Scheme to Grant Permits to Import Electric Vehicles by the Sri Lankans Working Abroad

The Ministry of Labour and Foreign Employment has issued the Circular No. 02/2022 dated 31st August 2022  introducing  a scheme to granting permits to import electric vehicles by the Sri Lankans working abroad.

Please see  the Circular ( in Sinhala) which outline the conditions, criteria and operational procedure with respect to the scheme.

The  Circular in English…..

Please see the amended Circular ……..  

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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.


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