Duty Free

A passenger arriving in Sri Lanka who is a holder of Sri Lankan passport or dual-citizenship is entitled to the following duty free allowances to purchase goods for private use.

Adult

Stay of less than 90 days abroad - US$ 187.50
(For purchase at the Duty Free Shopping Complex)  
Stay of 90 days and more and less than 365 days abroad - US$ 625
(For purchase at the Duty Free Shopping Complex)  
Stay of 365 days and more abroad - US$ 1750
(For purchase at the Duty Free Shopping Complex)  

Minor

Stay of less than 90 days abroad - US$ 125
(For purchase at the Duty Free Shopping Complex)  
Stay of 90 days and more abroad - US$ 187.50
(For purchase at the Duty Free Shopping Complex)  

 

Prior to purchase of goods from duty free shop at the arrival, passenger should declare the foreign currency he/she has to the customs.