Department of Buildings (DB)

The Department of Buildings which was founded as the Government Works Department in the year 1849 was established as an “A” grade department in 1969 and with the abolition of the Government Works Department, it is considered as the sole authority and consultancy institution in the field of construction of government buildings.
With 07 district engineer offices, it renders an immense service in the construction of buildings in the public sector across the island through architectural and engineering designs, maintenance, project management and provision of technical instructions.
It was awarded ISO 9001:2008 quality certification


Department of Buildings
2nd Floor,
Sri Lanka.
+94 11 2862917 / 2862921 / 2862922 / 2889456