The Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra, Australia provides Consular services such as services relating to Passports, visas, Registration of Births etc to persons residing in Australia and other concurrently accredited countries which include New Zealand, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Island and Vanuatu.
With the opening of new Sri Lanka Consulate General office in Melbourne in Victoria all consular services has been further streamlined and carried out under the overall supervision and Guidance of the High Commission in Canberra.
Accordingly all requests for Consular services form those residing in Victoria, South Australia and Tasmania should be addressed to the Consulate General office in Melbourne and those residing in New South Wales and Queensland should be addressed to the Sri Lanka Consulate General in Sydney in future.
Contact details of the respective consulate General offices are available under “contact us” in the main menu of this website.
For telephone inquiries for the following Consular Services, call between 9:00 am and 12.30 pm - Mondays to Fridays.
- Applications for New passports
- Issuing Visas
- Registration of Birth and Deaths
- Registration of Marriages
- Applications for Dual Citizenship
- Applications for Police Clearance
- Sri Lankan Pensions
- Certification, Authentication and Attestation of Documents
- Child Adoption procedures
- Other Consular Services
CONSULAR SERVICES ON WEEKENDS
The Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra will provide extended Consular Services on Saturdays upon request. For Security reasons, please make an appointment prior to visiting the High Commission on Saturdays.
If you wish to contact this High Commission by telephone, fax or e-mail for further information you may use the contact details given under “contact us” in the main menu of this website.
Fast tracking issuing of and delivery of passports to Missions Abroad through The Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Notice for the applicants for Citizenship Certificates
List of Citizenship Certificate and Birth Certificates to be collected from the Sri Lanka High Commission in Canberra
Register with the High Commission
The Sri Lankan High Commission in Canberra would like to keep in touch with Sri Lankans and persons of Sri Lankan origin living in Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu and other Pacific Islands as well as Sri Lankan community organisations in those countries.
If you are a current/former Sri Lankan or an office bearer of a Sri Lankan community organisation we invite you to register with the High Commission.Register
61 Hampton Circuit, Yarralumla, Canberra
Tel: (02) 6198 3756
Fax: (02) 6198 3760