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SECRETARY

Mr.R.Varatheeswaran

Secretary

Ministry of Local Government
Kandy Road,
Kaithady,
Sri Lanka

Tel: +94-21-205 7110
Fax: +94-21-205 7120
Mobile:077694 4144
Email:cmininp@gmail.com

Vision

“Achievement of Prosperity with sustainable development through Good Governance”.

Mission

“Create and sustain the conducive and administrative environment, legal framework and Good Governance and Development to ensure norms and standards of social development of people of Northern Province.”

Objectives

  • Institutional capacity development and good governance.
  • To provide best environment and opportunities for the people to achieve a standard of living and social status.
  • Coordination and monitoring of the activities of the agencies under the ministry.
  • Issuing guidelines and instructions to the agencies under the ministry.
  • Strengthened institutions with physical and human resources.
  • Improved small & medium scale infrastructure facilities and community development.

Subjects and Functions

  • Ensure efficient and effective office administration and effective financial management of the ministry.
  • Ensure the establishment matters such as appointment, confirmation, transfer, disciplinary and retirement of departmental staff under purview of the ministry.
  • Functioning as chief accounting officer for the departments under the ministry.
  • Coordination and facilitation of Tourism Bureau and Road Passengers’ Transport Authority of Northern Province.
  • Preparation and implementation of PSDG, CBG & Line Agencies works of the ministry.
  • Guiding to prepare the annual implementation plan for all source of funds under the institutions of the ministry and monitoring the implementation.
  • Ensure the implementation of the provision under the national audit act.
  • Coordinating the matters of local authorities referred by the commissioner of local government with Hon. Minister / Hon. Governor.
  • Preparation draft statute according to the portfolio.

 National Policy Priorities and Strategies

  • Development of Physical Resources.
  • Sustainable Environmental Management.
  • People Centric Economic Development.
  • Disciplined, Law Abiding and Values based society.
  • New Constitution that fulfills the People’s wishes.

Contact Details

Postal Address : A9 Road, Kaithady, Jaffna

General Telephone: 021-205 7171

Fax No. : 021-205 7120

e-mail: cmininp@gmail.com

DesignationNameDirectMobile/ Res.e-Mail
SecretaryMr. R.Varatheeswaran021-205711077694 4144cmininp@gmail.com
Director PlanningMr. S.Sivapala021-2057114773736730s.sivapala@yahoo.com
Chief AccountantMr.S. Balarajah021-2016115718457271 
AccountantMrs.S.Nanthakumar021-2057112777164746sivamathin@gmail.com
Administrative OfficerMr.John Lowrance021-2057113775351317lawnim2007@gmail.com