FAQs

    11 . Do I need a Covid-19 Insurance?

    A Covid-19 insurance is one of the mandatory documents to apply for a Sri Lanka visa and pre approval documents on arrival in Sri Lanka. We always recommend you to buy this Insurance. Because it both gives you many ben...
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    12 . What is the Covid-19 Insurance?

    Covid-19 Insurance is one of the benefits included in a Travel Insurance that you may need when you are far away from your home country.  With this insurance, your benefits cover many expenses. POLICY MAXIMUM BENE...
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    13 . How Sri Lanka e-Visa/ETA Works?

    2 mins video - Foreign nationals wanting to travel to Sri Lanka need to possess a passport of their country and a valid Sri Lanka visa. From now on, you can get your Sri Lanka visa quickly and simply without having to s...
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    14 . I would like to stay in Sri Lanka for a period of time longer than the e-Visa/ETA permits. What should I do?

    If you wish to stay in Sri Lanka longer than your e-Visa/ETA permits, you must apply at local Police Station for a residence permit....
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    15 . What are the benefits of an e-Visa/ETA?

    An e-Visa/ETA can be obtained easily anywhere with an internet connection and it saves time that you would otherwise spend on visa applications at Sri Lanka missions or at the ports of entry into Sri Lanka (if you are el...
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    16 . What happens if I already possess a valid visa?

    If you already possess a valid Residence Visa or Multiple Entry Visa, a fresh e-Visa/ETA application cannot be lodged until that visa expires or is cancelled....
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    17 . Do I need a ticket before I apply for an e-Visa/ETA?

    e-Visa/ETA can be obtained even before booking your ticket....
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    18 . If I already possess a valid e-Visa/ETA, can I apply for a fresh e-Visa/ETA again?

    e-Visa/ETA is valid for six months and a fresh e-Visa/ETA cannot be obtained using the same passport until that e-Visa/ETA expires. If you lose the passport which contains the valid e-Visa/ETA you may apply for a fresh e...
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    19 . What is an e-Visa/ETA?

    An e-Visa/ETA is an official document permitting entry into and travel within Sri Lanka. The e-Visa/ETA is an alternative to visas issued at Sri Lanka missions and at the ports of entry....
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    20 . What do I need for my e-Visa/ETA application?

    You need to have a travel document valid for at least 6 months from the date you intend to enter Sri Lanka. Depending on your nationality, there may be additional requirements. You will be informed of these requirements ...
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