France Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of France may close on the following Sri Lankan and French holidays in 2021/2022:
|Esala Full Moon Poya||Sunday, July 04||1 week, 2 days|
|Bastille Day||Wednesday, July 14||2 weeks, 5 days|
|Idul Adha||Sunday, August 01||1 month, 1 week|
|Nikini Full Moon Poya||Tuesday, August 03||1 month, 1 week|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Binara Full Moon Poya||Wednesday, September 01||2 months, 1 week|
|Adhi-Vap Full Moon Poya||Friday, October 01||3 months, 1 week|
|Milad-Un-Nabi||Saturday, October 30||4 months, 1 week|
|All Saints' Day||Monday, November 01||4 months, 1 week|
|Armistice Day||Thursday, November 11||4 months, 2 weeks|
|Deepavali Festival Day||Sunday, November 14||4 months, 3 weeks|
1. How many French Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?
France currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in Sri Lanka including and Colombo.
2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for France?
Sri Lankan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into France. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of France in Sri Lanka for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of French embassies in Sri Lanka?
The French representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and French holidays in 2021/2021:
- Esala Full Moon Poya (LK) Sun, Jul 04, 2021 (1 week, 2 days)
Time in France vs Sri Lanka
Paris, France time is 4:30 hours behind Colombo, Sri Lanka