ශ්‍රී ලංකා ප්‍රජාතාන්ත්‍රික සමාජවාදී ජනරජයේ තානාපති කාර්යාලය

இலங்கை ஜனநாயக சோசலிச குடியரசின் தூதரகம்

Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka



Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-5:00pm
Consular Hours: Mon-Fri 9:00am-11:30am
Emergency Contact Number: +86 10 65321861/2

Diplomatic Visas are issued to the Chinese Diplomatic Passport Holders to visit Sri Lanka on their Diplomatic assignments.

Application Procedure

1.     The applicant could submit his/her visa application along with the following documents to this Embassy.

  • Duly filled Visa Application Form (Form B) DOWNLOAD HERE

  • Application for Entry Visa requested for employment/assignment at Diplomatic Missions DOWNLOAD HERE

  • Details required for clearance of Visa through Electronic Travel Authorization DOWNLOAD HERE

  • Original Passport (valid for more than 6 months)

  • Note verbal of the Chinese Foreign Ministry

2.     An ‘Entry visa’ will be issued by this Embassy on gratis basis, upon approval of the relevant authorities of Sri Lanka. ETA application form DOWNLOAD HERE


Visa Exemption for the Official and Diplomatic Passport Holders

According to the Agreement on Visa Exemption for Holders of Diplomatic and Official Passports between Sri Lanka and China, the Chinese nationals who bear the following Passport types are exempted from Visa requirement up to 30 days.

  • Diplomatic Passports

  • Service Passports

  • Passports for Public Affairs