To be the eminent Provincial Irrigation Department in 2025.
Developing and maintaning irrigation systems in high-quality resulting an attractive environment through the optimum utilization of modern technology, good governance and environment friendliness, Water supply for Agriculture, Controlling of Sea water intrusion, Managing water resources in a way which would minimize the damages occur due to flood, maximize the benefits receive to beneficiaries including farmers and maximize the contribution to the national economy
The newly appointed Southern Provincial Director of Irrigation, Eng. L. I. Ramanayaka, assumed duties on 17th May 2022
The new Weed Harvester was deployed to remove the aquatic vegetation in Kopath wewa, which was completely overgrown with invasive aquatic plants. The new Weed Harvester was a very efficient tool for removing invasive aquatic plants.
The Weed Harvester machine purchased by the Southern Provincial Irrigation Department for the purpose of removing invasive aquatic plants launched its first journey on 2nd of February 2022 in Kopath wewa in Beliatta in Hambantota district. The Hon. Governor, Southern Province graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
Model for name board proposed to be constructed at irrigation tanks maintained by Southern Provincial Irrigation Department.
Spatial database of Southern Provincial Irrigation Department which is the biggest spatial database so much ever Sri Lanka was ceremonially disclosed on 23rd March 2019.
Southern Provincial Irrigation Department was awarded by a 3rd place in National Productivity Award 2018 on 26th March 2019 at BMICH. it was the first time we presented for National Productivity Competition