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Services Implemented

  • New registration process was simplified.
  • Online access to the computer network of the Customs Department was acquired to obtain additional Customs information required for new registration of vehicles.
  • Computer programs were modified to print the transfer date and the date of issue of the duplicates on the Vehicle Registration Certificate.
  • A data-base was formed containing the details of Vehicle Registration Certificates and Driving Licenses which could not be delivered.
  • A tender has been called for printing Driving Licenses which have been extended temporarily.
  • Arrangements were made to introduce a new questionnaire for written test to obtain driving licenses.
  • Actions were taken to give a briefing of the Traffic Rules before the practical test for those who come for the driving test.
  • Co-ordination between the Provincial Councils and the Department of Motor Traffic was built up to issue Revenue Licenses based on the computerized data on motor vehicles.
  • Steps were taken to carry out the process of vehicle inspection and issuing weight certificates at the Werahera Office premises.
  • Three District Motor Vehicle inspection Offices were networked with the Head Office.
  • New name boards were installed in each section of the Department for easy identification. A Shramadana Campaign was conducted to clean up all the sections and the Department premises and all unnecessary stationary as well as other waste items were removed.
  • Vehicle Ownership Transferring Sections were established to transfer the ownership of vehicles on the basis of the class of vehicles.
  • Incentives were granted for the officers who contributed to speed up the Vehicle Ownership Transferring process.

Future Actions

  • To install a weighing scale at the Werahera office premises.
  • To network all District Motor Vehicle Inspection Offices which have not yet linked with the Head Office.
  • To introduce attitude development programs and conduct regular training sessions with the view of having a qualitative human resource.
  • Unpleasant working environment has been improved gradually. To arrange a proper program to remove waste in order to make it more pleasant.
  • To establish new divisions such as legal, human resources development, planning and information in order to minimize the weaknesses existing in the organizational structure.
  • To introduce amendments to the Motor Traffic Act to accommodate new developments in the transport sector.

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International Trade Aviation Services at Rathmalana Airport

Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation says that International Trade Aviation Services are to be commenced at the Rathmalana Airport.

Preliminary discussions on the commencement of services concerned was held on 07.03.2017 at the Rathmalana Airport Premises between Mr. Nimal Siripala De Silva - Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation and Mr. Musa Sammer – Minister of Tourism and Civil Aviation Of Maldives.

Ms. Sahiya Sareer – Maldives Ambassador in Sri Lanka, Mr. Abdul Haris – Managing Director of Maldives International Airlines,  Mr. Ahamed Abraham - Chief of Aircraft Operations of Maldives International Airlines , Mr. Saman Ediriweera – Chairman of Airport and Aviation (Sri Lanka) Limited and Mr. Yohan Jayaratne – Executive Director of  Airport and Aviation (Sri Lanka) Limited also took part in the discussions.

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Driver Training Instructors Are Required for Esatblising Driving Schools...

Minister Nimal Siripala De Silva said that producing technically and practically knowledgeable high quality drivers with the help of trained and licensed instructors is his expectation. The Minister expressed these views at the Annual Meeting of Sri Lanka  Driving School Owner’s Association held at the BMICH on 08.03.2017.

This occasion was graced by a large number of people including the Deputy Minister – Mr Ashok Abesinghe and Commissioner of Motor Traffic –  Mr. Jagath Chandrasiri.

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Bandaranayake International Airport was declared opened...(2017.04.06)

Bandaranayake International Airport (BIA) that was closed for about three months for overlaying of runway during day time was declared opened for operations by Hon. Nimal Siripala De Silva -  Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation on 06.04.2017.

This project was conducted by Kethik Company of China under the consultancy of  National Aero Technology International Company of Netherland at a cost Rs. 7.2 billion.

This occasion was graced by a large number of dignitaries including Hon. Ashok Abesinghe – Deputy Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation, Officers of such Ministry, Ministers and Diplomats.

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International Civil Aviation Organization Air Services ...(2017.12.06)

The Inaugural session of International Civil Aviation Organization Air Services Negotiation conference – 2017 was held on 04th December 2017 at BMICH in Colombo. The conference was declared open by Hon. Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva and Deputy Minister Hon. Ashok Abeysinghe also participated.

Mr. Ananda Wimalasiri, Chairman of the Civil Aviation Authority handed over the special edition of ‘GUWANSARA’ magazine to the Minister at the session.

The Secretary, Mr.G.S.Withanage and Director General of the Civil Aviation Authority also attended.

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