Germany Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Germany may close on the following Sri Lankan and German holidays in 2021/2022:
|Christmas Day||Saturday, December 25||2 weeks, 4 days|
|St. Stephen's Day||Sunday, December 26||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Unduvap Full Moon Poya||Wednesday, December 29||3 weeks, 1 day|
|New Year's Day||Saturday, January 01||3 weeks, 4 days|
|Three King's Day||Thursday, January 06||1 month|
|Duruthu Full Moon Poya||Monday, January 10||1 month|
|Tamil Thai Pongal Day||Saturday, January 15||1 month, 1 week|
|National Day||Friday, February 04||1 month, 4 weeks|
|Navam Full Moon Poya||Tuesday, February 08||2 months|
|Mahasivarathri Day||Monday, February 21||2 months, 2 weeks|
|Fasching||Thursday, February 24||2 months, 2 weeks|
1. How many German Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?
Germany currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Sri Lanka including Colombo and Colombo.
2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for Germany?
Sri Lankan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Germany. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Germany in Sri Lanka for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of German embassies in Sri Lanka?
The German representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and German holidays in 2021/2021:
- Christmas Day (DE & LK) Sat, Dec 25, 2021 (2 weeks, 4 days)
Time in Germany vs Sri Lanka
Berlin, Germany time is 5:30 hours behind Colombo, Sri Lanka