Embassy of France in Colombo
The French Embassy in Sri Lanka is a bilateral mission in Colombo and promotes French interests in Sri Lanka. The embassy of France also plays an important role in development, cultural affairs and contacts with the local press of Sri Lanka. The French Embassy in Colombo is headed by Jean-Bernard de Vaivre - Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka.
French Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka 89 Rosmead Place PO Box 880 Colombo 7 Sri Lanka
(+94) (11) 269 88 15
(+94) (11) 269 90 39
Jean-Bernard de Vaivre - Ambassador
Many embassies in Sri Lanka require an appointment before you visit. On the official website of the French embassy in Colombo you will find information on opening hours and how to book appointments.
Please note that embassy opening hours can vary. Always contact the embassy before a visit.
Visa for France
For all French visa related matters contact the embassy in Colombo before you travel. Information is available on the embassy website (www.ambafrance.lk ) or contact the visa department by telephone (+94) (11) 269 88 15 or email
Consulates of France in Sri Lanka
Next to the embassy in Colombo there could be additional French consulates located in Sri Lanka.
Please check below for the locations of the French consulates in Sri Lanka.