National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka

certificate of origin

NCE PROVIDES CERTIFICATES OF ORIGIN (COs) TO EXPORTERS

The NCE is a designated Chamber by the Department of Commerce of Sri Lanka to issue Certificates of Origin and certification of other related documents required by exporters.

The service is available to both member and non-members of the Chamber. The Membership privileges offer a concessionary rate for these services.

COs are issued both manually and online depending on the requirements of exporters.

Digitally Certified Certificates of Origin Issuance System

A fully and semi authenticated system is available for digitally signed country of origin documents. This will speed up the process reduce time taken to manually process The Certificate of Origin and number of visits to the Chamber to obtain the certificates.

Download the CO forms manually

The forms below are designed for Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or later. Please make sure you have the program installed on your computer in order to use these documents. In case you use an older version of Adobe Acrobat Reader or don’t have it installed on your computer, simply

Authorization Form

Sri Lankan Origin form

Country Origin Form

CERTIFICATES OF ORIGIN AND RELATED EXPORT DOCUMENTS

The following documents are required to issue a Certificate of Origin

01. Certificate of Sri Lankan Origin

( Document confirming that the good are of Sri Lankan Origin )

Documents required for the processing :

1. “Certificate of Sri Lankan Origin” form duly filled, stamped and Signed by the applicant. (Min 02 (two) copies)
2. “Form B “stamped and signed by the applicant. – 01 (one) copy
3. Copy of Business Registration (First time submission only)
4. Custom Declaration (CUSDEC) Party Copy
5. Commercial Invoice stamped and signed by the applicant

02. Certificate of Country of Origin

( Document confirming Origin of Other Countries )

Documents required for the processing :

1. “Certification of Country of Origin” form duly filled, stamped and Signed by the applicant. - (Min 02 (two) copies)
2. “Form B “stamped and signed by the applicant. - One Copy
3. Copy of Business Registration (First time submission only)
4. Import Custom Declaration (Import CUSDEC)
5. Export Custom Declaration (Export CUSDEC) Party Copy
6. Commercial Invoice
7. Certificate from Country of Import

03. STEP BY STEP GUIDE TO BECOMING A DIGITAL CERTIFICATE OF ORIGIN (CO) CUSTOMER

REGISTRATION GUIDELINE

STEP 1. Go to our NCE Digital CO platform
NCE Digital Co-platform
STEP 2. Go to “Customer Registration” and fill out the form and submit. (remember to include a strong password).
STEP 3. Once submitted, within 15 minutes you will receive an email notification with your account details, with a username and password.
STEP 4. Once you receive the Account details, log on to the system.
STEP 5. Select the type of CO template you prefer, and as per your requirement. (1st Template for digital COs and invoices only and 2nd Template to include all export documents.)

fee structure (LKR)

CO's Invoice Other Documents
Member
Non-Member
Member
Non-member
Member
Non-Member
200.00
350.00
235.00
520.00
260.00
410.00