The Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK

Established in 2004, APSL is an association open to all Sri Lankans in the UK, irrespective of their ethnicity, creed or political affiliation. Our aim is to promote unity and professionalism among the Sri Lankans, foster good will and cultural relations in the UK, as well as support relief and development activities in Sri Lanka.

Our Vision

A peaceful, just and prosperous Sri Lanka where all her:

  • Citizens live with dignity in harmony with one another, where diversity is valued and celebrated,
  • Supported by those ahead of them, children realise their true potential,
  • Natural beauty and cultural heritage is enjoyed by the current generations and cherished and nurtured for the benefit of future generations, and
  • Professionals renowned for their knowledge, skills and hard work; make their mark on the world stage.

Our Mission

To foster unity and professionalism among the Sri Lankans in the UK, and harness their talent for the development of Sri Lanka.

To project a positive image of Sri Lanka in the UK, and promote cultural relations.

Our Values

We see diversity as a strength, regard family, community, religion and culture as the cornerstones and education and hard-work as the building blocks of success. We endeavour to uphold our reputation for honesty, generosity and professionalism in everything we do.

Updated Privacy Notice

APSL Privacy Policy – Updated on 2018.05.24   Introduction APSL is committed to protecting our members, sponsors and donors’ privacy and takes its responsibility regarding the security of customer information very seriously. We will be clear and transparent about the information we are collecting and what we will do with that information. This Policy sets out […]

‘Living in the UK’ – Discussion Series

 ‘Living in the UK’ – Discussion Series “Eastern and Western values” Sunday 28th January 2018 – 3-4pm The APSL in collaboration with the Redbridge Buddhist Vihara will be conducting the next discussion in the series ‘Living in the UK / Sri Lankan Cultural Values’. Sponsored by: The Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK […]

WE SRI LANKA SOLAR VILLAGE

A joint project between APSL-UK and FOG Sri Lanka   Sustainable Development   Sustainable development meets requirements of the present without compromising ability of future generations to meet theirs – eradicating poverty and harmonising economic growth, social inclusion and environmental protection.  In September 2015, world leaders gathering at the UN Sustainable Development Summit in New […]

Season’s Greetings

  2019 was another highly productive year for APSL. We celebrated our 15th Anniversary and continued to serve the Sri Lankan community both in the UK and Sri Lanka through our highly successful projects and events. In the UK we continued the ‘Living in the UK’ discussion series for Sri Lankan children and ‘Young Professionals […]

APSL 15th Anniversary Ball

APSL 15th Anniversary Ball was held on Saturday 16th November 2019, at Heathrow/Windsor Marriott Hotel. A wonderful evening packed with live music by Sky High, traditional and fusion dances by Dilini Seneviratne and troupe, performance by Osandi Kodagoda, Dutch auction and raffle draw with exciting prizes.  

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