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Japan Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka

1 Diplomatic Missions 1 Cities

Japan Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Japan Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka
No. 20, Srimath R.G. Senanayake Mawatha, Colombo7.
Phone: +94-11-2693831/3 Working hours: Close now

Holidays to be Observed in 2021

The Embassies and Consulates of Japan may close on the following Sri Lankan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2022:

Holiday Date Counting down
Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya Friday, October 01 3 days, 1 hour
Milad-Un-Nabi Saturday, October 30 1 month
Culture Day Wednesday, November 03 1 month
Deepavali Festival Day Sunday, November 14 1 month, 2 weeks
Labour Thanksgiving Day Tuesday, November 23 1 month, 3 weeks
Ill Full Moon Poya Monday, November 29 2 months
Christmas Day Saturday, December 25 2 months, 4 weeks
Unduvap Full Moon Poya Wednesday, December 29 3 months
New Year's Day Saturday, January 01 3 months
Duruthu Full Moon Poya Monday, January 10 3 months, 2 weeks
Coming-of-Age Day Thursday, January 13 3 months, 2 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

1. How many Japanese Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?

Japan currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Sri Lanka including and Colombo.

2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for Japan?

Sri Lankan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Japan. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Japan in Sri Lanka for further instructions.

3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Japanese embassies in Sri Lanka?

The Japanese representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and Japanese holidays in 2021/2021:

  • Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya (LK) Fri, Oct 01, 2021 (3 days, 2 hours)

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