High Commission of Sri Lanka in India

ANNOUNCEMENT Preventive measures for persons arriving from overseas during the pandemic of Covid-19 w.e.f. 07 December 2022 PDF Print option in slimbox / lytebox? (info) E-mail
Thursday, 08 December 2022 06:58

1. The requirement to produce Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate by any person arriving in Sri Lanka via any airport or seaport is  hereby removed.

2. The requirement to produce a pre-boarding or on-arrival negative Covid-19 test (PCR/RAT) by any person arriving in Sri Lanka via  any airport or seaport is hereby removed.

3. If foreign nationals/tourists become Covid-19 positive after arriving in Sri Lanka, they should isolate for 7 days in a private hospital/hotel/place of residence. The cost of treatment/isolation should be borne by foreign nationals/tourists.

4. The above measures will be applicable irrespective of other directives in any previous guidelines/letters/circulars issued by the Director General of Health Services of Sri Lanka.

5. This guideline is effective for the persons arriving in Sri Lanka via airports or seaports from 00:00 hrs on 07 December 2022and persons who have already arrived.

6. The latest preventive measures/information regarding Covid-19 could be obtained through the website of the Ministry of Healthof Sri Lanka at http://www.health.gov.lk/moh_final/english/