Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 13 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka increases marriage registration fees
Sun, Dec 30, 2012, 09:46 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 30, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has decided to increase the marriage registration fees by Rs. 4,000.

Accordingly, for marriages registering outside the office of the registrar a fee of Rs. 5,000 will be charged instead of Rs. 1,000 charged earlier.

Of the amount charged, Rs. 1,500 will be paid to the registrar of marriages.

However, the marriage registration fee levied at the office of the registrar will remain at Rs. 750.

Many Sri Lankans tend to call the registrar to the wedding venue to register the marriage.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Poland keen to explore trade and investment prospects in Sri Lanka
-- [50 minutes ago]
Alwaleed Philanthropies of Saudi Arabia donates US$ 1 million to support Sri Lanka disaster victims
-- [1 hour and 28 minutes ago]
First Sri Lankan climbed Mount Everest returns safely
NGO condemns appointment of an official accused of financial misuse as an Additional Secretary to a ministry
Government grants concessions on the clearance of essential items necessary for disaster relief services
Sri Lanka Prime Minister orders Central Bank to submit quarterly reports of bond sales to parliament
World Bank responds positively for Sri Lankan President's request for financial assistance
Lanka IOC offers Rs. 5 million for disaster relief in Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan Minister, Thai Deputy PM discuss strengthening ties
Sri Lankan President assures sufficient financial resources to deliver maximum disaster relief to victims

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.