Overseas Business Risk: Sri Lanka

Information on key security and political risks which UK businesses may face when operating in Sri Lanka.



This report looks at issues UK businesses may face when operating in Sri Lanka including the economic and political environment, intellectual property, organized crime, human rights, bribery and corruption and terrorism.

Published 16 December 2013
Last updated 22 February 2022 + show all updates
  1. Reviewed and updated guidance in full.

  2. Updated content including links in multiple sections - Political and Economic, Business and Human Rights, Bribery and Corruption, Terrorism Threat, Protective Security Advice, Intellectual Property, Organised Crime.

  3. Updated Human Rights link

  4. Guidance on Overseas Business Risk – Sri Lanka (updated)

  5. Update content

  6. changes to world bank reports

  7. Changes in the "Terrorism Threat" section.

  8. Guidance update.

  9. First published.