In order to facilitate International Trade and to simplify the tasks of this department and other public and private institutions, the department has informed the Director General of Sri Lanka Customs to take action for the applications on Non-Foreign Exchange Basis (NFE) by Sri Lanka Customs as per the authority vested with the Director General of Sri Lanka Customs as mentioned in the Import / Export Control Regulation 14, in the Extraordinary Gazette Notification No. 1739/3 published on 02.01.2012 under the Imports and Exports Control Act No.1 of 1969, apart from the importation of;

  1. Motor Vehicles
  2. Temporary Suspended items and
  3. Import Control licensed items