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Inward Remittances


We are the pioneers of Inward Remittance business in Sri Lanka having 75 Years of experience and service excellence in this trade.

Inward Remittances Dept. is the center for receiving Inward Remittances from Banks and Exchange Houses worldwide which is well equipped and linked with all branches to extend a prompt service to our customers.

Well connected with all parts of the world through over 867 correspondents worldwide and the recipients can receive their remittances easily through 617 payment locations spread in every nook and corner of the island.Our customers have the option to choose  any of the following remittance systems.

Type Description / Features
BOC Smart Remit

Real time, secured, web based remittance payment system with:

  • Anywhere pay out option
  • E-mail and SMS notification to both sender and receiver
  • Feed back notification to agent
  • API service
  • First ever automated SWIFT precessing in Sri Lanka
  • Specially designed for migrants
Secured fund transfering method to send or receive funds to / from anywhere in the world
Web based Fund Transfer System
Fund tranferring system to transfer funds from anywhere in the world through Money Gram, Xpress Money, Sigue, Ez-Remit and SHIFT
Speed and secured fund transfer facility within the local banks repee accounts which helps customers to do financial transactions more efficiently with minimum cost
RTGS Fund Transfer
Real time gross settlement system (RTGS) is a fund transfer system (large sums) where transfer of money or securities within local banks on a "real time" and on "gross" basis


For  more details
Smart Remit Technical Support/Telex Smart remit Customer Service Web-based System Support
Amila Thilakarathne Jagath kuruppu Calvin Wijesuriya
Sithara SUmanarathne Dulani Pathirana K Samarasinghe
Ruwan Kumara Pramuka Kuruppu Ridma Gamage
Tel : 0094 11 2471616 0094 11 2541933 / 2445792 0094 11 2471616
      : 0094 11 5743720 0094 772929258 0094 11 2203765
      : 0094 11 2203756 0094 11 2203750 / 2203761 0094 11 2203757 / 2203755

Fax : 0094 112 344845 / 2391981

E-mail :

Samanthi Arangalla
Senior Manager
Inward Remittances Dept.
Bank of Ceylon, 
8th Floor
Colombo 01.



Through any bank in any country.
Our accredited web-based fund transfer system enables remitters to send money faster to accounts with
Bank of Ceylon or in the personal name or to accounts with any other Bank in Sri Lanka.
This facility is presently available at
  • Serendib Financial Services
  • Kapruka Pvt. Limited
  • SL Money Transfer Pty Ltd
  • Zenj Exchange
  • Turbo Cash
  • National Finance & Exchange Co.
  • Bahrain Finance co
  • International Express Remittance Services
Hong Kong
  • Lotus Forex
  • Tifco Logistics Ltd
  • Dollarco Exchange Centre
  • Kuwait India International Exchange
  • Al Muzaini Exchange
  • Kuwait UAE Exchange
  • Bahrain Exchange
  • City International
  • Kuwait Asia Intl Exchange
  • Kuwait Bahrain Intl Exchange
  • National Exchange
  • National Money Exchange
  • Securities Exchange
  • Services Exchange Co. (SECO)
  • Bank of Ceylon, Male
  • Oman & UAE Exchange Centre
  • Asia Express Exchange
  • Majan Exchange
  • Purshoththam Kanji Exchange
  • Gulf Exchange Company
  • Al Dar for Exchange Works
  • Al Fardan Exchange
  • Al Sadd Exchange
  • Eastern Exchange Co.
  • National Exchange Co.
  • Trust Exchange Co.
  • UAE Exchange Center
  • Arabian Exchange Co
  • Islamic Exchange Co
  • Al Zaman Exchange Co
  • City Exchange Co
  • Habib Qatar International Exchange Co
Saudi Arabia
  • Arab National Bank
  • Alrajhi Bank
  • Bank of India, Singapore
  • UAE Exchange Center
  • Al Rostamani Intl’ Exchange
  • Al Ahaliya Money Exchange Bureau
  • Habib Exchange Co.
  • Wall Street Exchange Co
  • Alukkas Exchange Co
  • Orient Exchange
  • Al Ansari Exchange
  • Alukkas Exchange
  • Al Munna Exchange
  • Delma Exchange
  • Lulu Exchange
United Kingdom
  • Bank of Ceylon, London Branch
  • Currency Exchange Corporation (CEC)
  • Al Samhouri Exchange
  • Alwahni Exchange
  • Merchant Trade Asia
  • Valutrans Spa
  • Trans Fast