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Colombo VAC is open under specific schedule

Kindly be informed that Colombo Visa Application Centre is open every Friday from 08:30am until 11:00am to accept visa applications with prior approval from the Embassy of Greece under “Prime Time Serviceat an additional cost of 8010 LKR strictly upon appointment.

Our VAC adhere to the highest standards of health and safety based on the recommendations of the World Health Organization and local health authorities: to this end, you will need to self-disclose COVID-19 symptoms, to undergo temperature screening at the entrance of the VAC using non-contact equipment, to wear appropriate mask and be checked contactless by the security service of the VAC. In case you have any symptoms of COVID-19, please, DO NOT visit our VAC. Applicants without mask and applicants with a temperature above 37 degrees Celsius will not be allowed to enter the premises. As the VAC cannot be crowded, you may be asked to wait outside the VAC. While waiting inside, please keep social distance of 2 meters vis-à-vis others. Please note that your appointment slot will be rescheduled to a later date in case you have any COVID-19 symptoms. We suggest you to prepare your application and all necessary documents in advance (click here for more information) to avoid waiting time at the VAC.

Protecting the health of the applicants and our employees during these testing times of the pandemic is of utmost importance. We are following the recommendations of the Health and Governmental authorities and have put in place best practices to minimize the possible exposure of applicants and employees to the coronavirus. Applicants can avoid a return to the VAC and have their passports returned via courier service at an additional cost that will be kept to the minimum.

Kindly be informed that due to the current situation the processing time of the visa applications may be extended.

For more information please contact us via email or visit the VAC.