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- National Physical Planning Department

The National Physical Planning Department (NPPD) is the successor to the Town and Country Planning Department, which was established under the provisions of the Town and Country Planning Ordinance No.13 of 1946. The amendment to the Ordinance by Act No.49 of 2000 amplified the scope of the provision in the original enactment to formulate a National Physical Planning Policy and prepare the National Physical Plan. The change of the title of the Department came in this light.

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Latest News

Preparation of Regional Physical Plan for Eastern Province

Preparation of Regional P...

Preparation of Regional Physical Plan for Eastern Province by the National Physical Planning Department (NPPD) is commenced on 01st February 2022 at Governor’s Secretariat at Batticaloa with the participation of...

Beginning of the new working year 2022

Beginning of the new work...

Mr. Sirinimal Perera ,the Secretary of the Ministry of Urban Development and Housing has been visited the National Physical Planning Department on 3rd of Januarry 2022. That was a beginning...

Updating National Physical Planning Policy and the Plan

Updating National Physica...

We are in the process of updating National Physical Planning Policy and The Plan. It was necessary to update the National Physical Planning Policy and the Plan due to the...

Pinnawala Township Development Plan

Pinnawala Township Develo...

Pinnawala Township Development Plan has been prepared under the “Gama Samaga Pilisandara” programme. Pinnawala town center is located within Imbulpe Divisional Secretariat area in Ratnapura District. Plans will be prepared...

Rassagala Township Development Plan

Rassagala Township Develo...

Rassagala Township Development Plan has been prepared under the “Gama Samaga Pilisandara” programme. Rassagala town center is located within Balangoda Divisional Secretariat area in Ratnapura District. Plans will be prepared...

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Special Projects

Lolugaswewa Township Development Project

Lolugaswewa Township Development Project

The main objective of this project is to carry out archaeological excavations in the Athulunuwara area in Anuradhapura which is...

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