Application from visa for Journalist
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I. JOURNALISTS/MEDIA PERSONNEL
- A completed application form
- Note from Company
- Photocopy of round trip ticket(s)
- Copy Thai visa page for foreigners working in Thailand.
- Copy of passport / The original passport
- Two(2) Photos (Size 3.5 X 4.5, white background)
- Visa Fees 40 US$
For entry into Sri Lanka within 180 days from the date of approved.
Filming of tourism promotional documentaries
Media teams visiting Sri Lanka to film tourism promotional documentaries or on Sri Lanka Tourist Board (SLTB) Familiarization Tours are required to fill the "SLTB selection criteria for journalist/TV crews for Familiarisation Tours' form. (Application form 'B' download have required two application forms are Visa form On the topic of business visas)
The Sri Lanka Tourist Board requires at least 10 working days for processing the relevant documents prior to the scheduled commencement of project. Such media teams should also have a ground handling team who will be coordinating the project in Sri Lanka .
Filming of documentaries/feature films
Filming of documentaries and feature films need prior approval from the National Film Corporation and/or Department of Wildlife, Zoological Department where relevant.
Application for a filming project should be submitted to the Embassy with accompanying documents (synopsis of the documentary/feature film, itinerary of the media team in Sri Lanka and filming location/s, duly filled agreement form).