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P & I Club Representation

Maritime Service

P & I Club Representation in Sri Lanka


Ceyline Maritime Services (Pvt) Ltd offers a range of legal expertise for P & I clubs and H & M underwriters. Representing International Group P & I Club for over a decade, Ceyline Maritime is a recognized leader in the Protection & Indemnity (P & I) and Hull & Machinery (H & M) Correspondent field, providing 24/7 incident and claims handling as well as surveying and medical assistance services.

It handles a vast array of shipping and admiralty matters and specializes in rem actions/ship arrests as well as cargo claims and vessel mortgage enforcement proceedings. It is also rated for its skill at handling salvage and ground handling disputes. In addition, Ceyline Maritime is a known name for its advice on other issues such as vessel collisions, fire and cargo conflicts, and the purchase, appraisement, and the sale/registration of vessels.

Our P&I team of experienced, dedicated claims handlers with considerable legal and technical expertise are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year round, to attend to incidents promptly and proactively. In addition, their excellent relationships with local authorities, port officials, terminals, and receivers are vital in helping to expedite the handling of cases to reduce exposure and bring about the timely and equitable settlement of claims.

Also, we cover the following areas as well.

  • 24/7 Services are available
  • Meets all relevant local & international regulatory requirements
  • Cargo Damage Claims
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Crew injury/death
  • Dispute resolution
  • Intellectual property claims
  • Labour and employment
  • Lead counsel
P & I Club Representation in Sri Lanka

As a leading P & I correspondent in Sri Lanka, Ceyline Maritime has represented International Group P & I Clubs by providing 24/7 incident and claims handling and surveying services. We are listed on all the 13 International Group Clubs, Fixed Premiums Clubs, and H&M Insurers in the Middle East region. When something goes wrong on board a ship during a port call that could lead to a claim, such as cargo damage, crew injury/death, contact damage, collision, or pollution, a speedy response is critical from an effective P & I correspondent.

Time is of the essence to ensure the entire investigation, documentation, and analysis of any claim to assess and minimize any financial exposure resulting from the incident. At Ceyline Maritimes, we assure the best P & I correspondent services to our clients.

Contact Us

We Cover All Commercial Ports in Sri Lanka

Contact Us

Colombo (Head Office)

No 01, Alfred House Avenue,
Colombo 00300.


07th Floor, Hambantota Maritime Center, Mirijjawila, Hambantota.


No 348, Ceyline Maritime Services PVT Ltd, Galle Road, Megalle.


No.01, Thulasipura,

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Ceyline P & I Club Representation?

Mr.Sanka Silva

+94 76 973 0522

Ms. Enoka

+94 777 420 206

Maritime Services FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the ports under Sri Lanka Ports Authority?

Sri Lanka Ports Authority (SLPA) is the state-owned operator of major commercial ports in Sri Lanka. Founded in 1979, SLPA currently operates ports in Colombo, Galle, Hambantota, Kankesanthurai, Oluvil, Point Pedro, and Trincomalee.

Is Sri Lanka now Open for foreign national crew changes?

Yes. Sri Lanka is now open for a foreign national crew change with the assistance and preview of the Sri Lankan government and PPP. (Private Public Partnership) Vessels arriving in Sri Lanka after cargo discharged/load or bunkering at any seaport in India are allowed for a crew change.

However, if any vessel entering after embarking Seafarers in India, then crew disembarkation in Sri Lanka will not be permitted.

All seafarers can arrive or depart only via charter flights, and foreign crew embarkation & disembarkation via commercial flights are still NOT permitted in Sri Lanka.

All seafarers must carry out PCR tests at the respective Isolation Centers (ICs) on arrival and be permitted to leave to join ship or flight only after receiving a negative PCR report.

No Shore Passes will be issued.

Are there any restrictions on the crew who embarked from COVID -19 high-risk countries or specific nationalities?

Unfortunately, commercial flights are yet to commence from Sri Lanka. Special Charter flights are operating from Manila / Doha to and from Sri Lanka, allowing the seafarer movement.

Are commercial flights available to / from Sri Lanka?

Unfortunately commercial flights are yet to be operated from , to Sri Lanka. Special Charter flights are operating from, to Manila / Doha to, from Sri Lanka allowing the seafarer movement.

Can Provisions supply be arranged in Sri Lanka at any port?

Yes. All ports and OPL in Colombo, Trincomalee, Hambantota, and Galle Port

What are the Ports where CMS Operates?

All major ports in Sri Lanka. Colombo, Galle, Trincomalee and Hambantota.