Visitor visa application is applicable in case you are travelling to visit family, friends, and relatives. This visa is given for travel period not exceeding 90 days.
For all categories of visas, i.e. single, double, multiple entries or transit visa will be as per below:
|Duration||Visa Fee in LKR|
|Children Between 6 to 12 years||7200|
|Children Below 6 years||No Visa Fees|
- Children under 6 years will not pay any visa fee.
- Applicants shall be levied a service fee Rs 2545 (inclusive of all taxes)
- The applicable visa fee in Srilankan Rupees is as per the current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice.
- Visa fee and service fee can be paid in cash or credit card*
- All fees are non-refundable.
- Kindly bring the exact change in order to avoid any inconvenience.
* Colombo center only
|Document required for Visitor Visa please click here.|
- To bring a copy of the bio page and amendment page of the current passport copy in addition to the passport copy mention in the check list.
- One photograph( with white/light background; must be taken within the last six months)
- To arrange the documents according to the given order as per the check list.
If you had a previous Schengen Visa issued after 01 December 2015: If your fingerprints where taken satisfactory last time you don’t have to present yourself personally for lodging your application. The representing person needs an authorization letter.
The photographs must be:
The photographs must:
Style and lighting
The photographs must be:
Glasses and head covers
If you wear glasses:
Head coverings :
Expression and frame
Your photographs must:
Applications accepted at Switzerland Visa Application Centre Colombo will be submitted on the next working day in the Consulate. Applications accepted from Jaffna Visa Application Centre will be submitted to the Consulate on the third working day in the Consulate. The time required to process Visa Applications (Switzerland, Liechtenstein, , Slovenia, Luxembourg ,Netherlands and Belgium) is 5 working days under normal circumstances (excluding day of submission at VFS). But it can take up to 15days.
Applicants, who wish to obtain a visa application form to Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Netherlands, Poland, Slovenia, Luxembourg or Belgium, can download the requisite form here.
Download Visa Applications Forms
|Visa Application Form In English|
|Visa Application Form In Tamil|
|Visa Application Form In Sinhala|
Please note: Translated forms are for reference only (Tamil & Sinhala). Applications will only be accepted in the following languages: English, German, French or Italian.
To download a form:
- Click on the form link
When the form opens, save the form on your computer.
- Press the right button on your mouse on the required link.
- Select Save Target As from the list
- Save the form on your computer.