries have been temporarily suspended


 

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