Capital City: Colombo
Currency: Sri Lanka Rupee (LKR)
Local Time: GMT + 6
Telephone Code: + 94
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Exchange Rate: 1 USD is equivalent to 130.90 LKR

For Bangladeshi visa seekers who want to travel to the Sri Lanka are issued visas in varies categories such as:

 Visit visa               ✔  Tourist visa                Business visa               ✔ Family visa              Others

Applicants seeking Sri Lanka visas can submit their Short/Long term visa applications, supporting documents and  at Sri Lanka Embassy.


High Commission of Sri Lanka in Dhaka, Bangladesh 
No. 4B, Road No. 118 Gulshan Model Town
Dhaka-1212 Bangladesh
Phone: (+88) 02 989 6353
Fax: (+88) 02 882 3971

Visa Application form can be obtained from the Consular Division of Sri Lankan High Commission between 9.30 a.m. & 12.00 p.m. (Sunday-Thursday except public holidays).

Passport collection time is from 3.30 p.m. to 04.30 p.m. (Sunday-Thursday except public holidays)

Sri Lanka Also issue An On-arrival visa for tourism/business purpose will be issued at the airport / entry port.

Tourist / Business Visa Requirements:

  1. Passport: Original Passport with validity of minimum six months after the intended date of departure and minimum two blank pages for visa stamp.
     a) Copy of previous passports and visas issued.
     b) Attach all your old passports (if any).
      c) If any visa request was refused, details of original letter issued by the authorities of that country would be preferred.
  2. Sri Lanka Visa Application Form: Visa application form must be filled and signed by the applicant. Click Here
  3. Photo Specification: Two recent passport size photographs with matt or semi matt finish, 60-80% face coverage, white background and without border (Size: 35mm x 45mm)
    Please Note: Photograph should not be more than 3 months old, scanned/stapled and should not be used in any of the previous visas.
  4. Covering-Letter: Covering Letter from applicant name, designation, Passport Number, purpose and outlining who will be responsible for the full costs of the trip – travel, accommodation, expenses etc. Addressed to – The Visa Officer, Embassy of Sri Lanka, Dhaka.
  5. Invitation Letter: (If Any)
  6. Forwarding-Letter:
    a) Forwarding Letter / NOC from the applicant’s company authority on the company’s letter head stating applicant’s name, designation, passport number, purpose and duration of visit.
    b) Visa request letter from the educational institute or student card/evidence of school enrollment (if student)
  7. Proof of Occupation:
    a) Company registration certificate (original notarized English translated and photocopy of the original) if the applicant is a first time traveler or a proprietor.
    b) Office ID card copy & Visiting cards.
  8. Financials:
    a) Company’s or Personal Bank Statement for last six months mentioning the Bank’s name, Bank’s Telephone Number clearly.
    b) Salary slip for the last six months. (If Any)
  9. Airline & Hotel Reservation: Ticket Itinerary & Hotel Booking.

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