International visitors who wish to visit Sri Lanka for a short stay for sightseeing, holidaying or undergoing medical treatment need to apply for Sri Lankan visa. The visitors need to apply for ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization) for Sri Lanka in order to gain access to the Sri Lankan territory. The ETA application process is completely online in nature wherein the applicants can apply for Sri Lankan visa from the comfort their homes. The ETA approval document is directly e mailed to the email id provided by the applicant.

There is no need to submit any original documents or passport to the government as the whole process is electronic. At most the applicants will be asked to submit the soft copies of these documents. The applicants need to fill the form provided by our website ETA Sri lanka. The visa is valid for double entry with an initial time duration of 30 days. The visa can be further extended by 6 months.