A passport valid for at least 3 months is required by all for entry to Sri Lanka. British Nationals do not require a visa for a tourist visit of less than 30 days. Visits for all other purposes and visitors from the rest of the EU or the USA require a tourist visa which can be obtained on landing and is valid for 30 days. This should be issued free of charge.
Visa and immigration related enquiries should be directed to the Sri Lankan High Commision:
High Commission of Sri Lanka 13 Hyde Park Gardens London W2 2LU Tel: (020) 7 262 1841-7 Fax: (020) 7 262 7970
If you require UK representation while you are in Sri Lanka you should contact the British High Commision:
British High Commission 190 Galle Road Kollupitiya P O Box 1433 Colombo 3 Tel: + 94 (1) 437336-43 Fax: +(94) (1) 430308 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sri Lanka Tourist Board can provide general tourist information for visitors to Sri Lanka:
Sri Lanka Tourist Board 22 Regent Street London SW1Y 4QD Tel: (0171) 930 2627 Fax: (0171) 930 9070