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Contact your bank to make sure that your cards will work.
Check your statements as credit card fraud and card skimming occurs. A terrorist attack could happen anywhere, at any time.
Travel restrictions for foreigners may be applied without notice.
Marked and unmarked minefields and unexploded ordnance remain in some areas.
Most of the Eastern Province has been cleared of landmines and unexploded ordnance but some isolated areas are yet to be cleared.
Communal and inter-ethnic tensions have been high in the east in the past.
Make sure you select the correct visa category for your circumstances.
If you're travelling from a country with yellow fever or cholera, you'll need to present evidence that you've received the relevant immunisation(s).
You'll need a visa, in the form of an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA), to visit Sri Lanka.
There is a non-refundable processing fee for some categories of the ETA.
If you are forced to hand over your passport, contact the High Commission for advice.
If your passport is lost or stolen, you must notify the Australian Government as soon as possible. You can exchange Australian dollars for LKR at the airport and commercial banks in major centres.