Enter to Sri Lanka 

Visitors who are wishing to enter Sri Lanka to attend APAMT 2017 should have a valid passport at least with a one blank page and be valid for no less than six months from the date of arrival. You will need a visa to enter Sri Lanka. If you are visiting for tourism purposes must obtain an Electroninc Travel Authorization prior to arrival or on arrival to Sri Lanka. Nationals of Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Somalia and Syria must hold return or onward tickets.

For more information, please visist Department of Immigration and Emigration Sri Lanka’s website.

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With effect from 1st january 2012, all Holiday or Business travelers to Sri Lanka must have Electroninc Travel Authorization (ETA) for entering in to Sri Lanka. Please visit for more information.

The facility for applying Business Purpose Visa is at present available only at the Head Office of the Department of Immigration & Emigration and the Sri Lankan Overseas Missions.


Invitation Letter

Participants can request an invitation letter to apply for VISA. Please email [email protected] with the following details;

  • Name (as it appears in passport)
  • Passport Number
  • Nationality
  • Country of Departure
  • Job Title
  • Organization
  • Mailing Address
  • Email
  • Fax No.

Kindly ensure that you have completed your registration and have made the payment before sending in your request for invitation letter. The letter will be prepared and sent by email.