Conduct scientific research & provide service for the development & sustainable utilization of living & non living aquatic resources

Colombo Seafood Festival

Marine Environmental Baseline Information Network

Fisheries Outlook

Research Reports

Nautical Charts & Maps


Links To Important Web Sites

Tender Notices


NARA Enactment

Fisheries Information Centre
Contact Number : 07 10101010


Surveying and Mapping specialist in the field of Hydrography

The National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency (NARA) is the apex national institute vested with the responsibility of carrying out and coordinating research, development and management activities on the subject of aquatic resources in Sri Lanka. The NARA is a statutory body duly established by NARA Act of No. 54 of 1981, during the past 34 years NARA conducted numerous scientific studies in the field of fisheries and aquatic resources. NARA also provides services for development and sustainable utilization of living and non-living aquatic resources.