Hire contractors in Sri Lanka

Hiring contractors in Sri Lanka? Rippling can help you onboard and pay Sri Lankan contractors in a single system. In just a few clicks, you can localize onboarding, provision IT and app access, and run payroll for your contractors in Sri Lanka—while staying compliant with local laws. 

Avg Time to Hiring

Less than 5 minutes



Time Zone

GMT+5:30 (Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte)

Ready to hire a contractor in Sri Lanka?

Book a 30-minute demo to see how Rippling can help you hire and onboard a contractor in Sri Lanka in under 90 seconds.

at a glance

Hiring contractors in Sri Lanka can be a rollercoaster

Hiring contractors in Sri Lanka can be overwhelming, especially when it comes to navigating the regulations set forth by the Department of Labour. Three tests, including the economic reality test, help employers determine the correct classification of their workers. With Rippling, you can pass these tests with flying colors, keep your workforce compliant, and avoid legal consequences.


Support your Sri Lankan contractors right out of the box with Rippling

Simplified Onboarding

Onboard contractors in Sri Lanka in 90 seconds

Rippling makes it incredibly easy to set up your Sri Lankan contractors. Adapt everything—from contractor data fields and documents to currencies—based on their work location, comply with local laws using built-in consulting agreement templates, and provision app access with a few clicks.

Global Workforce Management

Seamlessly transition contractors to employees

As your business grows, your workforce needs change. You can easily transition a contractor to an employee in minutes while preserving any historical data. Hire and pay via Rippling EOR, or pay them through your own entity with Rippling Global Payroll.


Set up and manage your Sri Lankan contractors’ IT needs

Give contractors access to apps like Google Workspace and Slack with a few clicks—and remove it just as easily at the end of their contracts. You can increase security by enforcing multi-factor authentication and even set up workflows to automatically alert you of any suspicious login activity.

Contractor Compensation

Easily pay Sri Lankan contractors in LKR

Set payments in USD or their local currency, and easily pay all contractors in a single pay run, no matter where they are located. And if you need to pay someone off-cycle for a late invoice or add in a reimbursement? Rippling can take care of that.