How to Buy Bitcoin in Sri Lanka

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Bitcoin in Sri Lanka

Step 1

Join Coinmama

Use the following button for creating an account at Coinmama.

Supply an email address, pick out a username, and select a strong, secure password.

The infrastructure and website of Coinmama is secure and fast, so you're personal data is kept safe.

Step 2

Verify your identity


In order to buy (BTC) Bitcoin with USD or EUR, you have to provide your date of birth, country, phone number and name as well as extra support documents verifying your identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like National identity card (front + back), Passport or Drivers license and sometimes as well Proof of Residence Document like Payroll statement -or- Official salary document from employer, Insurance statement, Residence certificate or Tax document.


The reason for this strict verification is to avert identity fraud or theft.

Step 3

Start ordering Bitcoin by depositing EUR or USD


Funding your account with fiat currencies, like EUR or USD for swaping can be done distinct ways, including SWIFT, SEPA and domestic wire transfers or creditcard.

The option you select will be based on your preference and location.

Immediately after your fiat currency strikes your account, that amount will be converted to BTC.

Alongside your account you’ll also have access to charting tools, and 24-hour support.

For buying BTC you'll also need to have a wallet.

Congratulations! You've successfully bought and safed Bitcoin in Sri Lanka.

That's it!

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