Registration of Birth and Citizenship

Eligibility     – Children, born outside Sri Lanka of Sri Lankan parent/parents.

Required Documents

  1. Application for Birth Registration:

Within 03 months   – Registration B/4 (Declaration of Birth under section 16) (Download)

After 03 months     – Registration B/6 (Declaration of Birth under section 24) (Download)

* When applying after 03 months a letter should be submitted explaining reasons for delay.

  1. Application for citizenship Registration:   Citizenship 1 (Download

  2. Request letter (Download)

  3. ID issued by the Embassy

  4. 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

  5. Original Local Birth Certificate of the child with English translation certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russian Federation with 02 copies

  6. Travel Documents (Passports) and Visas held by parents to prove residence abroad at the time of child’s birth with 02 copies each

  7. Declaration of applicant’s (mother/father) citizenship with 02 copies  (Download)

* Declaration that the applicant (father/mother) has not acquired citizenship of a country other than Sri Lanka at the time of child’s birth 

  1. If the applicant is a Sri Lankan citizen by registration, the relevant certificate with 02 copies

  2.  Relevant Fee

 

SERVICES

FEE US Dollars

  REGISTRATION OF BIRTHS

 

  Registration of Birth under Ceylon Citizenship Act within one year

    30 USD  

  Registration after first year additional fee (Per Year)

    15 USD  

  Registration of Birth under Consular Act

      7 USD 

  For issue of each additional copy

    20 USD  

 

CONSULAR SECTION

of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation

 

Office hours 10:00 – 12:30  & 14:00 – 16:00 (Monday – Friday)

Closed on Saturday, Sunday & Public Holidays

Tel. +7 495 688 16 20

Fax: +7 495 688 17 51

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

  (Please send your inquiries by e-mail if you can not reach us by telephone)