The Land Survey Council of Sri Lanka is constituted under section 27 of the Survey Act No. 17 of 2002. This Act is established by repealing The Land Survey Ordinance (Chapter 458) and The Surveyors Ordinance (Chapter 108). The Council comprises of the Surveyor General as ex-officio Chairman, the Additional Surveyor General as ex-officio Vice Chairman, the director ISM ex-officio Member, three Registered Surveyors nominated by the Surveyors Institute of Sri Lanka incorporated by the incorporation Act No.22 of 1982 and one academic nominated by the University Grants Commission.
To ensure the optimal sustainable utilization of our physical natural resources for national development by maintaining the integrity of the regulatory framework for Land Surveying thereby strengthening the professional environment focusing on quality professional surveying services in a competitive global marketplace.
To ensure that the Profession of Surveying and its practices are well regulated and that those entering the profession receive education and training commensurate with the modern technological demands and ethical standards expected of the profession, so that practitioners maintain the highest standards of professional conduct.
The Council is required under section 53 of the Survey Act No. 17 of 2002 to submit an annual Report of the work done during the previous year up to 31st December to the Hon. Minister in charge of the subject of Land to be tabled in the parliment.
The membership of the Board
|Chairman||Mr. S.M.P.P. Sangakkara||Surveyor General (ex-officio)|
|Vice Chairman||Mr. S.D.P.J. Dampegama||Addl. Surveyor General (ex-officio)|
|Member||Mr. A. Dissanayaka||Director-Institute of Surveying and Mapping, Diyatalawa (ex-officio)|
|Member||Prof. N.K. Wickramarachchi||Nominee of the University Grants Commission|
|Member||Mr. N.A. Gunawardena||Nominee of the Surveyors Institute of Sri Lanka|
|Member||Mr. K.A.K.L. Edirisinghe||Nominee of the Surveyors Institute of Sri Lanka|
|Member||Mr. J.M. Wijewardana||Nominee of the Surveyors Institute of Sri Lanka|
|Vice Chairman||S.D.P.J. Dampegama||011-2508038||011-2508038||077-3870972|