Last update:Wed, 08 May 2024

Important Notice - Appointments with the Consular Division

SLEMBPlease note that everybody who visits the Sri Lanka Embassy in Berlin for consular work must have a prior appointment from the Embassy. You can obtain prior appointments through Email to consular.assistant@­srilanka-botschaft.de, or by making an appointment online.

Frequently Asked Questions for Travelling to Sri Lanka as a Tourist



Please note that the Consular Section of the Sri Lankan Embassy in Berlin is not responsible for visas for Sri Lankan citizens wishing to enter Germany and cannot provide any assistance in such cases. For these purposes, the persons concerned should contact the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Colombo.

Announcement by the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka - Impediments in applying for ETA

CivilAviationAuthorityThe Department of Immigration and Emigration has informed that the tourists, who are unsuccessful in making credit card payments for Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) to travel to Sri Lanka due to the ongoing upgrade and maintenance of the ETA front end system will be issued On Arrival ETA (at the port of entry to Sri Lanka) as an alternative channel, with a view to promote the tourism industry.