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Temporary/Emergency Passports - Non-Machine Readable Passports (NMRP)

Temporary passports (Non Machine Readable Passports - NMRP) valid for six months are issued by this Mission to the applicants whose passports are expired /damaged  or lost  enabling  them  to return to Sri Lanka only, due to an emergency. The applicants  cannot travel to any other countries using this NMRP Passports .

The applicants who lost/damaged their passports should be required to call over the Consular Division  of the Embassy personally and face an interview to obtain the Temporary/Emergency passports..

If requested, a NMRP are also issued as a Stop-Gap Passport to the applicants until the receipt of their new passports which had been applied through this Embassy.

Documents required:

a. Form K -IM 35

b. 4 colour photographs of size 35mm x 45mm, taken within 3 months (Direct face)

c. Duly completed declaration (Form D) (to be filled by the applicant who lost the passport)

d. Original Birth certificate

e. Original Sri Lanka National Identity Card

f. Travel itinerary/Return air ticket , if available

g. If the passport is lost, the original Police report issued by the Police Station to which complaint was made. If the Police report is not obtained, a letter addressed to H.E the Ambassador by the applicant informing the loss of the passport.

h. Relevant fee in Euro


The Chancery

  • Address: Via Adige, 2 - 00198 Rome
  • Tel 06.8840801 - 06.8554560
  • Fax: 06.84241670
  • Mail : embassy@srilankaembassyrome.org 


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