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Procedure NameRegistration of individual vehicle importers (Permit holders)




Responsible Agency

Customs Department

Address: Sri Lanka Customs, No. 40, Main Street,  Colombo 11,  Sri Lanka.

Phone: +94 11 222 1333


Legal base of the Procedure

Customs Ordinance 


Required Documentation

No.  Type Notes
1. Application form   
2. NICs/Passports   
3. Letter of Credit  
4. Permit  
5. Bill of Lading   


Process Steps

Step 1 Submit all the relevant original documents with photocopies to customs
Step 2 Customs will process the documentation
Step 3 Register 



The following form/s are used in this procedure
TitleDescriptionCreated DateUpdated DateIssued By
This is the application form for Taxpayer Registration (For Individual and Proprietorship)20-12-201728-02-2018Inland Revenue Department This is Dowload File
This is a registration form to register as a permit holder05-01-201821-06-2018Customs DepartmentThis is Dowload File
This procedure applies to the following measures
NameMeasure TypeAgencyDescriptionCommentsLegal DocumentValidity ToMeasure Class
Registration of individual Vehicle Importers (Permit holders)Permit RequirementCustoms DepartmentA permit holder may register to import individual vehicle Section 19A of Customs Ordinance deals with Exemption of goods imported by certain persons from import dutiesCustoms Ordinance 08-12-9999Good