Mineral Tax

Mineral tax is charged under section 9 of the Finance (Supplementary Provisions) Statute of the Central Province No. 03 of 1996.

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Stamp Duty

Stamp Duty is charged under section 37 of the Finance Statute of the Central Province No.17 of 1990.

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Pawn Brokers Licence

Issuing annual licence to the existing pawn broker businesses and registration of new pawn broker businesses under the Statute No.4 of 2014 .

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Welcome the Department of provincial Revenue of Central provincial council

The Department of provincial Revenue of Central provincial council was established according to the legal framework of number 17 of 1990, Finance statute passed by Central provincial Council, within the legal provisions granted by the Constitution of Democratic Socialist republic of Sri Lanka, and it is functioning under the supervision of Hon. Chief Minster as Finance Minister and the Chief Secretary as the Chief Accounting Officer of the Central Provincial Council.

Core objective of the department is to collect financial resources required for the betterment of general public in the province, as taxes and duties, by productively administrating the revenue sources given to provincial council in 13th amendment of the constitution, and maintain an updated formal procedure for the same.

Our services are Educating general public about Taxes and Duties, giving advices, providing required forms and vouchers for paying Taxes and Duties.

Our Theme

Obtain the prescribed taxes gently from public without discommoding them; just as gentle as a bee that collects pollen from a flower.

Our Vision

Highest Contribution to the Improvement of Revenue of the Central Province

Our Mission

To improve the Living standard of the general public in the province, through the development of  revenue of the Central Province, by Collecting Revenue in accordance with the legislated Sources of revenue, and Getting Information regarding Tax payable individuals, and Proceeding with Transparently, Justifiable and Equitable manner

Our Achievement

Parliament of Sri Lanka In recognition of outstanding performance archived in the Evaluation Programme of the Committee on the Public Accounts Financial Year 2017

Citizen Charter

The charter is the declaration of commitment to superiority in service to customers of the department.


Department given valuation of the property for stamp duty purpose before attestation of the deed.

RTI-Right To Information