|- General Information|
|- Work Visa/ Study Visa / Long Term Resident Visa|
|- Visit Visa|
|- Business Visa|
|- Journalist Visa|
|- Visas for Expatriates|
|- New Passport|
|- New Passport for Under age (Minor Applicants)|
|- New Passport in Lieu of Lost Passport|
|- Renewal of Passport|
|- Inclusion of Children's Particulars in Passport|
|- Change of Name in Passport|
|- Emergency Travel|
|Registration of Birth
|Registration of Marriage|
|Registration of Death|
|Repatriation of human remains|
Separate Passport for Underage (Minor) Applicants
Any person below 16 years of age is considered as a minor for this purpose.
Validity Period of a passport
Currently issuing N series passports are valid 3 years unless otherwise specified.
How can a minor apply for Sri Lankan passport?
Either the parents or the legal guardian of the applicant should accompany him/her when the applicant comes to this office to submit the application.
Form 'K' could be obtained as a PDF Document by clicking on the link (Download Here)
Guidelines for completing the form (CLICK HERE)
Note: A separate application should be submitted for each child. If the applicant is below 16 years one of the parents can write clearly a part of the name of the child in the cage of the signature box on behalf of the child. Signature should not touch the borders.
Three (3) identical copies of colour photographs not more than six months old of size 3.5cm x 4.5cm, with direct face (both ears must be fully visible without concealing any part and without spectacles) and in a light coloured background without the outer border to be affixed to the Form "K". Do not staple or pin.
Document to be attached
Original documents (1) to (8) to be submitted with two photocopy each. Original will be returned after necessary action
Note: Passports will be issued as per the name appears on the Original Sri Lankan Birth Certificate unless the name change has been done on the same by the Registrar General in Sri Lanka. Any change of names done abroad or the person’s current usage of a different name in a document issued by a foreign government will not be taken into consideration when issuing new passports.
a.Certificate of Adoption
b.The court order
c.A letter from the Commissioner of Probation and Child Care
Fees for issuing Travel Documents
Passport All Countries AUD $ 135.00
Emergency Certificate AUD $ 70.00
New passport in lieu of lost passport AUD $ 400.00
Payment should be made in Cash at the counter or by Postal Orders/ Bankers Draft drawn in favour of the "Consulate General of Sri Lanka” if sent by post. Personal or Company cheques and credit cards are not accepted.
Once your application is accepted;
Submission of forged Birth Certificates or any other documents and making false declarations relating to the citizenship status is an offence. Such cases will be reported to relevant authorities and payment will not be refunded.