Welcome to the website of the Australian Visa Application Centre in Sri Lanka. VFS Global is a commercial entity working in partnership with The Commonwealth of Australia to provide Australian visa application services in Sri Lanka.

Step 2 Before you decide to apply for a visa please make sure you familiarize yourself with the information on the visa subclass you are applying for. Quick links to information on visa categories and other helpful information including Visa Fee, VFS Service Charge and Service Standard can be found on the Visa Wizard page on this website.

Step 3 Applicants should fill the Visa Application Form corresponding to the visa subclass under which they wish to lodge their application. Applicants can get the visa application form by visiting the nearest Australia Visa Application Centre or by downloading the forms from Applications and Forms.

Scam alert

Scam alert - Migration fraud and scams

  • We are concerned by recent scam phone calls, claiming to be from the Department of Immigration and Border Protection, with the caller requesting money to progress visa applications. Click here for more details
  • Introduction of Appointment System - Please note that with effect from Wednesday, 01 June 2016, prior appointments for submission of visa applications at the Australia Visa Application Centre (AVAC) in Colombo will be made mandatory. Read More
  • 30 June 2015: Changes to Visa Application Charges
    Visa application charges will change on 1 July 2015 in accordance with decisions made by the Australian Government.
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  • Beware of fraudulent job offers. For more details – click here


Visa Forms
Visa Fees At A Glance
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Schedule An Appointment

Schedule an appointment to visit the visa application centre.

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If you have already submitted your application at the Visa application centre, to know the status of your application.

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general information

Australia Visa Application Centres

Locate your nearest Visa Application Centre. Please select your resident city below.

News And updates

From 1 July 2016, all student visa applications must be lodged online ...

Published on 11 June 2016

Changes of the helpline no...

Published on 08 March 2016

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