Authorized Money Changers

Authorized Money Changers Permitted to Buy, Exchange and Sell Foreign Currencies

All branches are permitted to engage in money changing business and details of the head offices are given below.

Name of the Bank Address Contact No
Amana Bank PLC No. 403, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 7756000
Axis Bank Ltd. No. 356, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2577720
Bank of Ceylon “BOC Square”, No. 01, Bank of Ceylon Mawatha, Colombo 01  +94 11 2446790-811
Cargills Bank Ltd No. 696, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 7640000/502
Citibank, N. A. No. 65C, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 07 +94 11 2447316-8
Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC Commercial house, No. 21, Sir Razik Fareed Mawatha, Colombo 01 +94 11 2486000-3
Deutsche Bank AG No. 86, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2447062-6
DFCC Bank PLC No. 73/5, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2442442
Habib Bank Ltd. No. 70A, Dharmapla Mawatha, Colombo 07 +94 11 2326565
Hatton National Bank PLC No. 479, T B Jayah Mawatha, Colombo 10 +94 11 2664664
The Hongkong & Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd. No. 24, Sir Baron Jayathilaka Mawatha, Colombo 01 +94 11 2446591
ICICI Bank Ltd. No. 58, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 07 +94 11 4242400
Indian Bank No. 57, Sir Baron Jayathilake Mawatha, Colombo 01 +94 11 2323402
Indian Overseas Bank No. 139, Main street, Colombo 11 +94 11 5324422
MCB Bank Ltd. No. 08, Leyden Bastian Road, Colombo 01 +94 11 2448765/6
National Development Bank PLC No. 40, Nawam Mawatha, Colombo 02 +94 11 2448448
Nations Trust Bank PLC No. 242, Union Place, Colombo 02 +94 11 4313131
Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC No. 450, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2565565
People’s Bank No. 75, Sir Chittampalam A Gardiner Mawatha, Colombo 02 +94 11 2327841-6
Public Bank Berhad No. 340, R A De Mel Mawatha, Colombo 03 +94 11 2576289-92
Sampath Bank PLC No. 110, Sir James Peiris Mawatha, Colombo 02 +94 11 4730630
Seylan Bank PLC No. 90, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2456789
Standard Charted Bank No. 37, York Street, Colombo 01 +94 11 2480000
State Bank of India No. 16, Sir Baron Jayathilake Mawatha, Colombo 01 +94 11 2326133-5
Union Bank of Colombo PLC No. 64, Galle Road, Colombo 03 +94 11 2316005

Approved branches are permitted to engage in money changing business and the details of the head offices are given below.

Name of the Money Changer Address Contact No
Registered Finance Companies
Asia Asset Finance PLC No. 76/1, Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 03
Tel: +94 11 5669922
Fax: +94 11 2577477
Bimputh Finance PLC No. 362, Colombo Road, Pepiliyana, Boralesgamuwa
Tel: +94 11 5759037
Fax: +94 11 5550368
Citizens Development Business Finance PLC No.123, Orabipasha Mawatha, Colombo 10
Tel: +94 11 7388388
Fax: +94 11 2429888
Lanka ORIX Finance PLC No. 100/1, Sri Jayawardhanapura Mawatha, Rajagiriya
Tel: +94 11 5880880
Fax: +94 11 2865606
L B Finance PLC No. 275/75, Prof. Stanley Wijesundera Mawatha, Colombo 07
Tel: +94 11 2631631
Fax: +94 11 2631000
Senkadagala Finance Company PLC 2nd Floor, No. 267, Galle Road, Colombo 03
Tel: +94 11 2301301
Fax: +94 11 2301937
Sinhaputhra Finance PLC No.11, Hill Street, Kandy
Tel: +94 81 5555555
Fax: +94 81 2203403
Singer Finance (Lanka) PLC No. 331, First Floor, Dr. Colvin R. De Silva Mawatha, Colombo 02
Tel: +94 11 2303717
Fax: +94 11 2303715
Licensed Specialized Banks
National Savings Bank Savings House, No. 255, Galle Road, Colombo 03
Tel: +94 11 2372184
Fax: +94 11 2375254
Sanasa Development Bank PLC No. 12, Edmonton Road, Kirulapone, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2832547
Fax: +94 11 2512039
Hotels  
Pearl City Hotel (Pvt) Ltd No. 17, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 04
Tel: +94 11 4523800
Fax: +94 11 4523866
Shangri-La's Hambantota Resort & Spa Sittrakala Estate, Cithragala, Ambalantota
Tel: +94 47 7888888
Fax: +94 47 7634014

Name of the Money Changer Address Contact No
Crown Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 56, Mudalige Mawatha, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2472957
Fax: +94 11 2393150
Devi Forex (Pvt) Ltd. No. 131, Sea Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2388757
Fax: +94 11 2327101
Ravi Forexae (Pvt) Ltd. No. 115, Sea Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2436358
Fax: +94 11 2471966
Thomas Cook Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. Bandaranaike International Airport, Katunayake
Tel: +94 11 4832881 (Arrival)
Tel: +94 11 4833784 (Departure)
Fax: +94 11 4832881

Authorized Money Changers Permitted to Buy and Exchange Foreign Currencies (Not permitted to sell foreign currencies)

Name of the Money Changer Address Contact No
A.O.Lakshmi Jewels (Pvt) Ltd. No. 361, Main Street, Matale
Tel: +94 66 2230581
Fax: +94 66 4460254
Abdeen Money Changers (Pvt) Ltd. No. 47, Hospital Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2447431
Fax: +94 11 2344657
Ariyawansa  Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd. No. 27, Kandy Road, Kiribathgoda
Tel: +94 11 2913614/
+94 11 2919964
Fax:  
Arrujina Jewellery (Pvt) Ltd. No. 42, Sea Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2435298
Fax: +94 11 2387606
Aruna Forexc (Pvt) Ltd. No. 22, New Bazaar Street, Nuwara Eliya
Tel: +94 52 2222165
Fax: +94 52 2222165
Asian Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 53, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 77 3869841
Fax:  
Brescia Grameen (Pvt) Ltd No. 88/02, Chillaw Road, Kattuwa, Negombo
Tel:

+94 31 2233329/ 2236755

Fax:  
Bullion Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 210, Main Street, Colombo11
Tel: +94 11 2430640
Fax: +94 11 4722559
Capital  Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 54, Hospital Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2473220
Fax: +94 11 2473220
City Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. - Head Office No. 92, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2432322
Fax: +94 11 2390935
City Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. – Colombo 07 ODEL Shopping Complex,
No. 02, Ward Place, Colombo 07
Tel: +94 11 2390933
Fax: +94 11 2390935
Colombo Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 65, Galle Road, Wellawatte, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2594531
Fax: +94 11 2594533
Dadigama Group (Pvt) Ltd. No. 12, Dehiwala Road, Maharagama
Tel: +94 11 2840391
Fax: +94 11 2840391
Data Exchange International (Pvt) Ltd. No. 78,80, Bristol Building, Sir Baron Jayathilake Mawatha, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2390900
Fax: +94 11 2390903
Daya Authorized Money Changer (Pvt) Ltd. No. 112, Sea Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2320345
Fax: +94 11 2326854
Delta Sarath Holdings (Pvt) Ltd. No. 59, New Road, Ambalangoda
Tel: +94 91 3935953
Fax: +94 91 2255723
George Michael Holdings (Pvt) Ltd. No. 157, Chilaw Road, Wennappuwa
Tel: +94 31 2249779
Fax: +94 31 2249780
Global Village Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 116, Sea Street, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2236744
Fax: +94 31 2222907
Golden Money Changers (Pvt) Ltd. No. 41, Mudalige Mawatha, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2451070
Fax: +94 11 2321899
International Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 53B, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2347331
Fax: +94 11 2424987
Jayes Investments Ltd. No. 104, Bankshall Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2323783
Fax: +94 11 2323784
Jewel Lanka Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 188, Main Street, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2224419
Fax: +94 312238544
Kamal Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd. No. 57A, Bristol Paradise Building, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 4863720
Fax: +94 11 4602051
Keyser Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 147, Keyzer Street, Colombo 11
Tel: +94 11 2459139
Fax: +94 11 2472221
Kudamadu Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. Main Road, Mahawewa
Tel: +94 32 2254618
Fax: +94 32 2254618
M.P. Money Changer (Pvt) Ltd. No. 32B, Colombo Road, Gampaha
Tel: +94 33 2226018
Fax: +94 33 2226018
Majestic Jewellery (Pvt) Ltd. No. 28, Bazaar Street, Chilaw
Tel: +94 32 2222441
Fax: +94 32 2222963
Maruthi Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 285, Galle Road, Wellawatte, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2362086
Fax: +94 11 2362086
Mayurie Money Changers (Pvt) Ltd. No. 240, Main Street, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2239389
Fax:  
Metro Forex (Pvt) Ltd. No. 192, Main Street, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2222202
Fax: +94 312222202
Midna Mini Market (Pvt) Ltd. No. 12, Shopping Complex, Wennappuwa
Tel: +94 31 2255632
Fax: +94 31 2255337
Milano  Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 160, 3/2, Thomas Fernando Mawatha, Wennappuwa
Tel: +94 31 2253970
Fax: +94 31 2253970
Monte Carlo Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 12,1/1, Greens Road, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2233254
Fax: +94 31 2238349
Narmatha Gold Centre (Pvt) Ltd. No. 187, Power House Road, Jaffna
Tel: +94 21 2221933
Fax: +94 21 2224779
New Natasha (Pvt) Ltd. No. 15, Supermarket Complex, Wennappuwa
Tel: +94 31 2253120
Fax: +94 31 2255337
New Regal's Money Changer (Pvt) Ltd. No. 110, Main Street, Kurunegala
Tel: +94 37 2224447
Fax: +94 37 2232639
Pearl Exci (Pvt) Ltd. No. 23A, Fernando Avenue, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2227104
Fax:  
Prasanna Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. - Head Office No. 42/A, Mudalige Mawatha, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2422049
Fax: +94 11 2321282
Prasanna Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. - Colombo 06 No. 57, Galle Road, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2591420
Fax: +94 11 2504108
Pushpa Money Changer (Pvt) Ltd. No. 67, Greens Road, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2236998
Fax: +94 31 2234501
Rafeek's Gems (Pvt) Ltd. No. 109, Chatham Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2327424
Fax: +94 11 2344747
Red Ruby Jewellers (Pvt) Ltd. No. 25, Greens Road, Negombo
Tel: +94 31 2228786
Fax: +94 31 2228785
Rimha Jewellery (Pvt) Ltd. No. 4/A, Masjidh Road, Puttalam
Tel: +94 32 4865444
Fax: +94 32 2265884
Rivindu Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd. No. 378, Negombe Road, Wattala
Tel: +94 11 2946996
Fax:  
Royal Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. - Head Office No. 51/C, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2331824
Fax: +94 11 2395834
Royal Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. – Colombo 06 No. 55, Galle Road, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2587107
Fax: +94 11 2555488
Royal Money Mart (Pvt) Ltd. No. 132/1, Galle Road, Aluthgama
Tel: +94 34 2275209
Fax: +94 34 4289144
Salaka Trust Investment (Pvt) Ltd. - Head Office No. 466, Union Place, Colombo 02
Tel: +94 11 2672085
Fax: +94 11 2672092
Salaka Trust Investment (Pvt) Ltd. – Nugegoda No. 48/A, Stanley Thilakarathne Mawatha, Nugegoda
Tel: +94 11 2699533
Fax: +94 11 2699577
Sharanga Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 157/1, Kasturiyar Road, Jaffna
Tel: +94 21 2226972
Fax: +94 21 2228869
Shifaz Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 51, Bristol Paradise Building, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2344168
Fax: +94 11 2327888
Swiss Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. - Head Office No. 51/B/A, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2448115
Fax: +94 11 2445538
Swiss Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. – Colombo 06 No. 87A, Galle Road, Colombo 06
Tel: +94 11 2555551
Fax: +94 11 2555551
Thomas Cook Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. – Colombo 03 K11, Crescat Boulevard, 89/1, Galle Road, Colombo 03
Tel: +94 11 22434959
Fax: +94 11 2434959
Thomas Cook Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. – Kandy L1-K9, Kandy City Centre, Dalada Veediya, Kandy
Tel: +94 77 7998199
Fax: +94 81 2205811
Thomas Cook Lanka (Pvt) Ltd. – Galle No. 44, Layn Baan Street, Galle Fort
Tel: +94 91 4550996
Fax: +94 91 4550996
Unic Forex (Pvt) Ltd. No. 09, Fort Road, Chilaw
Tel: +94 32 2222300
Fax: +94 32 2222130
Vasanthas Intl. Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 56, D S Senanayake Road, Kandy
Tel: +94 81 2233151
Fax: +94 81 2223627
Western Money Exchange (pvt) Ltd. No. 8/G/8, Sir Razik Fareed Mawatha, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2449872
Fax: +94 11 2343588
Windsor Money Exchange (Pvt) Ltd. No. 55, York Street, Colombo 01
Tel: +94 11 2421328
Fax: +94 11 2390903