Embassy of Sri Lanka in New Delhi


The Sri Lankan Embassy in India is a bilateral mission in New Delhi and promotes Sri Lankan interests in India. The embassy of Sri Lanka also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of India. The Sri Lankan Embassy in New Delhi is headed by Mr Prasad Kariyawasam, High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India.


Sri Lankan High Commission in New Delhi, India 27, Kautilya Marg Chanakyapuri New Delhi - 110 021 India


(+91) 11 2301 0201 / 2 / 3 (+91) 11 2301 7498


(+91) 11 2379 3604





Mr Prasad Kariyawasam, High Commissioner

Office Hours:

08.45-13.00 and 14.00-17.00

Embassy Appointments

Many embassies in India require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the Sri Lankan embassy in New Delhi 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 Sri Lanka

For all Sri Lankan visa related matters contact the embassy in New Delhi before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website () or contact the visa department by telephone (+91) 11 2301 0201 / 2 / 3 (+91) 11 2301 7498 or email lankacomnd@bol.net.in

Consulates of Sri Lanka in India

Next to the embassy in New Delhi there could be additional Sri Lankan consulates located in India.

Please check below for the locations of the Sri Lankan consulates in India.

Sri Lankan Consulates in India

Next to the embassy in New Delhi, Sri Lanka has consulates in the following cities: Bangalore, Kolkata, Mumbai and Thiruvananthapuram

Embassy Consular Department and Services

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