Visa fees and other related charges to be enhanced from 1st December as per budget proposal 2023. In conformity a distinct announcement has been prepared by controller of the department of controller general. In accordance the charges for issue of dual citizenship increased to an alarming USD 2000, was conveyed via a announcement.
The fee however for the grant to the partner or child under 22 years of age has been amended to only USD 500. The charge to obtain certified copies of credentials under the citizenship upped to Rs 2000.
The organizational charge for the oath signed by a commercial seamen enhanced to USD 25. The charge for approval for electronic travel for tourists will be USD 50 while for trading is USD 55 On landing for gaining electronic travel approval is USD 60 for tourists USD 65 for trades. The charge for issuing of a valid visa under “my dream home visa” program USD 200,the fee is same for resident guest system.
The charge for issuing of a permit to appear in court USD 200 Irrespective of age limit the charge to issue of a visa for off springs of SL parents with overseas passports is USD 150.
The age cluster not taken into account for the grant of a valid visa for kids who are dependents of a non Sri Lankan spouse the charge will be USD 150.