• You must read carefully the section on Author Guidelines and prepare your manuscript accordingly.

• Your manuscript should be accompanied by a cover letter with the following declarations:

o The manuscript has not been published elsewhere nor submitted to another Journal for consideration for publication.

o If the manuscript is accepted for publication, the authors agree to transfer copyright to the College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka
• Manuscripts are only accepted online through the portal of Sri Lanka journals online (SLJOL) hosted by the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP). Visit and select the Journal of College of Community Physicians of Sri Lanka (JCCPSL).

• To submit a manuscript, you must first be registered in our Editorial Manager system using an existing or newly created username and password.

• Next, choose the ‘Start Submission’ link and follow the five-step article submission process which is a simple and self-guided process.