Malwatte EPP Profile


Western Province, Gampaha District, Attanagalla Divisional Secretariat

Year of Commencement


Distance from Colombo

42 km

Total Extent

123 Acres

Industrial Area

67.84 Acres

Worker Population

10436 (Female: 6838, Male:3598)

Specialization of Zone

Greenery Zone located at Gampaha district near to the Colombo Kandy Highway and close proximity to Colombo Kandy Expressway, accommodating enterprises from different sectors.

Zone Information 

  • Location

Western Province, Gampaha District, Attanagalla Divisional Secretariat

  • Transport

Common bus and other heavy  vehicles parking facility, Public Transport facility. 

  • Area

13.27 Ha (32.80 Acres)

  • Environmental

Common Sewerage Treatment Plant capacity up to 450 m3/day, Greenery Environment.

  • Access

Asphalt concrete surfaced road access available to all plots

  • Security & Fire Services

Security lighting and Chain link fencing, 24hrs X 07 days security and Fire Service

  • Communication Facilities

300 lines for local calls, IDD, and facsimile, Internet facilities

  • Water

200 m3 /day

  • Power Availability


  • Centralized

Administrative building and cafeteria 

Land Premium

US $30,000 (Minimum Rate / Period of lease – 50 years)

Ground Rent

US $ 4660 per acre per annum

Water Charges

Rs. 75.00 per m3 + Monthly Service Charge

Waste Water Charges

Rs.17.00 per cubic meter

Core Infrastructure
  • Asphalt concreted internal road network
  • Common Waste Water Treatment Plant capacity up to 450 m3/day
  • Potable water through NWS & DB / 200 m3/day) & individual tube wells
  • Dedicated Grid Sub-Station (4 MVA)
  • Telecommunication (Telephone, e-mail, Internet, Wi-Fi)
Supporting Infrastructure
  • Business: Banks, insurance, post offices are located at Nittambuwa town within 03 kms.
  • Quality of life/Recreational: Cafeteria, Library, Horagolla National Park within close proximity.

Services Provided by BOI

  • Cargo Verification
  • Advisory service & guidance on industrial relations
  • 24 X 7 fire service with firefighting, monitoring & advisory services
  • 24 X 7 overall security coverage
  • Environment monitoring, advisory services

Services Provided by other State Agencies

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Available commercial facilities

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Average current market salary scales for following positions in manufacturing sector in BOI Enterprises (As at November 2020)
 In Western ProvinceIn Other Provinces
  (184.31 – ER) (184.31-ER)
Factory Plant Level
Technical (Non Executive)40,000.00217.0035,000.00189.89
Technical (Executive)45,000.00244.1540,000.00217.02
Senior Manager250,000.001356.40200,000.001085.12
Office / Administrative Level
Office Aide18,000.0097.6016,000.0086.80
Clerical & Allied30,000.00162.7625,000.00135.64
Senior Manager175,000.00949.48150,000.00813.84

Mr. R A P K Ranasinghe

Senior Deputy Director (Malwatta EPP)

Telephone :  033-2296620

Mobile       :  077- 2375431