With effect from 1st January 2012, all Holiday or Business travelers to Sri Lanka must have Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) for entering in to Sri Lanka. Please visit http://www.eta.gov.lk for more information.
An ETA is a visa for travel to Sri Lanka for a stay of up to 30 days. The Sri Lanka ETA is issued on-line; it is not necessary to submit an original passport or other documents for processing. Simply send your passport copy and the Sri Lanka ETA can be processed within 48 hours. Sri Lanka ETA requests are processed Monday to Friday during business hours.
To be applied from the Srilankan Consulate in Mumbai
2 Latest Photos taken within the last 3 months (white background, matt finish),
Covering letter on business letterhead
Invitation letter duly signed with name and designation of the signatory and of the pax.
Forex endorsement or credit card copy
Confirmed return air tickets
During office hours (Mon - Fri)
Tourist Visa Fees:
USD 15 Tourist visa Double Entry for 30 days
USD 25 Business visa Multiple Entry for 30 days
FREE Transit visa with single entry for 2days
USD 15 for Transit visa with single entry for 3 days to 7 days stay
Business Visa Fees:
Rs. 1600/- to be paid in cash at the consulate plus our service charge.