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Incorporation Act

The Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists (Incorporation) Act (No. 4 of 1992)

Enshrined within the legislative framework of Sri Lanka, the Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists (Incorporation) Act (No. 4 of 1992) stands as a testament to the nation’s commitment to preserving its rich cultural heritage and historical legacy. Enacted in 1992, this pivotal legislation laid the foundation for the establishment of the Sri Lanka Council of Archaeologists, a body dedicated to the safeguarding, research, and promotion of the country’s archaeological treasures.

With a profound reverence for the past and a keen eye for the future, the Incorporation Act embodies the spirit of collaboration and cooperation among archaeologists, scholars, policymakers, and custodians of heritage sites. It signifies a concerted effort to harness collective expertise and resources in pursuing archaeological excellence and cultural stewardship.

Download the Act (Sinhala)