Attestation

Types of documents attested:

  • Educational certificate/mark sheet/transcript, police clearance, power of attorney
  • Birth/death certificate, guardian certificate, marriage certificate, marital certificate
  • Bank statements, commercial documents, translated documents, etc

 

Process for attestation:

  • Documents originating in Bangladesh must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Dhaka, while the documents originating in Sri Lanka must be attested by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sri Lanka, before submission to High Commission
  • Applicant should submit the copy for attestation with original, an extra copy and processing fee
  • For power of attorney and signature attestation, the signatory must come in person with valid passport or NIC along with its photocopy
  • Processing fee of LKR 3,000/- per document of attestation is to be paid to counter
  • Attested documents are normally delivered after 07 working days from submission