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    On coming to Colombo, I was dreading the culture shock. However, expats and local contacts gave me some great advice.

InterNations – Uniting Canadians living in Sri Lanka

Would you like to get in touch with other Canadians in Sri Lanka? Are you in need of help and advice from your Canadian compatriots? Or would you like to join other Canadian expats on an excursion to discover sights and landmarks – e.g. the spiritual heart of the country?

Whether you have settled as an expat in Sri Lanka or are still living in Canada and planning your upcoming foreign assignment, InterNations Sri Lanka offers everything you need: Established in 2007, our trusted community soon became the leading platform for international networking among expatriates and global minds around the world. Our network also counts a considerable number of Canadian expats in Sri Lanka, coming from all corners of Canada - from Montreal, over Ottawa to Vancouver.

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    From Canada, living in Colombo
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    From Canada, living in Colombo
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    From Canada, living in Colombo
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    From Canada, living in Colombo
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    From Canada, living in Colombo

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Forum Posts by Canadians in Sri Lanka

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our Sri Lanka expat forums.

  • Sri Lankan Immigration & Emigration Matters
    7 replies
    Jun 17, 7:31 AM
    Community member

    Update for Ex Sri Lankans on Dual Citizenship In May 2012 the Sri Lankan Cabinet granted approval to amend the Citizenship Act No 18 of 1948 and the Immigration and Emigration Act No 20 of 1948 …

  • New to Shri Lanks
    6 replies
    Sep 10, 1:50 PM
    Community member

    i am anil i have land infront of deberawawa lake it s nice place i like make guest house with some one else (foreiners) my email anilsuranga@ymail.com 0094775795022

  • Moving to Sri Lanka
    2 replies
    Jun 4, 1:00 AM
    Community member

    Hi William, thanks for your reply. I will be going to Galle and just might have to check out the minty lime chiller! And it is probably just as well that there are no bars to speak of. The NHL …

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Find Tips and Advice on Sri Lanka from Canadian Expats

Of course, expat living in Sri Lanka is not just about shipping your belongings and filing in some bureaucratic papers. Regular socializing with fellow Canadians is an essential part of expat life and helps getting accustomed to the Sri Lankan way of life and mentality. InterNations helps you connect and meet up with other Canadians in Sri Lanka, residing in Colombo, Galle, Kandy and many other places throughout the country. Just take a look at our group of Canadians in Colombo.

If you ever wish to have a chat in your native language, discover where to shop for Canadian food or discuss your favorite sports team's latest match, become a member of the Sri Lankan InterNations Community:

  • Look up our top quality network to get to know open-minded expats from Canada in Sri Lanka.
  • Obtain and share insider tips in our Sri Lanka Expat Forums – e.g. how to hire a babysitter fluent in your native tongue for your children or where to get maple pancakes in Galle.
  • Search the InterNations Places database for Sri Lanka to get information on institutions from your home country, including the Canadian embassy.

From the spiritual heart of the country to the administrative capital and largest city, we’ll help you connect with supportive and friendly Canadian expats in Sri Lanka.

Join Our Expat Activities and Mingle with Fellow Canadians in Sri Lanka

Moreover, please feel free to attend our regular expat events and activities in Sri Lanka. Our get-togethers are very diverse and range from a cozy gathering to enjoy the traditional Sri Lankan rice and curry, to big expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Colombo’s best locations. You can also participate in one of our expat trips to go and see cool highland hill retreats as well as other beautiful landmarks in Sri Lanka.

Our meet-ups and activities are a great opportunity to mingle with expats from Canada and various other countries in a casual setting. Interested? Just sign up and you’ll soon be receiving a cordial Hello from our Canadians living in Sri Lanka!