Guidance for donors
Please be informed that NHSL- Colombo has not delegated any external party to accept donations nor to coordinate donations on behalf of the hospital.
Please contact for further clarifications/ complaints.
1. Direct donation of medicines/ consumables/ medical equipment to NHSL- Colombo
You may directly hand over your donations to the office of the Deputy Director General (DDG), NHSL Colombo.
You may direct the local supplier to hand over the donation to the office of the Deputy Director General (DDG), NHSL Colombo
a. Letter from the donor indicating the details of donated items.
b. Pro-forma invoice(s) of all donated items.
Donors and/ or their representatives can be present at the time of handing over the donation.
Every donation shall be acknowledged officially.
2. Donation of essential medicines/ consumables/ medical equipment from overseas.
Overseas donors are requested to contact the hospital (click here) prior to finalizing their donations.
It is informed that, in order to facilitate donations from overseas, the following documents may be needed.
- Letter from the donor indicating the details of all donated items
- Pro forma Invoice(s)
- Quality Certificates and Analytical Report of all items (if available)
Donors and/or their representatives can be present at the time of handing over the donation. Every donation shall be acknowledged officially.
3. Direct funds
It is informed that all financial donations need to be channelled to the Ministry of Health Special Foreign Currency Account in favour of NHSL Colombo.
Once funds are deposited please inform NHSL for further follow-up.