CBR 005 – Alterations or amendments to Passports – Change of Name
- Under what circumstances this alteration or amendment to passport may occur? After marriage.
- Where to apply? Forward your application to the following respective offices, closest to your place of residence.
Office & Contact Details
|1||New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Samoa
Western Australia (WA), Northern Territory (NT),Australian Capital Territory (ACT)
Sri Lanka High Commission,
61, Hampton Circuit, Yarralumla 2600, ACT, Australia
Fax : 02-6198-3760
E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
|2||New South Wales, Queensland||
Sri Lanka Consulate General in Sydney
Level 11, No 48, Hunter Street,
Tel: 02 9223 8729 / 02 9223 8742
Fax :02 9223 8750
Consular Hours: 9.30 am to 1.30 pm
Consular Inquiries: until 4.30 pm
|3||Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania||
Sri Lanka Consulate General in Melbourne
Suite 536, No 1 Queens Road,
Telephone: +61 3 9290 4200
- Steps to be taken and the checklist
|1.||Apply for an amendment to be made in the passport||Application Form O with 01 copy – Compulsory
Note : Please read the instructions carefully before filling the application form
|2.||Request letter addressed to Controller General/Department of Immigration and Emigration Sri Lanka, including all contact details – Compulsory|
|3.||Current Sri Lankan Passport – Compulsory
Note: Alteration will be done in the relevant page of the passport.
|4.||Original Marriage Certificate and a Copy – Compulsory|
|5.||Applicable fee||If it is within Australia = AUD 17.00 + AUD 10.00 for normal postage – Compulsory|
|6.||If it is outside Australia = AUD 17.00 + AUD 40.00 for normal postage (New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Samoa) – Compulsory|
Note: Credit/ATM/Debit cards AND personal or Company cheques will not be accepted.
Note: If the applicant sends Money orders, Bank Draft or directly credit money into the High Commission or consulate bank accounts, without prior instructions, the responsibility lies with the applicant for any loss/shortage or delay.
|8.||Special Notes (Important)