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Ship Husbandry Services

Maritime Service

Ship Husbandry Services in Sri Lanka


Ceyline Maritime is a leading and trusted husbandry service provider in Sri Lanka – from small vessels to large aircraft carriers; we can support any vessel calling in all ports in Sri Lanka. We can take care of everything from provisioning and waste management to land transportation and port services. When working with your vessels, we provide a complete and transparent husbandry service with reliability and flexibility.

Speedy and well-coordinated husbandry services enable fast vessel turnarounds; optimized operational efficiency through minimal time spent alongside or at anchor. We also offer port and ship-handling services, including the provision of pilots and tugs, port clearances and berths, cargo handling, and customs clearance. We can support defense vessels with husbanding and port services in all Sri Lankan ports.

As one of the most trusted husbandry agents in Sri Lanka, Ceyline Maritime delivers the best care for all your vessel’s husbandry matters in all ports in Sri Lanka. You can rely on Ceyline Maritime to look after your interests and work our local knowledge and connections to take care of your crew and deliver fuel, spares, provisions, and more – on time and within budget.

The range of marine husbanding services we can provide are extensive and can include:

  • Provision of pilots
  • Brows/fenders
  • Fresh water supply
  • Fuel and lubricants
  • Waste and sewerage removal
  • Security services
  • Communications services
  • Transportation services, including ship-to-shore transfers
  • Foreign exchange services
  • Quarantine services

Ship Husbandry Services in Sri Lanka

Ceyline Maritime is your partner in port, providing you with tailor-made solutions for all your husbandry needs. As a trusted extension of your team, we keep your port stays short and your ships on the move. Our staff will focus on cost and time-efficient solutions on your behalf. Simply put, we are where you are, whenever you need us.

With a significant amount of experience in the sector and excellent relationships with both suppliers and authorities, what we provide is not just services, it is reliability. Contact us about your vessel husbandry services and port service needs – we’ll provide you with a complete solution.

We are one of the pioneering shipping agents in Sri Lanka and manage operations under long-term contracts for regular callers to Ports in Sri Lanka. We also handle infrequent callers to these ports on an ad-hoc basis, which includes superyachts, naval ships, etc.

Our services include,

  • Port formalities and berthing arrangements
  • Arranging inward and outward clearance for ships
  • Undertaking crew changes and related immigration matters
  • Coordination & supervision of cargo discharging
  • Launch services
  • Supply of provision and freshwater
  • Delivery of cash to master
  • Removal and disposal of waste
  • Bunkering
  • Supply of lubricants
  • Surveys for hull, machinery, equipment, and cargo
  • Drydocking, ship repairs, and maintenance
  • Clearance & delivery of ship spares
  • Facilitate vessel layup

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We Cover All Commercial Ports in Sri Lanka

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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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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.