High Commission of Sri Lanka in India

Announcement for Tourists/Foreign Passport Holders/Sri Lankans on Landing Requirements to Sri Lanka PDF Print option in slimbox / lytebox? (info) E-mail
Friday, 25 February 2022 08:49

On-Arrival ETA at the port of entry to Sri Lanka will be facilitated for the tourists who are unable to obtain ETA by online mode due to time constraints.

As per the health guidelines issued on 27th January 2022 by the Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health of  Sri Lanka, all arriving passengers to Sri Lanka must perform a COVID-19 PCR Test within 72 hours prior to departure or Rapid Antigen Test obtained within 48 hours prior to departure. 

All Tourist visa and Foreign Passport Holders (excluding Diplomatic passport holders and family) require mandatory Sri Lanka COVID-19 Insurance coverage at a cost of USD 12 which has a cover of USD 75,000 for one month. To be purchased online https://portal.pionline.lk/covidinsurance/ or on arrival. (The COVID-19 Insurance coverage is not required to board an aircraft but upon landing in Sri Lanka, he/she must purchase the policy prior to leaving the respective airport in Sri Lanka)

Sri Lankan passport holders do not require the Covid-19 Insurance coverage when travelling to Sri Lanka. 

It is not mandatory to submit Health Declaration Forms (HDF) online and passengers who are unable to submit their online Health Declaration Forms are permitted to submit the printed HDF at the airport on arrival.

Dual citizens are considered as Sri Lankans.