Embassy of China in Colombo


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


Chinese Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka 381-A Bauddhaloka Mawatha Colombo 7 Sri Lanka


(+94) 11-2688610


(+94) 11-2693799





Sun Guoxiang - Ambassador

Office Hours:

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in Sri Lanka require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Chinese 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 China

For all Chinese visa related matters contact the embassy in Colombo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+94) 11-2688610 or email chinaemb_lk@mfa.gov.cn

Consulates of China in Sri Lanka

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

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

Chinese Consulates in Sri Lanka

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

Embassy Consular Department and Services

The consular department of the Chinese Embassy in Colombo offers consular assistance. The consular department in general offers services for visitors from Sri Lanka to China as wel as for Chinese citizens in Sri Lanka. Generally, services comprise of visa applications, passport renewals, marriage registration, legalization of documents, birth of a child, Chinese nationality issues and more. Contact the consular department directly by telephone or email.