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High Commission of Bangladesh in Colombo, Sri Lanka

High Commission of Bangladesh in Colombo, Sri Lanka located at 03, Srimath R. G. Senanayake Mawatha (Old Gregory's Road). View larger location map, get driving directions to the High Commission of Bangladesh or view address, phone, fax, email, office hours, official website, consular services, visa types, social media channels, and head of mission (HOM).

  • High Commission Address

    03, Srimath R. G. Senanayake Mawatha (Old Gregory's Road)
    Colombo 07
    Sri Lanka
  • Telephone

  • +94-11-269-5744/8
  • Fax

  • +94-11-269-5556
  • Email

  • [email protected]
  • Office Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Website

Office website

Social Media

Services

The following is a brief listing of services that are offered at High Commission of Bangladesh in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

  • Process passport applications
  • Process visa applications
  • Notarize certain documents
  • Legalization of documents
  • Issuing emergency travel documents
  • Process NVR (No Visa Required) applications
  • Registration of marriage, birth, and death
  • Attestation of documents
  • Authentication of documents

Head of Mission

Mr. Tareq Md Ariful Islam, High Commissioner

Common Visa Types

Citizens of qualified countries may be able to travel to Bangladesh without a visa. The most common types of Bangladesh visas are the following.

  • Tourist visa
  • Business visa
  • Student visa
  • Research visa
  • Journalist visa
  • Investor visa
  • Work / Employment visa
  • NGO workers’ visa
  • Expert visa
  • Tablig Jamaat visa
  • Government Delegates visa
  • Diplomatic/ Other Embassy officials visa
  • UN/ International Organizations visa

Types of Bangladeshi passports

There are three types of passports issued by the Government of Bangladesh. 1. Ordinary passport for regular citizens 2. Diplomatic passport are issued to diplomats and high-ranking government officials of Bangladesh 3. Official passport issued to Bangladesh government employees.

What is MRP?

MRP (Machine-readable passport) is a travel document with the data on the identity page encoded in optical character recognition format. Learn more about Bangladeshi Machine Readable passport at - passport.gov.bd.

What is No Visa Required (NVR) Endorsement?

Bangladesh origin foreign citizens (except SAARC countries) and their foreign born family members (spouse and children) are eligible for endorsement of "No Visa Required (NVR) for Travel to Bangladesh" in their foreign passports. NVR allows the holder multiple entries into Bangladesh with unlimited duration of stay within the validity of the passport.

Diplomatic missions of Bangladesh in neighbouring countries/regions of Sri Lanka:

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This page was last edited on 24 October 2021, at 11:12 AM (EST).