Certificates issued by the Department of Examinations

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  • A system for online authentication has been introduced for applicants to authenticate certificates, issued for GCE O/L and A/L examination held after 2001, without visiting the Consular Division.

    For further details;

  • To authenticate certificates, issued for G.C.E. (O/L) and G.C.E. (A/L) examinations held prior to 2001 and other examinations conducted by the Department of Examinations, applicants should apply through the Department of Examination of Sri Lanka at Battaramulla and those certificates which are forwarded directly to the Consular Affairs Division by that Department will be authenticated.
  • Authenticated certificates or certificates issued under local category or addressed to Foreign Diplomatic Missions will not be accepted for authentication.
  • The card issued by the Department of Examinations should be produced to the Division. Rs.800/= will be charged by the Consular Affairs Division for the Authentication of each document. Service charges of the Department of Examinations may have to be paid in addition to the above charges.



2nd Floor, Ceylinco Building
Janadhipathi Mawatha
Colombo 01
Sri Lanka
Telephone : +94 112 338 812 / +94 112 446 302
Fax : +94 112 473 899
Email : consular@mfa.gov.lk