Project Objectives

The Project is envisaged to improve the infrastructure services in selected local authorities in less-developed areas of Sri Lanka. 108 Local Authorities have been identified to be improved under the Project. The project will also support the institutional strengthening of the local authorities for improved and sustainable service delivery through business process reengineering and the development of their information technology (IT) systems.

Project Components

Component I Component II Component III
Local Government Infrastructure and Service Delivery Improvement Local Government Policy Reform and Capacity Building Support Project Management and Administration Support

Project Implementation Plan

Activity 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
I Project Preparation
   ADB Board Approval
   Signing of Loan Agreement
   Loan Effectiveness
II Component 1 : LG Infrastructure Service Improvement CW & E
   Preparation of Standard Bidding Documents / Standard Formats
   Completion of Feasibility and Detailed Project Reports
   Completion of Bid document and Notification to bid
   Evaluation of Bids and award of Contracts
   Completion of works / supply
   Preparation of completion reports
III Component 2 : LG Policy Reform and Capacity Building Support
   Preparation and approval of Reform Plans and SWM action plans for all LAs
   Reform Plan implementation and Monitoring
   Recruitment of CDTA Consultants
   Completion of the BPR report
   Development of FRS for Software development for BPR initiatives
   Appointment of Consultants for Software for BPR development
   Implementation of the software and BPR recommendations in Select LAs
IV Component 3 : Project Management and Administration Support
   Staffing of PMU and SPCU
   Recruitment of PMC and PMC Support
   Recruitment of Design and Supervision Consultants and DSC Support
   Development of PPMS, GRM and GAP
   Project Completion Report
List of Contracts Awarded

     Project Map

Project at a Glance
Loan Number: Loan 2790-SRI
Asian Development Bank US$ 59.70 Million
Government of Sri Lanka US$ 9.07 Million
Total US$ 68.77 Million
  Environmental infrastructure
  Economic infrastructure
  Public health infrastructure
  Other local authority facilities


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