The Sri Lankan government has implemented an Online Health Declaration system for arriving travelers and updated its quarantine requirements.

Key Points:

  • Travelers must complete the Health Declaration form online and upload:
    • A vaccination card for the first and second dose of the vaccine.
    • Proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of departure.
  • After completing the form, individuals will receive a QR code via email to show health officials at the airport in Sri Lanka.
  • Authorities reduced the quarantine time for travelers who are not fully vaccinated from 14 days to 7 days.  

Additional Information: More information regarding Sri Lanka’s entry and health requirements for its citizens, residents and foreign nationals can be found here.

BAL Analysis: BAL will continue to monitor develops regarding resident visas and will provide more information as it becomes available.

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