How to Obtain Loud Speaker Permit in Sri Lanka

The applicant or organizer should visit the respective police station to make a request for a Loud Speaker Permit. The applicant or Organizer has to fill a hand written Loud Speaker Permit Application form (DOP ALS ). The applicant has to attach the following documents when requesting for permit.


  1. The applicant or organizer must obtain a Loud Speaker Permit Application form (DOP ALS ) from the respective police station. A link is also provided under “Documents to Use” section which you can use to download the form.
  2. Complete the form.
  3. Submit the completed form together with the consent letter and other required documents.
  4. Pay the application fee.
  5. The OIC of the respective Police station will decide on whether the Permit is possible to be certified by the A.S.P
  6. The issuing authority ( A.S.P in charge of Locality ) approves the permit and instructs the applicant or organizer on terms and conditions to be followed.

Note: A.S.P accepts application from 8.00am to 4.30pm (Weekdays).

Required Documents

  • Completed application form
  • Consent letter:
    • If the meeting is to be held in a particular site, the applicant must obtain a consent letter from the owner of the site.
    • If meeting is to be held in a vehicle , the applicant has to get consent letter from the owner of the vehicle.
    • Letter of consent of the person installing the equipments
  • National Identity Card

Office Locations & Contacts

Police Department
Police Head Quarters, Colombo 01


Fax: +94-11-234553

Email: telligp@police.lkAds by Google


Citizens or foreigners based in Sri Lanka having a valid reason to request for a Loud Speaker Permit.


Loud Speaker Permit : Rs.250.00

Processing Time

Once your application is approved, the permit will be issued on the same day.

Required Information

  • Residential and Office Address
  • Place of Employment
  • List of names of the Speakers
  • If applicant/organizer is a part of a political party, the party should be mentioned in the application.

Need for the Document

This procedure provides you information on how you can obtain a loud speaker permit.

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