Sri Lanka: Entrance Requirements 

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

Key Points  

  • New entrance requirements introduced for travelers entering Sri Lanka beginning 2 Jan. 2022 


The government of Sri Lanka announced new requirements for travelers arriving in the country beginning 1 Jan. 2022. Under these requirements, approved travelers will be required to: 

  • Fill out an online Health Declaration Form with information on vaccination status, a pre-departure and passport information; 
  • Provide evidence of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than 72 hours prior to departure; and 
  • Provide an applicable QR code prior to boarding 

If a traveler was infected with COVID-19 in the last three months, the traveler will be required to carry a negative COVID-10 rapid antigen test that was taken no more than 48 hours prior to departure.  

What are the Changes? 

The government of Sri Lanka introduced new entrance requirements for travelers that will go into effect on 1 Jan. 2022.  

Looking Ahead  

Continue to check the government of Sri Lanka’s website and Envoy’s website for additional information and updates.   

Content in this publication is for informational purposes only and not intended as legal advice, nor should it be relied on as such. For additional information on the issues discussed, consult an attorney at one of the two U.S. Law Firms working with the Envoy Platform or another qualified professional. On non-U.S. immigration issues, consult an Envoy global immigration service provider or another qualified representative.