Honorary consulate of sri lanka in western australia is one of the five representatives of the sri lankan high commission the consulate provides a range of services for sri lankans living in western australia the website contains many useful information regarding consul services, sri lankan tourism, trade & investment opportunities, community services and the message from honorary consul. As per the para “vi” of the department of pensions cir no 5/2011 dated 30062011 on payment of pension to sri lankan pensioners resident abroad, it is mandatory to produce a life certificate to the department of pensions in each year by sri lankan pensioners resident abroad through the consulate general. Sri lankan websites lankapura historic images of sri lanka mahawanshaya the great chronicle, mahavamsa virtual library this site has great information about sri lanka lanka matchmaker free dating site for sri lankans media and news. However, those who have a dual citizenship and hold dual passports are eligible for a dubai on arrival visa for sri lankans, depending on the country this visa is immediately stamped when the individual enters the country through any of its airports, seaports or land borders. Consular consular fees consular fees all the payments for consular service/s should be made by money order/bank draft in favor of the consulate general of sri lanka.
Multiple citizenship, dual citizenship, multiple nationality, or dual nationality is a person's citizenship status, in which a person is concurrently regarded as a citizen of more than one state under the laws of those states. Sri lanka immigration & emigration is satisfied that you have adequate funds for your maintenance whilst in sri lanka and for the payment of your return passage to the country which issued your passport. The indian government has agreed to grant the overseas citizenship of india (oci) status to individuals having a valid pio card under the pio card scheme of 2002 but the indian government has not yet permitted dual citizenship therefore, the non resident indians cannot retain the citizenship of in. Dual citizen of sri lanka children born abroad to sri lankan parents whose birth has been registered in sri lanka under section 5(2) of citizenship act 1948 who are below the age of 21 years passengers transiting to a third country by the same, or a connecting aircraft within eight hours of scheduled arrival time.
Dual citizenship policies around the world we originally researched which countries has strict yes/no policies regarding dual citizenship, but like most other things in the world, it turned out to be more complicated than that. Consulate general of sri lanka, toronto notice please note that the department of immigration and emigration of sri lanka has not appointed any agent or representative to handle dual citizenship applications in whatsoever manner. Collection of biometrics data from passport applicants applying through sri lankan missions abroad the department of immigration and emigration has introduced mandatory collection ofâ biometrics (finger prints and digital face image)â from passport applicants andâ automated finger print identification (afis)â for the applicants who apply for passports via sri lanka missions abroad with. I declare that/ i am a citizen of sri lanka/ i hold dual citizenship of sri lanka/ i am a citizen of (write the name of the country) i declare that the information furnished in this application is true a nd correct to the best of my knowledge and belief. Immigration services center, the only authorized services provider for the department of immigration and emigration in sri lanka immigration services center is dedicated to assist all foreign travelers visiting sri lanka - web solution by wwwtekgeeksnet.
All the countries allowing dual citizenship are listed below look for highlighted options for free consultations and dual citizenship services. Dual citizenship is legally recognized in sri lanka if you are a canadian citizen, but also a citizen of sri lanka, our ability to offer you consular services may be limited while you're there you may also be subject to different entry/exit requirements. As a dual citizenship debacle rocks australia's political world, canada's parliament embraces sitting mps and senators who were born around the world and hold dual, or even triple, citizenship.
What is dual citizenship the passport of the republic of cyprus is a good travel documents (visa-free for a huge number of countries), and also gives the right to live and work in any european country in sri lanka, dual citizenship is applicable to a person whose citizenship of sri lanka has ceased under sections 19, 20 or 21 of the. Dual citizenship, or multiple citizenship, is when a single person is legally recognized as a citizen of two or more countries at the same time not all countries allow their citizens to hold dual citizenship. A dual national may, while in the jurisdiction of either country that considers that person its national, be subject to all of its laws, including being conscripted for military service there is no internationally agreed upon principle governing dual citizenship. Dual citizenship is a good way to attract investment into sri lanka the more people comet to sri lanka the more investment will come into the country who will take this facility mostly people.
Information that has recently come to us from icav for sri lankan - australian adoptees who want help from the australian fed govt with the dual citizenship process. Consulate general of sri lanka, los angeles all the payments for consular service/s should be made by money order/bank draft in favor of the consulate general of sri lanka cash payment will be accepted only on counter. Former sri lankan citizens from ten countries – the united kingdom, the united states of america, canada, france, germany, italy, new zealand, australia, sweden and switzerland will be eligible for dual citizenship.