Under Ministry of Constructions, Engineering Services, Housing and Common Amenities
ICTAD is an organization setup by the government of Sri Lanka to develop and promote the domestic construction industry, contractors, professionals, work force. ICTAD has established itself as a recognized and important constitute of the constructions industry. Different client organization had been registering contractors during the past using different criteria. To avoid anomalies and to maintain uniformity the government decided for registered contractors centrally. In 1989 central registration scheme was started by ICTAD and it was revised in 1993, 1995 and 2008.
Registration and grading is a screening process for the capabilities of prospective contractors to determine their general ability to undertake different types and size of projects without reference to any specific contract. Registration and grading will be determined by evaluating a contractor mainly his financial capability, the technical ability with staff and plant and machinery and the experience gained in relevant field. Under this scheme the contractors are classified under 10 grades (C1 to C 10)
National Construction Association of Sri Lanka was formed in 1998. It consists of contractors in the higher echelons according to the grading of the Institute of Construction Training and Development ( ICTAD) which has categorized the main construction contractors into ten grade and specialist construction contractors into five grade according to their financial and technical ability.
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