Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority

Sri Lanka Tourist Police Division

The Police Tourist Division was created on 1st June 2007 by the Police Department of Sri Lanka in order to assist and protect both local and international travellers.

The vision of this Division is to create a hassle free, secured and memorable experience to all tourists within the Sri Lankan soil. There are friendly and professional group of men and women attached to this unit who are specially trained by the Police Department to collect intelligence, information and to do surveillance, investigations and prosecution for the purpose of preventing and minimizing the crime and harassment to the tourists.

The Police Tourist Division is presently located at No. 80, Galle Road, Colombo - 03 and connected with a short code telephone number -1912 for any emergency. In addition to the above main unit in Colombo there are few units located in the following tourist resort areas.

Hikkaduwa Located at Narigama - 060 2009790
Negombo Located at Ettukala - 031 2275555
Beruwala, Bentota Located at Moragalla - 034 2276049
Galle Located at Galle Fort - 091 2242783
Anuradhapura Located at Anuradhapura (Close to Lion Pillar) - 025 2224546
Polonnaruwa Located at Polonnaruwa new town - 027 2223099

Please do refer Police web for any further informations regarding Police Department telephone numbers etc.,

Director/ Senior Superintendent of Police
Police Tourist Division No. 80, Galle Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka.

Hot Line





+94 0112 421052



+94 0112 382209