Eligibility: To be obtained by any person who needs the serviced.
Process of Submitting Applications: No application form is required.
Fees Payable for Obtaining Application Forms
Countries of the world have been divided into four zones. Stamp fees should be paid for items sent to those countries according to their weight. (South Asia, Asian /European countries/U.S.A). Sea mail is closed monthly in accordance with a varying time table.For further information contact No.2440668
Hours for Submission
During the opening hours of Post, Sub Post and Agency Post Office.
Fees Payable for Obtaining the Service: List of charges is annexed.
Time Taken for Providing the Service (Ordinary service and priority service)
Within a short time of about 05 minutes after handing over the item to the post office counter.
Supporting Documents Required: Staff officers in charge of the Service
Exceptions or Instances Outside the Above Requirements and Special Information
Action will be taken on complaints and enquiries received from the public on any postal article. Complaints submitted in writing in regard to contents of a parcel or damage to any item will be accepted for necessary action. Wrapper of the item and other proofs, if available, should be produced. In case of an express letter, the registered number and the date given by the Post Office, if produced, will b e helpful.
Specimen Application Form: There is no prescribed form. Furnish particulars of the letter in writing.
Perfected Specimen Application
Organization InformationDepartment of Posts
Postal Head Quarters,
D. R. Wijewardana Mawatha,
Fax Nos:+94-112-44 0555