Last update:Thu, 04 Jul 2019


ContainerThe Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin is hereby calling quotations from the forwarding companies for the heavy baggage of one of the Home Based officers of this Embassy, to be transported from his residence in Berlin-Zehlendorf to the port of Colombo, Sri Lanka. The quotation should include charges in relation to packing, insurance and transportation of the heavy baggage for a 20 feet container.

The requirements are as follows:

  • Official packing permit
  • Supply of the same size of container for loading
  • Pre-delivery of packing materials
  • Supply of all First class packing materials including bubble packing for fragile items-
  • The packing should be done in a day and the baggage to be transported immediately thereafter.
  • Establishment of the packing list
  • Disassembly of furniture
  • Export customs clearance and other usual requirements
  • The period of the shipment to Colombo has to be mentioned.
  • No additional charges to be levied on the arrival of the goods in Colombo.

Please note that the suppliers can visit the site for pre inspection 10.07.2019 and 11.07.2019, and the Embassy may call meeting with the forwarding companies with a view to discuss the packing and transportation. .

Packing should be on 22.07.2019.

The Embassy is having the right to require to postpone the packing and dispatch if the officer's tenure is extended due to the exigency of service.
All the quotations should be sent to the following address on or before 15.07.2019 only by Registered Post.

H.E. the Ambassador
Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
14163 Berlin

Please contact the following numbers/e mail address for further information.


New Consular Fees for the Issuance of new Passports

thNew Consular Fees for the Issuance of new Passports are as follows:

  Consular Services  
  All Countries Passports 140.-
  All Countries Passports - Lost with Copy 330.-
  All Countries Passports - Lost without Copy 418.-
  Minor (Children below 16 Years of Age) Passports (issued for only 3 Years) 114.-
  Middle East Passports to All Countries Conversion 51.-
  NMRP 48.-
  NMRP - With lost Copy 151.-
  Endorsement / Amendment / per Amendment 11.-

Additionally it is urgently advised to have newly issued passports sent back to you via courier service (DHL or similar).

Minister of Ports and Shipping Sagala Ratnayaka attends the 4th German – Asian Business Dialogue

BusDialog1The 4th German – Asian Business Dialogue was held on 5 June 2019 at the Alliance Forum in Berlin. Chief of Staff of the Prime Minister and Minister of Ports and Shipping Sagala Ratnayaka, attended the Dialogue as a special guest and was a panellist at the Minister’s Dialogue on ‘Building Bridges between Europe and Asia: Chances and Challenges of Free Trade in a Changing World’.

Sri Lanka participates at the Transport Logistics Fair 2019 in Munich, 4-7 June 2019

Translog1The Export Development Board of Sri Lanka (EDB), in coordination with the delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Sri Lanka (AHK Sri Lanka), Sri Lanka Embassy in Berlin and the Sri Lanka Consulate in Frankfurt, organized a pavilion at the Transport Logistics Fair 2019, one of the most significant industry platforms in Germany for logistics and transport. The pavilion showcased the expertise of Sri Lanka in efficient cargo handling and its further potential as a logistics hub.