Sri Lanka – Obtain Postal Identity Card. Application forms can be obtained from the following offices: General Post Office, Bristol Street, Colombo 01. Submit the completed form together with a copy of your birth certificate. You may submit your application between 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Pay the application fee.

Procedure

  1. Application forms can be obtained from the following offices:
    1. General Post Office, Bristol Street, Colombo 01.
    2. All Post Offices and Sub Post Offices in the island.
  2. Submit the completed form together with a copy of your birth certificate. You may submit your application between 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
  3. Pay the application fee.


For applications submitted by students:

  1. The principal and the class teacher or any other person known to the Post Master should sign on the reverse of the application as witnesses.
  2. Principal should certify the identity of the student on the reverse of the photograph meant for posting in the identity card supported by the office seal.

Required Documents

  • Completed application
  • Copy of birth certificate (do not forget to bring the original certificate for verification)

Office Locations & Contacts

Department of Posts
Postal Head Quarters,
310,
D. R. Wijewardana Mawatha,
Colombo 01.

Telephones: +94 -112-32 5111
Fax Nos: +94-112-44 0555
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Eligibility

Citizens of Sri Lanka

Fees

Application Fee: Stamps for Rs. 50.00

External Links

Government Information Centre – Sri Lanka

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