Right To Information

Right To Information From Sri Lanka Social Security Board

In compliance with the Right to Information (RTI) Act, No: 12 of 2016, Sri Lanka Social Security Board wish to enhance transparency and accountability of its activities by ensuring compliane to the rights and of access to information.

How to request information

A citizen who wishes intend to request for informations of Sri Lanka Social Security Board shall make a request either in writing to the Information Officer specifying the particulars of the information requested for or filling in and handing over Form RTI 01 to the Information Officer. In the event of inability to make the request in writing, the person may make the request orally to the Information Officer in person.

How to appeal to the Designated Officer

Any citizen can appeal in the event of ;

  • refusing a request for information,
  • refusing access to the information,
  • refusing to provide information in the form requested,
  • non-compliance with the time frames specified by the Act,
  • granting of incomplete, misleading or false information,
  • charging an excessive fees or
  • having reasonable grounds to believe that information has been deformed, destroyed or misplaced to prevent access

may prefer an appeal to the Designated Officer by filling a Form using the format provided in RTI 10, within fourteen days from the occurrence of such ground on which the appeal is sought to be made. ensuring compliance.

Designated Officer


General Manager

No,18,Rajagiriya Road,
Tele No:+94 112886581
Fax:+94 112886581
Mobile:+94 715909040

Information Officer

Mrs.Kalhari De Silva

Deputy General Manager
(Social Security)

No,18,Rajagiriya Road,Rajagiriya
Tele No:+94 112886582
Fax:+94 112886582

Ms.W.Shamila Fernando

Assistant General Manager (Finance)

No,18,Rajagiriya Road,Rajagiriya
Tele No:+94 11 2889209
Fax:+9411 286583
Email : agm.finance@ssb.gov.lk

Mrs.Dayani Pushpalatha


No,18,Rajagiriya Road,Rajagiriya
Tele No:+94 112886584
Fax:+94 112886584
Email : mgr.admin@ssb.gov.lk

Important Links
  1. Right to Information Act, No: 12 of 2016 – Sinhala – English – Tamil
  2. Gazette Extra Ordinary No: 2004/66 – Sinhala– English – Tamil
  3. Gazette Extra Ordinary No: 2006/43 (Amendments to Gazette Extra Ordinary No: 2004/66) – Sinhala– English – Tamil
Annual Reports of Right to Information

How to contact the RTI Commission

Address :

Right to Information Commission
Rooms No 203-204, Block 2,
BMICH, Bauddhaloka Mawatha,
Colombo 07

Contact Numbers:

011 2691007 – Director General
011 2691625 – Administration Division
011 2691628 – Leagal Division

Chairman and Commissioners of the Right to Information Commission

Retired Judge Upali Abeyrathna (Chairman)
Retired Judge P. R. Walgama (Member of Commission)
Senior Attorney Miss. Kishali Pinto Jayawardane (Member of Commission)
Attorney Jagath Liyanarachchi (Member of Commission)