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Translation of Documents

 

TRANSLATION  OF  DOCUMENTS

The documents issued by the relevant authorities/institutions of Sri Lanka and authenticated by the Consular Division of the Ministry Of Foreign Affairs in Sri Lanka will be translated by this Mission. Kindly be noted that only the following documents will be translated by this Mission.

  • Sri Lankan Birth Certificate
  • Sri Lankan Marriage Certificate
  • Sri Lankan Death Certificate

Note:

  • Applicants are advised to provide correct spelling for their names and other details with the original document.

 

CONSULAR FEES FOR TRANSLATION OF DOCUMENTS

Revised consular fees as per the Government Extraordinary Gazette Notification No. 2057/35 dated 09.02.2018 with effect from 01st March 2018.

Consular Function

Fee (USD)

For translation of a document, first 100 words

30.00

For every 25 words thereafter

05.00

 

 

 

 

Submission of applications

You can submit the application to the consular division of this Mission by post or by hand. The Consular Division is open from Monday to Friday between 09 am to 01 pm EST. The physical and mailing address is as follows:

 

Consular Division

Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations

820, 2nd Avenue, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10017

 

Processing Time

Translation of documents will take 02 – 04 business days.

 

Payment Options

Payments should be done at this Mission by cash/money orders/bank drafts/cheques.

Money orders / Certified cheques should be made payable to the “Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations, New York”.

Card payments are not acceptable.


 

For inquiries and further assistance,

 

Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations, New York

 

Consular Division

Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations

820 2nd Avenue, 2nd Floor

New York, NY 10017

 

+1 212 986 - 7040 (Ext: 118)

consular@slmission.com

 

Consular Affairs Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Colombo, Sri Lanka

 

Consular Affairs Division

2nd Floor, Ceylinco Building

Janadhipathi Mawatha

Colombo 01

 

+94 112 446 302 / +94 112 338 812

consular@mfa.gov.lk