How to collect document from Sri Lankan Consulate Los Angeles?


How to collect document from Sri Lankan Consulate Los Angeles?

By support@click2visas.com
3 months ago

You must visit the visa application centre of Sri Lanka in Los Angeles to collect the documents. For electronic visa for Sri Lanka, you do not require to visit.

To know more, please visit: http://www.srilankaconsulatela.org/visas

The Sri Lankan Consulate is in Los Angeles, with Swarna Gunaratne serving as the Consul general. The Consulate offers many services to the Citizen of Sri Lanka in the United States, such as the passport renewal of Sri Lanka, attestation certificates, emergency certificates, etc.

3250, Wilshire Blvd #2180, Los Angeles, CA-90010.
Tel: 213-245-7397, 213-327-6459
Email: slcg.losangeles@mfa.gov.lk

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To know more, please visit: http://www.srilankaconsulatela.org/

What are the primary tasks performed by the Embassy/Consulate of Sri Lanka located in Los Angeles, USA? 

The embassy/Consulate assists travelers from the United States to Sri Lanka, and citizens traveling from Sri Lanka to the United States. It also plays a significant role in an educational exchange program sponsored by the Sri Lankan government. To allow for more ease of use and access, the embassy/Consulate has established multiple consulates across the country to offer services seamlessly.

What type of passport services are provided by the Sri Lankan Embassy/Consulate? 

The primary purposes of travel to the United States by Sri Lankan nationals are tourism, higher education, employment, and other activities (such as parents visiting children, business events, etc.). In the United States, any foreign resident needs to possess a valid travel document, or the traveler will be deported to their home country. If the travel documents, such as a passport, expired, or were lost, the embassy would work to provide new records to the traveler.

How many Sri Lankan consulates/Embassy are in the United States to serve travelers? 

The Sri Lankan Consulate in Los Angeles (address listed above) along with Five consulates/Embassy spread across the country aid travelers to and from Sri Lanka.

Embassy of Sri Lanka – Washington  

3025 Whitehaven Street NW,

Washington, DC 20008

Honorary Consulate for Sri Lanka – Honolulu

1703, Paula Drive, Honolulu,

Hawaii, 96816-3935

Honorary Consulate for Sri Lanka – Chicago

540 North Lincoln Street, Hionsdale,

Chicago, IL 60521

Honorary Consulate for Sri Lanka – Philadelphia

1628 John F Kennedy Blvd, Suite 2200

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Honorary Consulate for Sri Lanka – Phoenix

329 W. Cyprus Street,

Phoenix, AZ 85003

Does a consulate operate out of the Los Angeles Consulate/embassy? 

There is no Separate Consular Address in Los Angeles. Both Embassy and Consular service office located in the same address

Can a traveler submit travel documents to the Sri Lankan Embassy/Consulate in Los Angeles?

Yes. If the travel requirements of the applicant demand submission documents, they must be submitted by visiting the visa application centre of Sri Lanka in Los Angeles, In the case of an e visa for Sri Lanka, a visit is not mandatory to the embassy, Consulate, or authorised visa agent for Sri Lanka.

What are the hours of operation of the Sri Lankan Embassy/Consulate in Los Angeles?

Embassy working hours of Sri Lanka are 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

What days is the embassy/Consulate open?

The Sri Lankan embassy/consulate operates Monday through Friday and is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and public holidays.

On which holidays is the Embassy/Consulate closed?

The list of holidays the Sri Lankan Consulate in Los Angeles observes can be found at the link below.

http://www.srilankaconsulatela.org/holiday-calendar

Are there any jurisdictional restrictions regarding services from the Sri Lankan Consulate/Embassy in Los Angeles?

No, people residing in any location are eligible for services like issue of passport of Sri Lanka and visa services.

Is there a FAQ related to the Embassy and Consulates?

 Visa Related FAQ: 

http://www.eta.gov.lk/slvisa/visainfo/faq.jsp