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Eligibility
Industrial Promotion Act No. 46 of 1990
Under Section 02

Every person carrying on an Industrial Undertaking should register the site or location at which such Industrial Undertaking is carried on with the Registrar of Industries of the Ministry of Industrial Development
(Does not include the industries registered with the Board of Investment-Sri Lanka)

Under Section 05 & 26
The Registrar of Industries can take lega action accordance with the procedure laid down in Chapter XXIV of the Civil Procedure Code against the industries which are not registered under the Ministry of Industrial development and shall make am application to the Court of Appeal of an order prohibiting such person from carrying on such industry.

Under Section 25

The control of the following industries specified in the Act by the Government of Sri Lanka is hereby declared to be expedient in the public interest

  1. Any industry with foreign investment
  2. Any industry employing high technology
  3. Any industry producing goods for export from Sri Lanka
  4. Any industry exploring, extracting or processing minerals or non-renewable natural resources.
  5. Any industry manufacturing arms and ammunition, explosives, military vehicles and equipment, aircraft and any other military hardware.
  6. Any industry manufacturing poisons, narcotics, alcohol, dangerous drugs and toxic, hazardous and carcinogenic materials.
  7. Any industry producing currency, coins and security documents.
  8. Any industry where-
    (a) The value of capital investment in plant and equipment exceeds four million rupees; and
    (b) The number of permanent employees employed in such industry exceed fifty
  9. Any industry which is owned by the Government or by a company in which the Government holds a majority of the shares

Submission Procedure of the Application

Obtain an application form
Application for industry registration could be downloaded under the down load section of the Ministry website (www.industry.gov.lk) or collect the form at the addresses given below

Director
Research & Productivity Development
Tel: +94-11-2390938
Fax: + 94-11-2436057
E-Mail: mis@industry.gov.lk


Regional Industrial Services Centers (RISC)

Western Province
P.O.Box 570,
No:73/1,
Galle Road,
Colombo 03.
011-2391365
North Western Province
No:245 1/1,
Negombo Road,
Kurunegala.
037-2224506
Central Province
No:17/A,
George E De Silva Mawatha,
Kandy.
081-2205619
Southern Province
No: 147,
Pettigalawatta,
Cooperative Building,
Galle.
091-2234126
Sabaragamuwa Province
Paradise Industrial Estate,
Kuruwita,
Ratnapura.
045-2262344
North Central Province
No: 514/3 C,
Mithreepala Senanayaka Road,
Anuradhapura.
025-2235587
Eastern Province
Trincomalee Industrial Estate,
Monkey Bridge ,
Thambalagamuwa.
026-2222333
Uva Province
Premises of Department of Agrarian Development,
Keppetipola Road,
Badulla.
055-2225515
Northern Province
Kachcheri Premises,
Vavuniya ,
024-2226206
Batticaloa District Sub Office
Batticaloa,
065-2222248


Organization Information

Ministry of Industry & Commerce & Resettlement of Protracted Displaced Person & Cooperative Development

P.O. Box .570
No. 73/1,
Galle Road
Colombo-03


Mr. W.T.H.R. Withana
Telephones:+94 11 2 392149 / +94 11 2 392150 / +94 11 2 392154
Fax Nos:+94 11 2 449402
Email:secretary@industry.gov.lk
Website: www.industry.gov.lk

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Last Updated On: 2012-11-05 11:32:45
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