Alterations to name/ may be included in the existing passports provided that the name/s in the birth certificate has/have been altered in accordance with the birth registration regulations of Sri Lanka. Those birth certificates must be certified by the Consular Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Colombo.
Female applicants using the name of her husband after marriage, who wish to include it in her passport should fulfil the following formalities.
The marriage certificate should be certified by the Consular Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Colombo. If the marriage has been registered outside Sri Lanka, the Marriage Certificate should be countersigned by the diplomatic representation of the respective country.