Contact and Office Information

General Contact Information

Street address:
33A, 5th Lane,
Colombo 03, Sri Lanka
Tel.: 00 94 11 522 62 32
Fax: 00 94 11 522 62 96

Hours of operation:
Monday to Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Services for Canadians

The Consular Office is accessible through the main entrance of the High Commission.

Effective Monday October 21, 2013, appointments will be required for the provision of notarial services, including declarations for passport services. Appointments may be confirmed with the Consular Section via telephone or email.

E-mail: ColomboConsul@

Consular hours:
Walk-in service Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


Statutory Holidays - 2016

Our offices are closed on the following days:

Friday January 01stNew Year’s Day
Friday January 15Tamil Thai Pongal Day
Thursday February 04Sri Lanka National Day
Monday March 28Easter Monday
Thursday April 14Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
Monday May 02May Day (in lieu)
Wednesday July 06Id-Ul-Fitr/ Ramazan Festival Day
Monday September 05Labour Day in Canada
Monday October 10Thanksgiving
Monday December 26Christmas Day (in lieu)
Tuesday December 27Boxing day (in lieu)

* Pending official confirmation on due time.