Sinhala (Sri Lanka)Tamil (Sri Lanka)
  • New Chairman Rear Admiral (Rtd) Rohan Perera assumed duty offcialy on 05.01.2016

  • Marine Symposium - Why we need Sustainable fishery management in Sri Lanka? Plenary speech by Prof. Ruchira Cumaranatunga

  • Marine Symposium -Issues related to sensitive marine ecosystem management in Sri Lanka, Plenary speech by Dr. K.Arulananthan

  • Second Marine Symposium, Key note address by Dr.Ananda Mallawatantri

  • National Beach Cleaning Main Programme 19 Sep 2015

The Marine Environment Protection Authority is the apex body established by the Government of Sri Lanka, under the Marine Pollution Prevention Act No. 35 of 2008, with the sole responsibility to prevent, control, and manages the pollution of Sri Lanka's Marine Environment

News & Events

New Chairman Appointed for MEPA His Excellency the President Maithreeplala Sirisena has appointed Rear Admiral (Rtd) Rohana Perera RSP,VSV,USP as the ne... Read more
The Second National Symposium on Marine Environment SECOND NATIONAL MARINE SYMPOSIUM ON MARINE ENVIRONMENT 18TH & 19TH NOVEMBER 2015 Sri Lanka s present development activi... Read more
Beach Cleaning National Programme SriLanka National Beach Cleaning Programme 2015 19th Sep. Western Beaches Kalutara, Colombo, Gampah... Read more
Sri Lanka Celibrated World Ocean Day 2015 World Ocean Day 2015 For ages, the oceans have taken care of us. However, our ocean and its resources are deteriorating... Read more
MARPOL Annex VI Workshop MARPOL Annex VI Workshop A regional workshop aimed at boosting ratification and implementation of MARPOL Annex VI requi... Read more
All Island School Poster, Prose and Poetry Competition on All Island School Poster, Prose and Poetry Competition on “Marine Protection for the Blue Ocean that Blooms Bl... Read more
World Oceans Day 2015   In 2008, the United Nations General Assembly decided that, as from 2009, 8 June would be designated by the United Nat... Read more
MEPA New website Marine Environment Protection Authority new website has developed with Information and Communication Technology Agency o... Read more