About Us

Vision of the Department

A prosperous country with safe water & Sanitation

Who We Are?

The Department Was estamilished in 2005 under the Special Cabinet Approval of "----" for the Upliftment of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation of Sri Lanka.

Mission of the Department

"Executing Community Water schemes & Sanitation Development, Community Water Organizations empowerment & Regulation, Water Sources conservation, Department Capacity Development with the due participation of all relevant stakeholders maintaining transparency as a main partner in the great task of creating a prosperous Sri Lanka"

What We Do?

  • Provide Support to the CBOs for Effective management of rural Water Supply schemes.
  • Facilitate improvement of existing Rural water & Sanitation facilities.
  • Capacity Building of Community based organizations
  • Plan, design and support implementation of new Rural Water Supply Systems and rehabilitation of current systems