This company has no active jobs
The Department of Sports Development is the institution which performs a major function for the development of sports in Sri Lanka. In 1966 a sports section was established under the Ministry of Nationalized Services, and considering the importance of responsibility of sports for development of human resources. The Department of Sports Development was established in 1968. In 1970, it was brought under the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Sports. Then it was come under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in 1989 and in 1996 it was promoted as a “Grade A” Department. In 2000 it was purview under the Ministry of Tourism and Sports, and in 2003 it came under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. In 2004 came under the Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs and in 2007 it came under the Ministry of Sports and Public Recreation. From April 2010 up to now it was brought under the Ministry of Sports and it plays a great role in the progress of sports field in Sri Lanka. To carry out this enormous obligation, mission and vision of this department is conveyed as mentioned below.