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.

9th AGM and Dinner Dance

The Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK (APSL) held its 9th Annual General Meeting on Saturday 27 th April 2013 at the City Grange Hotel,  London. After two years as President of APSL, Mr. Rohan de Alwis stepped down and Mr. Mervyn Silva, Business Development Manager at NHS Bradford and Airedale was elected as […]

Students Day 2013

A joint student event organised by the Association of Professional Sri Lankans in the UK (APSL) and the Association of Sri Lankan Students UK (ASLS), was held on the 19th October 2013 at the Sri Lanka High Commission, London. The main objective of the event was to welcome the new intake of Sri Lankan students […]

Ask the Lawyer Event

‘Ask the Lawyer’ Event 26th January 2013, at the Sri Lankan High Commission, London “Ask the Lawyer” Event at the Sri Lanka High Commission, organised by the Association of Professional Sri Lankans, (“APSL”) in association with the Sri Lankan Solicitors Network in the UK (SLSN) After a very successful “Ask the Expert” Series  two years ago, APSL […]

Festival of Cricket 2013 Photos

APSL had a stall at the “Festival of Cricket” event held on 28th July 2013 in London. It was the 25th Anniversary of this famous Sri Lankan annual event and APSL was proud to be part of it. The stall was visited by many interested to know more about the association, resulting in more new memberships.. APSL should continue to take part […]

APSL donation to Meththa Foundation

Dr. Andrew Nayagam making the APSL donation of £1150 to Dr. Bandara Panagamuwa, the founder of the Meththa foundation   APSL has been supporting and sponsoring various charities. In keeping with this principle, APSL raised funds for the Meththa Foundation – UK. The Meththa Foundation’s objective is to provide artificial limbs to people in need, […]

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