Our mission is to be strategic Planner for all the activities of this Ministry and to be the ambassador for all the foreign funded projects executed by the Ministry by way of planning, monitoring, coordinating and evaluating the project activities through a service oriented approach while providing efficient IT platform for all the divisions and connected stakeholders.

Key Objectives

  • To support Local Authorities in Sri Lanka to deliver services and Local infrastructure in a responsive and accountable manner.     
  • To increase mobility and enhance the quality of living standards of the rural communities.
  • To improve the connectivity in the Provinces by improving of Provincial and Rural Roads and Bridges.
  • To provide improved better infrastructure facilities & services to the public specially, drinking water for CKD areas while uplifting the Local Authorities from the present backwardness.
  • To Improve Urban Environment and better public health for Urban and Suburban residents through improved marine and inland water quality and a resulting improvement in hygiene and sanitary condition.
  • To promote the effective and sustainable management of the irrigation infrastructure, and to achieve sustainable improvement of water and land productivity.
  • To enhance access to quality of primary and secondary education to provide a foundation for the knowledge-based economic and social development of the country.
  • To upgrade the standards of performance of the public health system and enable it to better respond to the challenges of malnutrition and non - communicable diseases.

Key Activities

  • To prepare Annual Action Plan and the Strategic Plan of the Ministry and submit to other institutes.
  • To identify future project proposals as per the development policy framework of the government, prepare reports and obtain approval.
  • To accomplish all the functions related to sustainable development Goals.
  • Preparation of progress reports of the Ministry monthly, quarterly and annually and submit to other relevant institutes.
  • Holding ministerial progress review meetings..
  • Preparation of Annual Performance Report and the report inclusive of performance and future plans and present to committee stage on budget of the parliament.
  • Organization and conduct of workshops.
  • Preparation of Annual Performance Report.