TOURIST REQUIREMENTS




BUSINESS REQUIREMENTS


  • Color copy of US passport- can be e-mailed in JPEG of PDF formats
  • One visa application form (click here to download)
  • One AVS Order Form (click here to download)
  • Copy of invitation letter from a company in Sri Lanka
  • Copy of flight itinerary

STEP 2: CALCULATE FEES (Embassy fees + AVS Service Fees)

Embassy Fees

Regular Processing: 1-2 days

Tourist visa- single entry for 30 days
$40.00
Business visa- single entry for 30 days
$45.00



     

AVS Service Fees
Regular Processing: 1-2 days
Tourist or business visa                           
$150.00
Trip Registration (optional)
$15.00

    

*Please include our service fee and return delivery payment or a completed air bill. Incomplete payment, incomplete applications or documents and wrong application form will cause a delay in processing the above visa application.

** The service fees are non-refundable, once we receive your documents and start processing them. Embassy fees are non-refundable once your paperwork is submitted to the Embassy. Due to the high volume of applications being submitted, the processing times may be delayed by the Passport Agency and any Embassy. While such situations are beyond our control, we will do everything possible to accommodate your trip and will notify you immediately to let you know about the status of your application.

APPROVAL NOTICE WILL BE E-MAILED TO YOU IN 1-2 DAYS

STEP 1: GATHER THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS

COVID-19 UPDATE: The Embassy of Sri Lanka is closed until further notice. We will update our website as soon as we get a re-opening date.

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS:click here

INFO@AVSCHICAGO.COM


Copies of all documents including passport copy must be e-mailed to us for processing. Original documents are not required. Visa approval will be e-mailed to you in 1-2  days. You will travel to Sri Lanka with a printed copy of the approval notice and your passport will be stamped upon arrival at the airport in Sri Lanka.

SRI LANKA E-VISAS

STEP 4: RECEIVE VISA APPROVAL BY E-MAIL

 Quick facts about e-visas to Sri Lanka:


--Sri Lanka offers two types of visas. Use the instructions below to apply for an e-visa.
--Looking to apply for a visa sticker? Please click here
--All Sri Lanka e-visas are valid from the date of issuance and can be valid for a single entry for 30 days

--Staying in Sri Lanka for more than 30 days? You must apply for a visa sticker
--AVS can process visas for all applicants nationwide regardless of jurisdiction
--Please note, originals are not required for e-visas. Everything is done by e-mail

STEP 3: E-MAIL COPIES OF ALL DOCUMENTS IN STEP 1 FOR PROCESSING

    AMERICAN VISA SERVICE