Embassy of Japan in Colombo


The Japanese Embassy in Sri Lanka is a bilateral mission in Colombo and promotes Japanese interests in Sri Lanka. The embassy of Japan also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Sri Lanka. The Japanese Embassy in Colombo is headed by Akio Suda - Ambassador of Japan to Sri Lanka.


Japanese Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka 20 Gregorys Road P.O.Box 822 Colombo 7 Sri Lanka


(+94) (11) 269 3831 to 3


(+94) (11) 269 8629






Akio Suda - Ambassador

Office Hours:


Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Sri Lanka require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Japanese embassy in Colombo you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.

Opening hours

Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.

Visa for Japan

For all Japanese visa related matters contact the embassy in Colombo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.lk.emb-japan.go.jp ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+94) (11) 269 3831 to 3 or email cultujpn@sltnet.lk

Consulates of Japan in Sri Lanka

Next to the embassy in Colombo there could be additional Japanese consulates located in Sri Lanka.

Please check below for the locations of the Japanese consulates in Sri Lanka.

Japanese Consulates in Sri Lanka

Next to the embassy in Colombo, Japan has consulates in the following cities: (if there are no cities mentioned here that means that Japan does not have any consulates located in Sri Lanka ).