The Finance Division ensures to provide all financial related functions required to drive the Mission of the National Water Supply & Drainage Board while ensuring financial accountability and transparency. The Finance Division has the responsibility to introduce sound internal control system over their day to day operations through planning, organizing, accounting and controlling. Duty of Finance Division is to ensure that the NWSDB is governed and operated in the best interest of the NWSDB and its stakeholders in compliance within the regulatory framework. The initiation to implement the tailor made accounting system to the NWSDB has created the opportunity for timely recording and presenting of Financial Statements while catering to the requirements of IFRS and best practices. It is headed by the Addl. General Manager (Finance). Under his purview, there are two Deputy General Managers and Five Assistant General Managers to assist him with other Accountants.

Objectives :

To manage the funds efficiently and effectively while improving a sound financial system with accountability and transparency.

Key Functions:

• Financial operation & administration
• Treasury Management
• Financial Reporting & Compliance
• Financial planning, Budgetary controls and cost control
• Management Accounting
• Management of Special Projects 

 Financial Publications & Statements Click Here......


Finance Division consists of the following sections. The Chief Accountants supervise several sections where each section is headed by an Accountant.

 Service  Responsible Chief Accountant
 Salaries & Wages/Loans & Subsistence  Chief Accountant (Salaries  & Wages)
 Financial Accounting  Chief Accountant(Final Accounts)
 General Payments  Chief Accountant(O&M)
Supplier Payments
Revenue & Collections  Chief Accountant( Capital Budget)
Budgetary Control & MIS
Special Projects & Contract Payments  Chief Accountant (Projects)
Fixed Asset Management  Chief Accountant (Stores & Inventory)
Stocks & Inventory Management
Contact Details of Staff Members : 
Name  Designation
Telephone Numbers

Office Fax
 Mr.R M A S Weerasena  Additional General Manager (Finance)   2637863  2637863
 Mrs.M.M.S.Peiris  Deputy General Manager (Finance)  2625341  2623354
 Mr A G S Kumara Deputy General Manager (Costing)   2735591  2735591
 Mr M M Senaka  Asst. General Manager (Projects)  2623164  2623354
 Ms. T G Priyanka Lakmali  Asst. General Manager (Corporate Finance)
 2635911  2623354
 Ms. J S Dinuka  Asst. General Manager (Fin. Reporting)  2637133  2623354
Mr M Wellage Asst. General Manager (MIS)  2735581 2735591
 Mrs Shantha Sarathchandra  Chief Accountant (Stores & Inventories)  2735561  2735591
 Mr P P Thisera  Chief Accountant (Salaries & Wages)  2626813  2623354
 Mr Nimantha Wijeratne  Chief Accountant (Final Accounts)  2634646  2623354
Ms. T A G C K Ariyaratne Chief Accountant (O&M) 2623461 2623354
 Mr T G V Rathnayake  Chief Accountant (Capital Fund Management)  2625314  2623354
 Mrs D K C Pahalage  Chief Accountant (Projects)    2623354
Mr A M J Perera  Chief Accountant (Projects)    2623354
Mr W W A H Fernando  Chief Accountant (Projects)  2634631  2623354
Mrs R P Jayasinghe  Chief Accountant (Budget)  2735561  2735591


 Photos: The newly renovated Finance Division was opened by Hon. Minister of Water Supply & Drainage on 09.01.2012.
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