On request by a particular party/individual, the attestation of documents could be performed by the Embassy.
- Documents which are issued by a country other than Sri Lanka, should be counter certified by the Ministry of Foreign affairs of the particular country. (Eg: If the document has been issued by a Norwegian authority, it should be countersigned by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway)
- If the original document is in Norwegian language and to be used in Sri Lanka, applicants are advised to obtain an English translation of the particular document and submit the English version for Ministry's certification.
- Sri Lankan documents should be counter certified by the Consular Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Colombo, before submitting for the Embassy's certification.