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Obtaining Trade Permit for Sand and Exportable Mineral

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  • Be a Sri Lankan
  • A foreigner who invests in Sri Lanka (having a registered company in Sri Lanka)
  • Should not be a government officer.
  • Should not be a mentally retarded, disable, or a person convicted by a court of law.

Process of Submitting Application

Places from where Application can be Obtained

  • Head office
  • Divisional office

Fees Payable for Obtaining Application

Time at which Application should be Submitted

During working hours.

Fees Payable for Obtaining the Service

Fees payable depends on the type of permit for sand and exportable mineral

Time taken to Provide the Service (Ordinary Service and Priority Service)

A period of 2 week.

Supporting Documents Required

  1. Deed of land
  2. Plan of storage facilities in land
  3. Permit for excavation sand excavation

Officers in Charge of the Service

Designation Name Division Telephone Fax E-mail
Deputy Director (Excavation)


De Silva

Excavation +94-11-2886270 +94-11-2886269
Registrar - - - - -
Assistant Registrar - - - - -
Engineer, excavation - - - - -

Exception of Instances Out Side the above Requirement and Special Information.

Format of Application

Filled Application Form

Organization Information

Geological Survey and Mines Bureau

No 569

Epitamulla Road




Mr. T. Dhanayake
Telephones:+94 11 2886289/2886290/2887820/2887821/2887822/2887823
Fax Nos:+94 11 2886273

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Last Updated On: 2023-03-15 08:48:55
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