ETA application can be submitted using one of the following options:
An intended traveller planning a holiday visit, a short business trip or to transit through, needs to apply and can obtain an ETA via our services prior to arrival in Sri Lanka.
If you are planning a short visit to Sri Lanka, you can submit your ETA application online to the Department of Immigration & Emigration.
It is advisable to keep a copy of the ETA approval with you to be produced at the port of entry in Sri Lanka. All ETA Applicant should complete the following requirements at the port of entry.
The ETA is valid to stay up to 30 days from the date of arrival and it may be increase up to six months.
If you are planning a Short Visit to Sri Lanka, you can obtain the services of a third party such as travel agents, airlines, friends, or relatives etc., to apply for an ETA on your behalf.