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Registrations are ongoing for Early Years, Primary, Lower and Middle Secondary, General English,IELTS and myClass online. For Young Learner courses we recommend that you book early in order to maximise your chance of getting your preferred day and time. 

Except for online courses, lessons will be delivered in our classrooms. In line with government guidelines, lessons will be taught online if we have to close our Teaching Centres. No additional classes will be offered face to face in our classrooms instead of online lessons. 

In order to ensure a smooth experience, we recommend that you

  • complete your payment to confirm your place.
  • for online courses, check that you have received your login details 24 hours before the first class. Login details will be sent to the email address that you submit at registration. 

 To book your place, you will need to complete and confirm payment.  

Payment options

  • Credit/Debit card payment online using the link we emailed to you.
  • Bank Transfer using the details below 

Please refer to your email for details on the exact amount you need to pay. If you have any further questions, please contact our Customer Service team.

 

Option 1: Pay online

Please refer to your email for the payment link. 

Option 2: Make an online bank transfer

 

  • Bank name: HSBC 
  • Bank branch: Colombo 1 / Head office 
  • Account name: British Council 
  • Narration/Reference details: Student number/contact number and name with initials. i.e. XXXXXX FULL NAME / CONTACT NUMBER 
  • Account number: 

Select an account number based on the Teaching Centre location

Account Number 

 COLOMBO 

0004200006 

 KANDY 

0004200007 

 JAFFNA 

0004200008 

Email a clear copy of the online bank transfer confirmation slip to info.lk@britishcouncil.org

Email Subject Line: Online Payment – STUDENT NO XXXXXX" – CONTACT NUMBER XXX 

Your payment will be confirmed within  two working days  upon submission of the confirmation slip. If you are paying for more than one child, please make this clear in your narration/reference and in your email with the payment confirmation.

Option 3: Visit a bank to make a bank transfer (Alternative Option)

If you are unable to pay online, please pay into the following account. 

Bank Name: HSBC 

Bank Branch: Colombo 1 / Head office 

Account Name: British Council 

Account Number: 001-002377-002 

Narration/Reference details: Student number / contact number and name with initials  

Please avoid paying through cash deposit machines as the narration doesn’t appear on our statement and we will not be able to identify your payment easily and on time to complete your booking.   

Email a clear copy of the online bank transfer confirmation slip to info.lk@britishcouncil.org  

Email Subject Line: Online Payment – STUDENT NO XXXXXX" – CONTACT NUMBER XXX 

Your payment will be confirmed within  two working days  upon submission of the confirmation slip. If you are paying for more than one child, please make this clear in your narration/reference and in your email with the payment confirmation.

More information

Please feel free to call us on one of the following contact numbers if you require any further information. 

  • +94 (0)11 7521 521 – Active from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00p.m. (Monday to Saturday)
  • +94 (0)11 4521 521– Active from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00p.m. (Monday to Saturday)