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 - 2015

Our offices are closed on the following days:

Thursday, January 01New Year's Day
Wednesday, February 04National Day
Friday, April 3Good Friday / Bak Full Moon Poya Day
Monday, April 13Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day
Monday, May 4Day following Vesak Full Moon Poya Day
Monday, July 20Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramazan Festival Day) in lieu of July 18th
Monday, September 7Labour Day
Monday, October 12Thanksgiving Day
Wednesday, November 11Deepavali Festival Day/ Remembrance Day
Friday, December 25Christmas Day
Monday, December 28Boxing Day in lieu of December 26

* Pending official confirmation on due time.