BIRTH & CITIZENSHIP
Eligibility – Children born outside Sri Lanka of Sri Lankan parent/parents.
1. Application for Birth Registration:
- Within 03 months – Registration B/4 (Declaration of Birth under section 16
- After 03 months – Registration B/6 (Declaration of Birth under section 24
Note: When applying after 03 months a letter should be submitted explaining reasons for delay.
- Particulars for Registration of Birth
3. Application for Citizenship Registration 1
4. Letter of Request (Word)
5. Registration ID issued by the Embassy
6. Originals of Birth Certificates and Marriage Certificate of Parents certified by the Consular Division of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka with 02 copies each
7. Original Local Birth Certificate of the child with English translation certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland / Romania /Bulgaria with 02 copies
8. Travel Documents (Passports) and Visas held by parents to prove residence abroad at the time of child’s birth with 02 copies each
9. Declaration of applicant’s (mother/father) citizenship with 02 copies
Note: Declaration that the applicant (father/mother) has not acquired citizenship of a country other than Sri Lanka at the time of child’s birth
10. If the applicant is a Sri Lankan citizen by registration, the relevant certificate with 02 copies