Sri Lanka


Service locations

Our office in Colombo manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Sri Lanka and the Maldives. 

We have a Service Delivery Partner (SDP) agreement with VFS Global to provide Australian visa application and biometrics collection services in Sri Lanka through an Australian Visa Application Centre.

Service Delivery Partner - VFS Global

Colombo

Colombo
Summary

The SDP is contracted by us to provide Australian visa application services, including:

  • pre-lodgement enquiries
  • visa application submission
  • application tracking
  • biometrics collection.

These services incur a fee in addition to the visa application charge.​

The SDP can provide the information you need to utilise these services.

Biometrics Collection

Biometrics are collected from visa applicants in this location.

More information is available on biometrics collection.

Street address

Australia Visa Application Centre
No 75 Arnold Ratnayaka Mawatha
Colombo 10,
Sri Lanka

Counter hours
Application lodgement and enquiries
8 am to 2.30 pm Monday to Thursday
8 am to 11.30 am Friday
Telephone
0094 720910103
8 am to 2.30 pm Monday to Thursday
8 am to 11.30 am Friday
Electronic contact
Email address: info.aulk@vfshelpline.com.
Website
http://www.vfsglobal.com/australia/srilanka
Additional information
The department processing post is Colombo.

Australian High Commission

Colombo

Colombo
Summary

Our office in Colombo manages visa and citizenship services for clients in Sri Lanka and Maldives.

Street address
Australian High Commission
21 Gregory’s Road
Colombo 7
Sri Lanka
Postal address
Australian High Commission
21 Gregory’s Road
Colombo 7
Sri Lanka
Counter hours
By appointment only
Note: Arranged directly by the Australian High Commission
Telephone

For enquiries about visa requirements and lodgement contact the Australian Visa Application Centre:
 9 am to 5 pm
 Monday to Friday
+94720910103
+94720910326

Website
http://www.srilanka.embassy.gov.au

Panel physician

Colombo

IOM Migration Health Assessment Centre
Summary

​Medical and Radiology examinations

Street address

​42/1 Horton Place
Colombo 07
00700
SRI LANKA

Telephone

​+94 (0) 11 203 1700

Fax

​+94 11 5325 302

Electronic contact

slaushap@iom.int
iomcmbmedical@iom.int - (for inquiries only)

Website
http://srilanka.iom.int/iom/?q=MHAC
Additional information

Dr Achini Chinthika Jayatilleke (female)
Dr Sasithary Eesan (female)
Dr Vishwajini Kumarihamy (female)
Dr Lilanga Hasini Fernando Batawalage (female)
Dr Suseela Yogeswaran (female)
Dr Mudassar Ben Abad (male)
Dr Shyam Noel Jayasundera (male)

Police check

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka
Street address

To lodge an application:
Sri Lanka Police
Olcort Mawatha
Colombo 11
SRI LANKA

To make enquiries:
Police Headquarters
Clearance Unit
Colombo 01
SRI LANKA

Electronic contact

To make an online application go to https://eservices.police.lk/ClearanceCertificate/home.action.

For general information about applying for a Clearance Certificate, and to download an application form to make an application in person or by post, go to http://www.police.lk (select ‘Downloads’ and then ‘Clearance Certificates’).

Additional information

Relevant document: ‘Police Clearance Certificate’.
Citizens: Apply online, in person or by post to the address above.
Residents: Apply on-line, in person or by post to the address above.
Non-residents: Apply online, in person or by post to the address above. Alternatively, apply to the nearest High Commission, Consulate or Embassy in your country of residence.
Fee: Payable by cash (for applications lodged in person only), credit/debit card, cheque, wire transfer or Easy Cash. Applications are not processed until payment is received. The standard processing time is 14 days.