Welcome to
Architects Registration Board

Architects Registration Board (ARB) was established by Parliament in 1996 to regulate the architects’ profession in Sri Lanka. Our work in regulating architects ensures that good standards within the profession are consistently maintained for the benefit of the public and architects alike. ARB registers under 3 categories, viz. Chartered Architects, Architects, & Architectural Licentiates.


Architects Portal

For all what you need to know about the practice of architecture


Register of Architects

Only people in our Register are legally entitled to use the tile Architect in business or practice.


Public Portal

To assist the public on matters relating to the profession.


About Us

Architects Registration Board is established under the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects (Amendment) Act No,14 of 1996 to make legal provisions for qualified persons to Practice the Profession of Architecture in Sri Lanka.

Those who have qualified in the field of Architecture with recognized qualifications and who wish to practice the Profession of Architecture should register with  the Architects Registration Board annually.

Particulars of registrants are published annually by two Extraordinary Gazettes in January and July each year.

The Registrants of the ARB are provided with an Official Rubber Stamp (Seal) and only registrants are eligible to use the Seal  issued by the ARB. 

Contact Us

Architects Registration Board 120/7, Vidya Mw., Colombo - 07

Tel: +94 112689900 / +94 112689888 / +94 112689777
E.mail: arb@sltnet.lk / Website : www.arb.lk