Performing Consular Services at the Foreign Ministry under COVID-19 Pandemic Situation.


MFA/PR/PD/465/2020

To: All Missions
From: Public Diplomacy Division

The Foreign Ministry has decided to resume document attestation services offered by the Consular Affairs Division of the Ministry to limited number of clients per day strictly on prior appointment basis with effect from 11 November 2020, in order to ensure uninterrupted efficient service for the general public in line with the health protective measures introduced.

Accordingly, an appointment should be made through the following web extension or telephone number prior to visit the Consular Affairs Division and the appointments will be available only from 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. during working days:

Web extension: http://consular.mfa.gov.lk/ONLINEBOOKING

Telephone: + 94 112 338 812

The persons who have not made an appointment in this manner will not be allowed to enter the office premises located at the Ceylinco Building in Colombo 01 and the people in the areas of isolation/ curfew should refrain from visiting the office during this time.

For queries related to death, compensation, repatriation and miscellaneous matters of Sri Lankans overseas please contact the following:

Fax:+ 94 112 473 899
E-mail: consular@mfa.gov.lk

Telephone

Death
+ 94 112 338 836
+ 94 113 136 715
+ 94 776 032 252
+ 94 773 586 433
+ 94 718 415 623
+ 94 701 428 246

Compensation
+ 94 112 437 635
+ 94 117 101 193

Repatriation
+ 94 112 338 837

Miscellaneous

+ 94 112 338 843
+ 94 117 101 162

Please note that both the Regional Consular Offices in Matara and Jaffna, will also be opened for the general public during working days. Please make prior appointment through the following telephone numbers:

Regional Consular Office in Matara: + 94 412 226 697
Regional Consular Office in Jaffna: + 94 212 215 972

Foreign Ministry
Colombo
10 November 2020

Tel: + 94 11 2437633
Fax: + 94 11 2472488
Email: publicity@mfa.gov.lk
Website : www.mfa.gov.lk

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