WhatsApp Image 2021-03-16 at 14.37.23
Attorney General's Department of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

The Attorney General is the Chief Legal Advisor to the Government. In that capacity he advises the Government, Government Departments, Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in respect of all legal matters. He conducts prosecutions in criminal cases and appears on behalf of the Government, Government Departments, Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in any Court or Tribunal.

The Attorney General plays an important role with regard to criminal matters and in certain instances acts in a quasi-judicial manner. He renders advise, either upon advice being sought or on his own initiative to State Departments, public officers, officers of the Police and other armed forces and officers in Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in respect of any criminal matter of importance or complexity.

WhatsApp Image 2021-03-16 at 14.37.23
Attorney General's Department of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka.

The Attorney General is the Chief Legal Advisor to the Government. In that capacity he advises the Government, Government Departments, Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in respect of all legal matters. He conducts prosecutions in criminal cases and appears on behalf of the Government, Government Departments, Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in any Court or Tribunal.

The Attorney General plays an important role with regard to criminal matters and in certain instances acts in a quasi-judicial manner. He renders advise, either upon advice being sought or on his own initiative to State Departments, public officers, officers of the Police and other armed forces and officers in Statutory Boards and Public Corporations in respect of any criminal matter of importance or complexity.

News and Announcements

Opening of the New Building of the Attorney General’s Department

The newest addition to the infrastructure of the Attorney General’s Department was declared open by the Hon. Prime Minister, Mahinda Rajapakse.

Attorney General’s Department contributes to the President’s COVID-19 Fund

The Healthcare and Social Security Fund established by the Cabinet of Ministers is a key resource in controlling COVID-19 in Sri Lanka.

Opening of the New Bungalow in Mannar

A new official bungalow for representatives of the Attorney General serving in the Courts of Mannar was declared open by the Attorney General Dappula de Livera on the 24th of March 2020.

News and Announcements

Opening of the New Building of the Attorney General’s Department

The newest addition to the infrastructure of the Attorney General’s Department was declared open by the Hon. Prime Minister, Mahinda Rajapakse.

Attorney General’s Department contributes to the President’s COVID-19 Fund

The Healthcare and Social Security Fund established by the Cabinet of Ministers is a key resource in controlling COVID-19 in Sri Lanka.

Opening of the New Bungalow in Mannar

A new official bungalow for representatives of the Attorney General serving in the Courts of Mannar was declared open by the Attorney General Dappula de Livera on the 24th of March 2020.